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2015-02-03 08:29:00

eBay veteran launches site to make the most of the time you spend with your Best Friend. NEW YORK, Feb.

2015-02-02 23:03:34

The cosmetic packaging market is one of the most vibrant packaging markets, which includes the diversified types of packaging and their materials used across the regions.

annoying social media
2015-02-02 16:26:52

Psychological scientist Irene Scopelliti and researchers of City University London studied why we find other people so annoying on social media.

memory science
2015-01-30 18:28:55

In our era of endless and incredible scientific discovery, it's easy to pat ourselves on the back and congratulate our own success. But in doing so, we may be clouding the fact that, in some vital areas, we are running behind. Do we know enough about memory?

2015-01-29 04:22:23

BISHOPS STORTFORD, England, January 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotmatics' Cloud hosted platform provides CalciCo with a nimble way of managing and sharing data

2015-01-27 08:39:24

New Technology Allows Busy Pet Owners to Greet And Treat Pets Via Smart Phone or Computer ATLANTA, Jan.

2015-01-26 23:02:02

Requirements management tools can play an important role in guiding the development of smart, connected devices for the Internet of Things (IoT) that increasingly rely on tight integration between

2015-01-23 08:27:18

Edtech leader also announces two promotions to leadership team BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Jan.

2015-01-21 23:03:14

Game for Helping Students Build Foundational Tech Skills Recognized for Aligning to the ISTE Standards for Students WASHINGTON, D.C.


Latest Ethology Reference Libraries

Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

Ethology
2013-09-30 13:43:45

Ethology, a sub-topic of zoology, is the study of animal behavior that focuses on behavior in natural settings, as opposed to behaviourism, which focuses on the behavior of animals in laboratory settings. The term “ethology” is based off the Greek word ethos, which means character. It was first made popular in 1902 by William Morton Wheeler, an American myrmecologist, but the term was actually suggested by John Stuart Mill in 1843 for use in associationistic psychology. Ethology can also...

Common Noctule, Nyctalus noctula
2013-09-17 13:48:36

The common noctule bat is commonly found in Europe, Asia, and North Africa. This bat has a body length of three inches with a wingspan of approximately 14 inches. It is the largest bat found in Europe. It commonly lives in forests but due to human growth there have been populations found in towns dwelling in buildings such as church steeples. The common noctule starts to hunt and fly at dusk which is earlier than other members of the species. These bats fly at speeds up to 31 miles per...

New Zealand lesser short-tailed bat, Mystacina tuberculata
2013-09-17 13:41:27

The lesser short-tailed bat is only found in New Zealand and is the only living species of bat in the Mystacinidae Family. The short-tail is commonly located on the North Island of New Zealand using the forests as its habitat. Roosting is done primarily alone but there have been known colonies of over 100 bats. It prefers to use already hollowed trees or crevices but will chew out a burrow in the wood using its sharp incisor teeth. These roosting locations are only used for a few weeks...

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cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.