Monthly Archives: April 2012

Fungi destroy bees, bats, amphibians, trees, etc

Attack of the Killer Fungi: Rising Threat Worries Scientists Wynne Parry, LiveScience   11 April 2012 An unprecedented number of diseases caused by fungi have been causing some of the most severe die-offs and extinctions ever witnessed in wild species and … Continue reading

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Jellyfish

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20120405-blooming-jellyfish-problems (also see “The Jellyfish Joy Ride“) Smart Planet | 5 April 2012 Jellyfish blooms creating oceans of slime  by Gaia Vince In the last decade enormous plagues of jellyfish have been taking over the seas. And it is our … Continue reading

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