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Researchers have found seven new animal species living along the Southwest Indian Ridge, an area targeted for deep-sea mining.
Museum scientists have published a huge database of ecosystem studies providing a 'big data' tool to study global biodiversity
More than 90% of British butterflies emerge earlier in years with a warm spring or summer - potentially too early for the plants they eat.