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  • The Unusual Abundance of Ascension Island

    The Unusual Abundance of Ascension Island

    By Steven Bedard | August 31, 2015 |

    Editor's note: There’s a fascinating natural experiment happening around Ascension Island. While the number of fish here is astounding, surprisingly few species have been hardy enough and lucky enough to make the long journey and settle here successfully. […]

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  • Call of the Orangutan: The Ups and Downs of Research in Indonesia

    Call of the Orangutan: The Ups and Downs of Research in Indonesia

    By James Askew | July 6, 2015 |

    Since I’m at the halfway stage of my research, with over 2,000 hours spent in the forest searching for and following orangutans, I thought it would be a good opportunity to take stock and write about a few of the things I love, and some I hate, from a year studying orangutans and living in Indonesia. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: Time to Call It a Day

    The Richest Reef: Time to Call It a Day

    By Steven Bedard | June 30, 2015 |

    Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. Long considered our planet’s most species-rich piece of ocean real estate, the Western Pacific’s “Coral Triangle” is a continent-sized patchwork of habitats, populations, and communities. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: To Collect or Not to Collect?

    The Richest Reef: To Collect or Not to Collect?

    By Steven Bedard | June 26, 2015 |

    Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. Long considered our planet’s most species-rich piece of ocean real estate, the Western Pacific’s “Coral Triangle” is a continent-sized patchwork of habitats, populations, and communities. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: Where Have All the Predators Gone?

    The Richest Reef: Where Have All the Predators Gone?

    By Steven Bedard | June 19, 2015 |

    Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. Long considered our planet’s most species-rich piece of ocean real estate, the Western Pacific’s “Coral Triangle” is a continent-sized patchwork of habitats, populations, and communities. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: Deep Diving into the Twilight Zone

    The Richest Reef: Deep Diving into the Twilight Zone

    By Steven Bedard | May 26, 2015 |

    Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. Long considered our planet’s most species-rich piece of ocean real estate, the Western Pacific’s “Coral Triangle” is a continent-sized patchwork of habitats, populations, and communities. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: A Bagful of New Species

    The Richest Reef: A Bagful of New Species

    By Steven Bedard | May 12, 2015 |

    Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. Long considered our planet’s most species-rich piece of ocean real estate, the Western Pacific’s “Coral Triangle” is a continent-sized patchwork of habitats, populations, and communities. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: A Symbiotic Society

    By Steven Bedard | May 1, 2015 |

    There's more to symbiosis on the reef than clownfish and anemones. (Photo by Will Love) Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. […]

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  • Along the Tiger's Trail: Genetic Studies Aid Conservation

    By Vishnupriya S. and Dr. Samba Kumar | April 23, 2015 |

    A Bengal tiger. (Photo: Prasenjeet Yadav) Editor’s Note: “Along the Tiger’s Trail” is a series about the efforts to monitor tigers and their prey in the Malenad landscape in southwestern India that harbors one of the world’s largest population of wild tigers. […]

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  • The Richest Reef: Life in Layers

    The Richest Reef: Life in Layers

    By Steven Bedard | April 22, 2015 |

    A porcelain crab (Neopetrolisthes maculate) right at home at the edge of an anemone. (Photo by Will Love) Editor’s Note: “The Richest Reef” follows members of a scientific dive team as they attempt to pinpoint the center of the most biologically diverse marine ecosystem in the world. […]

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