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Wintering birds workshop at Serra da Estrela Natural Park

A workshop on wintering birds will take place at the Centro de Interpreta√ß√£o da Serra da Estrela (Seia, Portugal) on 20 and 21 February. The main aims of this training course are to raise awareness of birds biodiversity that winter in the Serra da Estrela region, and also to learn about their migration and ability to …

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Quartz. The most versatile and known mineral on Earth

More than 4.000 naturally occurring minerals (inorganic solids that have a characteristic chemical composition and specific crystal structure) have been found on Earth. They are formed of simple molecules or individual elements arranged in repeating chains, sheets, or three-dimensional arrays. Minerals are typically formed when molten rock, or magma, cools, or by separating out of …

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AMAP: new scenarios in the relationship between producer and consumer

Sunday 26th October the organization Moving Cause¬†trowed¬†in Porto, inside the Serralves¬†Foundation, the first national conference about AMAP, a model which aim to create a relationship of proximity between producer and consumer, that could have many repercussions inside the social and economical system, and could bring advantages for both the producer and the consumer. This experience …

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Discovering mushrooms at Master Unit. An incredible biodiversity

The term biodiversity refers to the variety of life on Earth at all its levels, from genes to ecosystems, and the ecological and evolutionary processes that sustain it. Biodiversity includes not only species we consider rare, threatened, or endangered, but every living thing, even organisms we still know little about, such as microbes, fungi, and …

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