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From fish harvests to cottonwood forests, organisms display evidence that species change can occur on timescales that can influence ecological processes.

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Guppies transplanted between different communities in Trinidadian streams evolved in response to changes in predation threat in just a few generations.

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image: Image of the Day: Science March Scenes

Image of the Day: Science March Scenes

By The Scientist Staff | April 24, 2017

On April 22, thousands of people took to the streets to take part in Marches for Science around the world.

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image: <em>The Scientist</em> at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017

The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017

By Bob Grant and Tracy Vence | April 23, 2017

Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.

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Science March Sights and Signs

By Bob Grant, Kerry Grens, Diana Kwon, and Tracy Vence | April 22, 2017

Thousands of people around the world gathered to show support for science today. Here’s a sampling of sights and signs from the Marches for Science in Berlin, Chicago, and Washington, DC.

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image: TS Picks: April 20, 2017

TS Picks: April 20, 2017

By Tracy Vence | April 20, 2017

March for Science edition

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image: Migratory Eels Use Magnetoreception

Migratory Eels Use Magnetoreception

By Kerry Grens | April 14, 2017

In laboratory experiments that simulated oceanic conditions, the fish responded to magnetic fields, a sensory input that may aid migration.

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image: Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science

Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science

By Jon F. Wilkins | March 23, 2017

If we are to defend science, we must stand together with the other truth-tellers, including our non-scientist colleagues.

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image: Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis

Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis

By Tracy Vence | March 22, 2017

A conversation with activist and undergraduate student Sydney Bryant

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Opinion: After We March

By Sheril Kirshenbaum | March 16, 2017

How to become—and stay—involved in science policy 

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