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Lions are not a major predator for Cheetah cubs, reports the Journal of Zoology
Environmental Microbiology reports that thieving bees may spread American foulbrood (AFB) disease.
WIREs Climate Change reports on two strategies scientists can use to gain public trust
From: Conservation Letters
From: Journal of Applied Ecology
From: Geophysical Research Letters
From: Wires: Climate Change
Published to coincide with the upcoming World Entrepreneurship Forum in Singapore, Planet Entrepreneur, has highlighted the need for entrepreneurs to work with policy makers and world leaders to create a ‘New Humanism’.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the results of its 2013 author survey on open access, with over eight thousand respondents from across Wiley’s journal portfolio. The survey is a follow up to Wiley’s 2012 open access author survey and is the second such survey conducted by Wiley. This year new sections were added including research funding and article licenses.
From: Journal of Wildlife Management
From: Mammal Review
Shoppers spend over £10 billion on bananas annually and now this demand is being linked to the contamination of Central America’s crocodilians. New research, published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, analyses blood samples from spectacled caiman in Costa Rica and finds that intensive pesticide use in plantations leads to contaminated species in protected conservation areas.
Exploitation of marine fisheries often begins decades or even centuries before regular monitoring of fish stocks is undertaken, making it difficult to accurately assess the current health of fish populations in the context of their past abundance. In an article appearing in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association, Dr. Ruth H. Thurstan uses historical information to uncover a picture of the UK’s coastal environments prior to the intensification of fishing.
Newly Recorded Behaviour May Show Adaptation to Habitat Change
The incidence of a particular type of blood cancer is significantly higher in regions near facilities that release the chemical benzene into the environment. That is the conclusion of a new study published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. This and other studies like it will be critical to identifying and enacting public health policies to decrease or prevent cancer.
Pyraclostrobin, Tebuconazole, and Simazine Detected for the First Time in Wild Frog Tissue
Liu Zhenya of China’s State Grid Corporation Proposes Fundamental Approach to Resolving China’s Energy Problems in New Book
“Electrical Power and Energy in China” analyzes China's energy issues and energy strategies from the perspective of electric power
Targeted Cooling Could Offer a 50-year ‘breathing space’ for Coral Protection
Dr. Carissa Klein of Australia was awarded the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE), sponsored by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and Elsevier, on Monday by Minister Gusti M. Hatta, Indonesian Ministry of Research and Technology.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a continued increase in the proportion of its journal titles indexed in the Thomson Reuters® 2012 Journal Citation Reports (JCR), with 1,192 (approximately 77%) titles now indexed, up from 1,156 in the 2011 JCR. Wiley titles now account for the largest share of journals in 50 categories.