• 中国发现新品种龙鱼化石

    17-04-13 Chinese and Canadian scientists have announced theyve discovered a complete fossil of a new species of osteoglossid fish. 中国与加拿大科学家宣布,他们发现了一种新骨舌鱼的完整化石。 Scleropages sinensis species nova, from the Early Eocene period (54...

  • 长江开始实行永久禁渔令

    17-03-03 A permanent fishing ban in all 279 aquatic reserves along the Yangtze River has begun. 长江之中279种水生动物的永久禁渔令已经开始施行。 Biodiversity in the Yangtze River has been shrinking. The Chinese paddlefish has not been seen in years and the Ch...

  • 地球近一半物种无法应对全球变暖

    16-12-26 Nearly half the species on the planet are failing to cope with global warming the world has already experienced, according to an alarming new study that suggests the sixth mass extinction of animal life in the Earths history could take place in as l...

  • 香港将于2021年前禁止象牙交易

    16-12-22 The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) government announced on Wednesday a proposal of a three-step plan to prepare for a total ban of local ivory trade by 2021. 香港特别行政区政府周三宣布一项提案,将于2021年前分三步以完全禁止象牙交易。 T...

  • 蚂蚁体色体型受环境影响很大

    16-12-10 A University of Liverpool study of ants across three continents has revealed that their colour and size is strongly influenced by their environment, and that the dominant colour and average body size can change from year to year as temperatures vary...

  • 基因分析显示长颈鹿有四大种类

    16-12-10 Up until now, scientists had only recognized a single species of giraffe made up of several subspecies. But, according to the most inclusive genetic analysis of giraffe relationships to date, giraffes actually arent one species, but four. For compar...

  • 大熊猫已脱离“濒危物种”名单

    16-09-19 The giant panda is no longer an endangered species, following decades of work by conservationists to save it. 经过动物保护工作者几十年的努力,大熊猫不再是濒危物种了。 The official status of the much-loved animal has been changed from endangered to v...

  • 巴塔哥尼亚发现新品种翼龙

    16-09-01 Scientists today announced the discovery of a new species of pterosaur from the Patagonia region of South America. The cranial remains were in an excellent state of preservation and belonged to a new species of pterosaur from the Early Jurassic. The...

  • 进化是植物迁移的驱使因素

    16-07-29 New research from the University of British Columbia suggests evolution is a driving mechanism behind plant migration, and that scientists may be underestimating how quickly species can move. The study, published today in the journal Science, builds...