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2011-08-16 15:06:11

When faced with environmental threats like bad weather, predators or oil spills, wild birds secrete a hormone called corticosterone.

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2010-06-27 13:20:32

Journeys across several time zones make our internal body clocks go haywire.

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2010-05-27 09:26:32

Findings indicate how wildlife responds to environmental and ecological disasters.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.