» As Seas Warm, Galápagos Islands Face a Giant Evolutionary Test
18/12/18 22:03 from Invasive Species
Climate change is ravaging the natural laboratory that inspired Darwin. The creatures here are on the brink of crisis.
» One of Nature’s Smallest Flowering Plants Can Survive Inside of a Duck
14/12/18 09:32 from Invasive Species
If one duckweed lands where a bird relieves itself, it’s capable of eventually creating a dense mat of duckweeds where there were none before.
» Your Children’s Yellowstone Will Be Radically Different
15/11/18 05:00 from Invasive Species
Climate change is altering America’s first national park so quickly that plants and animals may not be able to adapt.
» A Fairy Tale Set in Florida, in 10 Parts
09/11/18 11:16 from Invasive Species
Motherless twins. A magical manatee. A group of acclaimed writers — all from or living in Florida — create an exquisite corpse through America’s weirdest state.
» Beauty or Beast? Iceland Quarrels Over an Invasive Plant
11/09/18 15:46 from Invasive Species
Nootka lupine, introduced in the 1970s to control soil erosion, has spread wildly, threatening native species. But many adore its purplish blue flowers.
» How the Common Weed Has Grown on Florists (and Chefs)
28/08/18 10:59 from Invasive Species
From the flower arrangement to the plate, this is the era of the formerly unwanted plant.