Deutsche Welle (Oct. 22, 2012) Biaowieza is Europe's last primeval forest. Located in eastern Poland, this national park is home to many endangered species - like the European bison.
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Reuters - Light News Video Online (Apr. 4, 2015) One hundred wood bison that had been kept in temporary pens near Shageluk, Alaska are set free. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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AFP (June 18, 2015) A group of European Bison enjoy their first taste of freedom after being released into the wild as part of a conservation effort to save the species that was almost wiped out in the twentieth ... watch video
Oct. 25, 2016 Scientists have long believed that the Isthmus of Panama emerged from the ocean three million years ago, triggering a massive interchange of species between the Americas in its wake. However, recent ... read more
Oct. 27, 2016 Global warming above 1.5°Celsius, the ideal limit set by the 2015 Paris Agreement, will change the Mediterranean region, producing ecosystems never seen throughout the last 10,000 years, a new study ... read more
Oct. 26, 2016 A new prototype of a lithium-sulphur battery -- which could have five times the energy density of a typical lithium-ion battery -- overcomes one of the key hurdles preventing ... read more
Oct. 27, 2016 If the powerhouse of the cell, mitochondria, is disrupted, stem cells in the gut suffer, researchers have discovered. The human intestinal system covers an area of approximately 300 to 500 square ... read more
Oct. 27, 2016 The ash dieback fungus could spread more quickly and affect more trees than previously expected, according to research. Scientists have discovered that asexual spores of the ash dieback fungus ... read more
Oct. 27, 2016 Crustaceans that thrive in the vastness of the open ocean have no place to hide from their predators. Consequently, many creatures that live at depths where sunlight fades to ... read more
Oct. 24, 2016 Working with dot-counting mice running through a virtual-reality maze, scientists have found that in order to navigate space rodent brains rely on a cascade of neural signals ... read more
Jan. 20, 2015 The impacts of bison overcrowding at Grand Canyon National Park are being studied by a group of university studients. Officials will include student's research findings in the environmental ... read more
Nov. 6, 2014 Many large charismatic mammals went extinct at the end of the Ice Age -- approximately 11,000 years ago, including the Steppe bison, Bison priscus. A recent find in Eastern Siberia has uncovered one ... read more
Aug. 7, 2012 Plains bison are an iconic symbol of America on everything from coins to state flags. Now scientists are exploring how the cross-breeding of bison with domestic cattle in the late 1800s may still ... read more