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Wildfire Recovery Aided with Planting Model

Wildfire Recovery Aided with Planting Model

Wildfire Recovery Aided with Planting Model Susan Cosier California’s August Complex Fire tore through more than 1,600 square miles of forest last summer, igniting nearly every tree in its path. It was the largest wildfire in the state’s recorded history, breaking the record previously set in 2018—which had broken the one set the year before.…

Unraveling the Complex Link Between COVID and Diabetes

Unraveling the Complex Link Between COVID and Diabetes

Unraveling the Complex Link Between COVID and Diabetes Claudia Wallis When COVID-19 began its inexorable march across the planet, doctors noticed that diabetes was among the conditions that make people particularly vulnerable to the new infection. Diabetic patients are three times as likely as nondiabetics to develop a severe case of COVID and they are…

Ancient Dogs Had Complex Genetic Histories

Ancient Dogs Had Complex Genetic Histories

Ancient Dogs Had Complex Genetic Histories Eliene Augenbraun Some dog population genetics show similarities to ours, such as in the ability to digest grains, but other lineages differ.   Go to Source Author: Eliene Augenbraun {authorlink} https://static.scientificamerican.com/sciam/assets/Image/newsletter/salogo.png Scientific American Content: Global http://rss.sciam.com/ScientificAmerican-Global Science news and technology updates from Scientific American

The Science of Nerdiness

The Science of Nerdiness

The Science of Nerdiness Scott Barry Kaufman Do you get excited and energized by the possibility of learning something new and complex? Do you get turned on by nuance? Do you get really stimulated by new ideas and imaginative scenarios? If so, you may have an influx of dopamine in your synapses, but…