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2011-02-03 17:41:30

Conservationists across the United States are racing to discover a solution to White-Nose Syndrome, a disease that is threatening to wipe out bat species across North America.

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2011-02-03 12:33:17

A new fungus has killed 1 million bats in eastern US and is heading west.

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2011-01-19 11:32:51

New fungus has killed 1 million bats in eastern US; heading west.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.