The 2014 Global Hunger Index, now available from the International Food Policy Research Institute, Welthungerhilfe, and Concern Worldwide, shows a steady decrease in hunger in most developing countries. Some countries, including the Democratic Republic of Congo, could not be scored within the hunger index due to a lack of data. Plantwise country, Sierra Leone, is […]
This season we are fortunate to have a local middle school science teacher taking part in our field season thanks to the PolarTREC program. This program connects educators with polar scientists to communicate the scientific method and excitement of exploration to their students. We are working with Lucy Coleman this year, who teaches in Natomas, not too far down the road from Davis.
8:00am, October 16, 2014
For flamingos that stay year-round in Camargue, France, not heading south for the winter can sometimes be deadly.Al S/Flickr (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)One of the best spots to find flamingos is in southern France. In the Camargue, some 10,000 to 15,000