Archive for August 26th, 2017:

Solar eclipse: Watch it happen

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Invasive rhododendrons damage woodland environment

Rhododendrons can do serious long-term environmental damage to woodlands, but are not poisoning the soil as previously suspected, a new study conducted by Aberdeen University and Scottish Natural Heritage has concluded. Dr Ruth Mitchell, plant ecologist and co-author of the study, told Radio 4′s World at One Edward Stourton that woodlands have still not recovered

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Will fairy tale Białowieża forest survive Poland’s fight with the EU?

Primeval forest like Białowieża used to cover the European plain 10,000 years ago, and the Polish government is fighting an EU order to stop logging it. Video journalist: Charlotte Pamment Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-41031299

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