Deutsche Welle (Aug. 11, 2013) With flying cameras and three-dimensional nuclear spin imaging Ulrich Schurr is studying the growth of energy crops. Rapeseed, sugar beets, China grass - these are plants which can be easily ... watch video
RightThisMinute (Feb. 2, 2015) A lioness was chilling out at the Kruger National Park after being separated from her pride. She called for them and they eventually reunited with the lady lion. It's the circle... The circle of... ... watch video
AFP (June 3, 2015) Massacred in their thousands for their ivory, Africa's elephants are flocking to Botswana, where eco-tourism and a zero-tolerance approach to poaching have created a sanctuary.
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Deutsche Welle (June 23, 2013) Leftovers from the fish industry might become a valuable raw material in the future. A German company has developed a system for recycling shrimp shells and other fish waste to create oils for the ... watch video
AP (Apr. 18, 2014) Operators of recreational businesses on western reservoirs worry that ongoing drought concerns will keep boaters and other visitors from flocking to the popular summer attractions. (April 18)
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AFP (Nov. 9, 2015) As the polar ice caps retreat due to global warming, researchers are flocking to the Arctic to catalogue the region's unique biodiversity and discover any hidden secrets before they are gone.
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Deutsche Welle (Dec. 17, 2012) Peru's northern coastline is increasingly being battered by storms and other extreme weather linked to climate change. Now together with a local financial establishment, the German Society for ... watch video
AFP (May 22, 2013) Many Argentinian apiculturists decide to leave the Pampas in a bid to maintain the production and the quality of their honey. In fact, the single-crop farming of soya, a pillar of Argentina's ... watch video
Apr. 27, 2016 Rainwater may play an important role in the process that triggers earthquakes, according to new research. Researchers have identified the sources and fluxes of the geothermal ... read more
Jan. 28, 2016 Farmers and crop insurers depend on seasonal predictions of weather and soil workability to select appropriate cultivars, make decisions about planting and harvest dates, forecast yield, and ... read more