According to a survey conducted by Ipsos Mori, the majority of the population of the 20 richest countries in the world is concerned about global warming and is ready for personal efforts to save the planet. According to a report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, July 2021 was the warmest in 142 years of observations. Columbia University scientists have applied a new method of analyzing annual tree rings and have shown that the temperature in Central Asia has been rising since the 1990s.
It turns out that not only people can perceive quantitative information. Previously, it was found that tiny guppy fish, bees, as well as hyenas and dogs react to changes in the number of certain objects. Their skills are approximately at the level of a one-year-old child who will understand that there are fewer candies if mom decides to hide one. But the child will eventually learn to count, and the guppy fish will not. We find out why.
Even then, insects had bright wings that made chirping sounds during flight.
One day, a biologist from Queen Victoria University in New Zealand, Kevin Burns, was walking on Lord Howe Island in Australia. That day, he unexpectedly discovered a group of staghorn ferns. These are ordinary houseplants, but in nature they grow in dense colonies in which each fern performs its function for the sake of the life and prosperity of others.
Experts note that the flows of warm air allowed the bloodsuckers to reach the 19th floor, which had not been observed before.
On hot days, many people think about the pool in the country. We'll talk about pool water: how to clean it and put it in order so that bathing is safe and enjoyable.
It turned out that improper use of repellents can lead to headaches and other unpleasant symptoms.
In the animal world, males do not always take part in the upbringing of their offspring, sometimes they can even treat their own children aggressively. But there are also those who pay more attention to their cubs than females! We offer you to learn about the most caring fathers of the world of wildlife!
Everyone knows from childhood that after summer picnics it is necessary to examine the body for ticks. But with the heat in forests and parks, other insects wake up, which can harm health. We tell you who to be afraid of in the warm season.
Summer holidays have no downsides! Except for mosquitoes... Getting rid of these annoying insects can be very difficult even with the help of repellents, not to mention the fact that allergies can often appear to these chemicals. Maybe there is a natural way to scare away mosquitoes?