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Rainforest

Known as: Forests, Rain, Forest, Rain, Rain Forest 
Forests with high average annual rainfall.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We examine the evidence for the possibility that 21st-century climate change may cause a large-scale “dieback” or degradation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Increasing energy use, climate change, and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from fossil fuels make switching to low-carbon fuels a… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recent climatic changes have enhanced plant growth in northern mid-latitudes and high latitudes. However, a comprehensive… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Forest fires are growing in size and frequency across the tropics. Continually eroding fragmented forest edges, they are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The extraordinary abundance of ants in tropical rainforest canopies has led to speculation that numerous arboreal ant taxa feed… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
For the past three centuries, the effects of humans on the global environment have escalated. Because of these anthro-pogenic… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Nearly half the world's vascular plant species and one-third of terrestrial vertebrates are endemic to 25 "hotspots" of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Epidermal changes caused by a chytridiomycete fungus (Chytridiomycota; Chytridiales) were found in sick and dead adult anurans… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Numerical assessments of global air quality and potential changes in atmospheric chemical constituents require estimates of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The commonly observed high diversity of trees in tropical rain forests and corals on tropical reefs is a nonequilibrium state… Expand