In rainforests, battle for sunlight shapes forest structure (Science)

New finding helps explain rainforests' influence on global climate By Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research Despite their diversity, the structure of most tropical rainforests is highly predictable. Scientists have described the various sizes of the trees by a simple mathematical relationship called a power law. In a new study using data from … Continue reading In rainforests, battle for sunlight shapes forest structure (Science)