Comic artist brings invasive species to the funny pages

By Bethany Brookshire, 14:23 PM November 26, 2013

It turns out that science teachers can be eco-villains, too. Not intentionally, but accidentally. Science teachers often release specimens from science class into the wild. And this means that science teachers could be contributing to a problem with invasive species.

Our environment is in a balance. Some animals eat others, helping populations stay under control. But when a new species arrives, it can upset the balance. It could eat too many of one tasty species. It might outcompete other spec...

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