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Future Presence Of Fish Near The Equator Threatened Due To Rapid Pace Of Climate Change
2014-02-12 13:59:10

According to an international team of researchers, the rapid pace of climate change is threatening the future presence of fish near the equator.

Efficient Hemoglobin Key To Fish Success
2013-06-17 12:26:31

The primordial oceans in Earth’s early days were a much more inhospitable than they are today, and new research suggests that fish developed a highly efficient hemoglobin-based system to deliver large amount of oxygen to their tissues.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.