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From Mass Death, Life

By Steve Graff | August 15, 2017

When thousands of animals die during mass migrations, ecosystems accommodate the corpses and new cycles are set in motion.


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Researchers Track Eels on Their Cross-Atlantic Migration

By Catherine Offord | January 1, 2017

A mysterious migration is coming to light after more than a century of study.


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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | January 1, 2016

January 2016's selection of notable quotes


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Ocean Sentinels

By Elizabeth Fiedler | October 1, 2015

Researchers are struggling to understand shifts in the migratory patterns of penguins in the Southwest Atlantic.


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Capsule Reviews

By Bob Grant | June 1, 2015

How to Clone a Mammoth, The Upright Thinkers, The Thirteenth Step, and Humankind


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Cetacean Cacophony

By Chris Palmer | September 1, 2013

Seafloor seismometers record hundreds of thousands of fin whale calls, allowing marine geophysicists to track the elusive marine mammals.


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Finding the Way

By Mary Beth Aberlin | August 1, 2013

A focus on the movements of species and disciplines through space, time, and minds

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A Sense of Mystery

By Dan Cossins | August 1, 2013

Researchers from various disciplines are homing in on the mechanics of magnetoreception, an enigmatic sense that some animals use to navigate the globe.


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Book Excerpt from The Mara Crossing

By Ruth Padel | June 1, 2012

Author Ruth Padel tells the stories of John James Audubon and cellular migration in prose and verse

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image: Sohini Ramachandran: Population Tracker

Sohini Ramachandran: Population Tracker

By Megan Scudellari | June 1, 2012

Assistant Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University. Age: 30

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