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2005-08-10 16:15:00

Feathers are the essence of birds. Without them, birds could not fly or attract mates. But how exactly do feathers form molecularly? Experimentally testing one current hypothesis, developmental biologists at University of Wisconsin Medical School believe they now have the answer.


Word of the Day
lahar
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.
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