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mantis shrimp
2015-01-05 10:16:08

While natural selection suggests having a greater number of partners and a genetically diverse group of offspring would be most beneficial, some creatures still opt to settle down with a single partner to raise a family. This is a theory as to why.

Built-in Biological Sunscreen Allows Mantis Shrimp To See The Reef In A Whole Different Light
2014-07-04 03:48:19

In an unexpected discovery, researchers have found that the complex eyes of mantis shrimp are equipped with optics that generate ultraviolet (UV) color vision.

Spearing Mantis Shrimp Uses Muscle Power To Attack Enemy
2012-11-23 13:23:57

Spearing mantis shrimp must eat plenty of spinach, because scientists have determined it is their muscle power that thrusts them towards their enemy's doom.

China Places Ban On Shark Fin Soup
2012-07-05 12:31:39

Chinese officials on Tuesday said the country will ban shark fin soup from government banquets and official state dinners within three years -- an announcement that has been welcomed by marine protection advocates, but has drawn backlash from others, who see it as a lowball attempt to obscure the facts.

Shrimp Fight Club: 'Holy Grail For Materials Engineers'
2012-06-08 09:50:14

Engineers at the University of California, Riverside are looking to nature for inspiration in creating stronger vehicle frames and body armor.

2011-08-13 00:00:30

Wonton (http://www.wonton.com), a new daily deal site featuring an integrated video platform, celebrates its launch in Vancouver this month. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 Wonton (http://www.wonton.com), an eclectic shopping website showcasing exclusive, unique and engaging local activities, performances, fine dining, and adventures, launched in Vancouver on August 10, 2011.

2011-06-06 18:15:00

The Culinary and Wine Capital of Asia to Present Best Chefs at U.S.

2010-09-07 11:28:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2(nd) Annual NYC Dumpling Festival, presented by Tang's Natural Dumpling, will take place on Saturday, September 25(th), 2010 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Sara D. Roosevelt Park in New York City.

2010-06-30 15:35:00

HONOLULU, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of the State of Hawaii becoming the first jurisdiction to ban sales of shark fin soup, local and international conservation groups praised the ground-breaking move as a first step to halting the decimation of global shark stocks.


Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.