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Proper soil management could make Amazon pasturelands a better methane sink
Grass-covered pasture captures more CH4 than bare soil, albeit much less than forest-covered soil. Proper pasture management strategies can mitigate the input of livestock production to global warming.
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Expansion of higher education has had tangible local impacts, but obstacles remain
The absence of a consolidation policy in the industrial sector is highlighted as one of the barriers to the economic effects that some federal institutions could bring to their local regions.
What is deep fake?
Anderson Rocha, director of the Institute of Computing at the University of Campinas and head of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (recod.ai), explains how this technology works, as well as its applications and risks.
Mimicking leaves, branches or rocks is one of the most efficient camouflage strategies, but it limits movements and possibilities of living areas.
Meat or vegetable products can be found in supermarkets with similar nutritional values. Veggie meals, however, can have significantly higher sodium content, which makes them less healthy.
Even banned in Brazil, electronic cigarettes are consumed by young people and are a health hazard.
Altered ocean currents carry less of the microorganisms which feed deep and cold water corals. Closer to the surface, rising temperatures pose energetic challenges for fishes.