The scientific ship Toftevaag raises the MEDNIGHT flag

The scientific ship Toftevaag raises the MEDNIGHT flag

The century-old research vessel Toftevaag calls at Mediterranean ports under the MEDNIGHT flag. And you can visit it. The Toftevaag is a historical Norwegian fishing vessel that for 32 years has been dedicated to research for the conservation of turtles, whales and...
New species formed when the Mediterranean dried up

New species formed when the Mediterranean dried up

Source: Lund University A new study may have uncovered why wall lizards have become the most successful reptile in the Mediterranean region. The results reveal how drastic changes in sea levels and climate 6 million years ago affected species formation in the area....
Ants restore Mediterranean dry grasslands

Ants restore Mediterranean dry grasslands

In nature, certain species are able to regulate the cycling of soil nutrients and vegetation diversity and dynamics. A team of ecologists and agronomists1 led by Thierry Dutoit, a CNRS researcher at the Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Marine and...