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In the eastern US, adult trees adapt and acclimate to local climate

Trees growing in temperate forests in the eastern US show strong adaptation or acclimation to local climate. So reports a new study that analyzed...

Invading toads adjust rapidly to different environments

A new paper published in Conservation Physiology examines the thermal tolerance of Cane Toads in Hawaii and Australia and finds that some of them are adapting...

Species in the north are more vulnerable to climate change

Acclimation means the ability of both animals and plants to adjust their physiology when it gets hotter or colder. In this way, individual organs...