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The Amazon in 4D

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Science  19 Jul 2013:
Vol. 341, Issue 6143, pp. 234-235
DOI: 10.1126/science.341.6143.234

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A team of scientists is attempting to solve the mysteries of evolution in the Amazon. Dozens have joined up across disciplines to try to find an answer. Their project, called Dimensions of Amazonian Biodiversity, aims to create "a four-dimensional evolutionary atlas" of the region.