Deforestation in the Amazon is shooting up, but Brazil’s president calls the data ‘a lie’ | Science

Gallo Images/Orbital Horizon/Copernicus Guard Data 2018/GETTY IMAGES Deforestation is shooting up once again in the Brazilian Amazon, according to satellite tracking data. But Brazil’s reactionary president, Jair Bolsonaro, whom... Read more »

Top stories: Mite-proof bees, dark matter ‘bullets,’ and the tiny monkeys replanting the Amazon | Science

(delegated right): KRISPN GIVEN/HARPUR LAB/PURDUE UNIVERSITY; KOVACEVICMIRO/ISTOCKPHOTO; ANDREA SCHELL Breeders toughen up bees to resist deadly mites The current increase of Varroa destructor, a kind of mite that lives... Read more »