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Study finds fewer butterflies in landscapes of the American West

Study finds fewer butterflies in landscapes of the American West

Science
March 4 (UPI) -- Butterfly numbers are down across the American West, even in places relatively undisturbed by human activity. In a new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, researchers compiled butterfly numbers for a variety landscapes across the West. According to the data, butterflies have experienced an annual decline of 1.6 percent over the last several decades. Advertisement Though researchers combined a variety of datasets, most of the info was sourced from the North American Butterfly Association's summertime butterfly counts. "This is the summer equivalent of the Christmas bird count," lead study author Matt Forister told UPI in an email. "Butterfly enthusiasts go out for a day in mid summer and count all of the butterflies in a certain area that they search every y...

Crystal Palace seal dramatic smash-and-grab victory at Brighton, fans back in stadiums for final day of Premier League season, ‘Mourinho NOT to blame for Tottenham crisis’, Rice wants Lingard to stay at West Ham – football news and gossip LIVE

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Wow, what a weekend of Premier League action that was. From Everton’s historic victory over Liverpool at Anfield, to West Ham’s thrilling win against Tottenham, Man City beating Arsenal to make it 18 wins in a row and Bruno Fernandes continuing his stunning form as Manchester United beat Newcastle. And if that wasn’t good enough […] talkSPORT
Kim Kardashian files to divorce Kanye West – US media

Kim Kardashian files to divorce Kanye West – US media

Entertainment
Getty ImagesKim Kardashian has filed for divorce from rapper Kanye West, according to reports in the US media.The couple have been married for almost seven years and have four children together. The news was broken by celebrity news website TMZ after months of rumours of marital difficulties.Reports in US media suggest the reality star, 40, has requested joint legal and physical custody of their children. Neither has publicly commented. The couple are among the most recognisable stars in the world and are both hugely successful in their own right.Kim first found fame in 2007 as the star of an E! Television reality series about her family. Keeping up with the Kardashians has remained hugely popular since, with its 21st and final series due to air next year. Kardashians announce end to reali...
Manchester United 1-0 West Ham: Scott McTominay scores extra-time winner

Manchester United 1-0 West Ham: Scott McTominay scores extra-time winner

Sports
Scott McTominay's well-taken extra-time strike was enough to send Manchester United into the FA Cup quarter-finals at the expense of West Ham.On a bitterly cold night at Old Trafford, the hosts came closest to breaking the deadlock inside 90 minutes when Lukasz Fabianski reacted quickly to turn the ball on to a post after Victor Lindelof's header had taken a huge deflection off Craig Dawson.However, in a game that included a historic concussion substitution, when Issa Diop was replaced at half-time, McTominay had the decisive word.The opportunity was created by Marcus Rashford on his 250th United appearance.Following a break that took United from one penalty area to the other, Rashford flicked a delicate pass into McTominay's path with the outside of his foot and the Scotland midfielder's ...
Manchester United transfer news LIVE: Jesse Lingard completes loan move to West Ham, Amad Diallo in line for Under-23s debut, Mikel Arteta’s Aubameyang update

Manchester United transfer news LIVE: Jesse Lingard completes loan move to West Ham, Amad Diallo in line for Under-23s debut, Mikel Arteta’s Aubameyang update

Sports
talkSPORT.com brings you the latest Manchester United transfer news, gossip and rumours. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have been flying high over the the past few months – and even beat Liverpool in the FA Cup last weekend – but they suffered a shock home defeat on Wednesday to the Premier League’s bottom club Sheffield United. Next up is a tough trip to Arsenal, which is live on talkSPORT at 17.30 on Saturday evening. Keep up to date with all the latest Manchester United goings on in our blog below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT