State of the Union 2015: Obama calls out climate skeptics, urges expansion of educational opportunity, civility
ESA Policy News July 11: Report urges US military to improve climate planning, House DOE, Interior spending bills advance
Federal scientist, defense officials join forces to relay how the US is “losing ground” in combating climate change
An octopus that mimics toxic sea creatures, the tobacco plant sends out an SOS when attacked, the genetic differences between ant social castes, unusually high records of jellyfish swarms this summer and Simon Levin discusses the evolution of ecology and where it is headed next. Here are stories in ecology wrapping up the month of August.