Biology

Copper Boosts Pig Growth, and Now We Know Why

by University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
According to new research, the element seems to enhance pigs' ability to utilize fat after absorption, resulting in increased energy utilization of the entire diet

Seafloor of Fram Strait Is a Sink for Microplastic

by Alfred Wegener Institute - Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research
Study shows two main ocean currents transport the microplastic into the region between Greenland and Spitsbergen from both the Arctic and the North Atlantic