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Hidden costs of global illegal wildlife trade — ScienceDaily

An international team of experts, including researchers from the University of Adelaide, has highlighted that the illegal and unsustainable global wildlife trade has bigger ramifications on our everyday lives than you might think. In a paper published in Biological Conservation, the team of researchers investigated the many ways in which the trade negatively impacts species, […]

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Dying at home, lack of healthcare contribute to COVID’s hidden death toll, study finds — ScienceDaily

The official US death count for COVID-19 has now surpassed 650,000, but the true death toll is likely much higher. Recent research indicates that approximately 20 percent of excess deaths — i.e. the number of all-cause deaths beyond what would have been expected in a normal year — were not reflected in COVID-19 death totals […]