Amazon Deforestation = Loss of Microbial Communities

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Image from a quicklink An international team of microbiologists led by Klaus Nüsslein of the University of Massachusetts Amherst has found that a troubling net loss in diversity among the microbial organisms responsible for a functioning ecosystem is accompanying deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.

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It strikes me that this knowledge puts us in a pos... by molly cruz on Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012 at 3:12:29 PM
major (about a century ago), I continue to be fasc... by Daniel Geery on Thursday, Dec 27, 2012 at 11:36:01 AM