Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute News To increase the understanding of the past, present and future of tropical biodiversity and its relevance to human welfare. en-us Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute 120 71 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:08:13 -0500 Fernando Bouche <![CDATA[ New Fractal-like Soft Coral Species Discovered in Panama and Costa Rica ]]> > <![CDATA[ Sumatran tigers cling to survival in fragmented forests ]]> > <![CDATA[ Tropical Tree Roots Represent an Underappreciated Carbon Pool ]]> > <![CDATA[ Scientists Edit Butterfly Wing Spots and Stripes ]]> > <![CDATA[ Smithsonian Manatee Count Informs Policy Recommendations ]]> > <![CDATA[ Litter Bugs May Protect Chocolate Supply ]]> > <![CDATA[ Is This the Long-Sought Answer to the Question of Tropical Biodiversity? ]]> > <![CDATA[ Lianas Stifle Tree Fruit and Seed Production in Tropical Forests ]]> > <![CDATA[ Why Was a Teenager With Bone Cancer Buried on Witch Hill in Panama? ]]> > <![CDATA[ Predators Are Real Lowlifes ]]> >