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Temperature sensitivity makes western fence lizards vulnerable to climate change. Greg Shine/BLM

Climate change is already forcing lizards, insects and other species to evolve – and most can’t keep up

From dark dragonflies becoming paler to plants flowering earlier, some species are slowly evolving with the climate. Evolutionary biologists explain why few will evolve fast enough.
One clever clogs from the animal kingdom. Jpmckenna/Flickr

Are crows really that clever?

Scientists pour over the existing literature on corvids’ smarts to debunk some myths, and uphold others.
You can help wildlife in your garden thrive if you just stop doing several simple things. New Africa/Shutterstock

A slacker’s guide to climate-friendly gardening

Your less manicured garden has the potential to combat tackle climate change and help wildlife survive.

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