Regional differences in bird diversity in agroforestry systems

Environment - May 17

International research team investigates benefits of forest proximity for cocoa cultivation. The diversity and ecological functionality of bird communities in tropical agroforestry systems are shaped by the surrounding landscape, in particular the extent and composition of the forest. An international research team led by the University of Göttingen has now investigated the composition and ecological traits of bird communities in 23 cocoa agroforestry systems in Peru.

Environment - May 17

Tropical forest resilience to seasonal drought linked to nutrient availability


International research team carry out Africa's first large-scale nutrient addition experiment with nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium Tropical forest

Chemistry - May 16

New method for introducing fluorinated components into molecules


A team of chemists at the University of Münster has developed a synthesis method for the site-selective integration of the biologically relevant difluoromethyl group into pyridines.

Life Sciences - May 17

Restrict Use of ’Tipp-Ex Proteins’

Life Sciences

University of Bonn study shows that molecules that modify copies of genes are only permitted in certain cell organelles.

Health - May 16

Pathoblockers, a Future Alternative to Antibiotics’

Researchers at Freie Universität Berlin and Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin "defanging" bacteria, rendering them harmless. In most cases, antibiotics are a reliable form of protection against bacterial infections.

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