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baby
2015-05-23 10:17:42

Breastfeeding can protect a baby from the harmful effects of environmental pollution, according to a new study where researchers from the University of the Basque Country found that breastfeeding can mitigate the impact of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on infants.

intelligent lifeforms among us
2015-05-22 10:39:16

One author suggests that we are not paying enough attention to our treatment of intelligent life already among us: animals.

immoral faking it
2015-05-22 09:07:40

Whether it was in a job interview or a first date – we’ve all done or said things that didn’t represent who we really are or how we’re feeling in order to give a certain impression.

2015-05-21 23:03:48

In Food Guilt No More, The Food Mood Girl helps readers uncover patterns of guilt and emotional eating that undermine their relationship with food and shows them how to replace that guilt with

2015-05-21 23:03:21

The Divorce Support Center, a multi-dimensional resource which aids individuals impacted by divorce, is pleased to announce its partnership with Certified Grief Recovery Specialist® Debbie

gorilla inbreeding
2015-05-21 10:04:57

No father-daughter inbreeding here! Researchers find that age preferences explain the lack of inbreeding.

2015-05-21 08:39:17

Gangadharan Natarajan, an Indian man currently living in Connecticut, has started a Change.org petition in the hopes of garnering enough support to protect his marriage to his wife who is now residing

nature and nurture
2015-05-21 09:01:47

The extent to which our traits and behavior are affected by either genetic or environmental factors - “nature or nurture” - is a prominent question not only for science but in moral and political debate, too. A major new study has attempted to answer it, and the scores are very close.

2015-05-20 23:02:01

Study on efficacy of CDV's new program to be presented at 27th Annual American Association for Psychological Science Convention New York, NY (PRWEB) May

2015-05-20 20:27:26

The First Personal Floating Sexual Stimulation Device LAS VEGAS, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gnarly is pleased to announce, that it is launching pre-sale of its first aquatic adult,


Latest Behavior Reference Libraries

Ipomopsis polyantha
2014-12-13 15:16:45

Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...

Stegodyphus lineatus
2014-04-07 14:12:35

Stegodyphus lineatus is the only European species belonging to the spider genus Stegodyphus. The males of this species are up to 12 millimeters long, while the females are up to 15 millimeters long. The coloration can range from whitish to almost black. In the majority of individuals, the opisthosoma is whitish with two broad black longitudinal stripes. The males and females look similar, but the male is usually richer in contrast and has a bulbous forehead. The species name is in...

Copse Snail, Arianta arbustorum
2013-10-14 10:29:48

The Copse Snail (Arianta arbustorum) is a medium-sized species of land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk belonging to the family Helicidae. There are several subspecies that are recognized: A. a. alpicola, A. a. arbustorum, A. a. canigonensis, A. a. picea, A. a. pseudorudis, A. a. repellini, A. a. styriaca, and A. a. vareliensis. This species is native to Europe and can be found in the Netherlands, Austria, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Norway,...

White-lipped Snail, Cepaea hortensis
2013-10-14 10:25:23

The White-lipped Snail (Cepaea hortensis) is a medium sized species of air breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk. It’s a close relative of the grove snail. The White-lipped Snail is fairly smaller than the grove snail, the shell usually being about 1 inch in maximum dimension. Like the grove snail, it has substantial variability in shell color and banding; although the shell of the white-lipped snail is perhaps most commonly yellow, with or without the brown...

Helicigona lapicida
2013-10-14 09:29:55

Helicigona lapicida is a species of medium-sized, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk belonging to the family Helicidae, the typical snails. This species of snail constructs and utilizes love darts while mating. It is native to Europe, particularly central Europe. It can be found in west and central Europe, Great Britain, north England, Scotland, Latvia, Kaliningrad, north Italy, and it is isolated in south Ireland. It inhabits shady limestone rocks,...

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chauffeuse
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.
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