New Species of Rainfrog Discovered in Panama Named After Greta Thunberg

New Species of Rainfrog Discovered in Panama Named After Greta Thunberg

The team, which discovered the new species, was led by Abel Batista from Panama and Konrad Mebert from Switzerland. (Photo: Shutterstock) The Pristimantis gretathunburgae was found by the team on an island in eastern Panama called Cerro Chucanti. An international team of researchers has discovered a novel species of rain frog and named it after […]

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Rising Deforestation of Brazil's 'Upside Down' Savanna Alarms Scientists

Rising Deforestation of Brazil’s ‘Upside Down’ Savanna Alarms Scientists

Deforestation last year rose to the highest level since 2015 in Brazil’s Cerrado, prompting scientists on Monday to raise alarm over the state of the world’s most species-rich savanna, a major carbon sink that helps to stave off climate change. The Cerrado, which is spread across several states of Brazil and is one of the […]

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