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Some Wasps Developed Bigger Eyes To See Social Cues Better
2014-04-30 03:57:42

Some wasps have developed bigger eyes, and thus better vision, to read the social cues written on the faces of their sister wasps, according to a new University of California, Berkeley, study.

2014-01-07 23:27:01

iGear’s Flip Turn Case outperforms industry leader Clamcase by

Image 1 - Paper Wasps Learn Faces
2011-12-02 06:39:22

Researchers at the University of Michigan have discovered that the species Polistes fuscatus has a special ability to learn faces and retain what they learn.

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2009-10-15 11:06:49

Standing out in a crowd is better than blending in, at least if you're a paper wasp in a colony where fights between nest-mates determine social status.

2009-03-24 07:45:00

COTATI, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- One Fine Season (published by AuthorHouse), the new novel by Michael Sheehan, is more than riveting personal drama -- it chronicles a profound and uplifting spiritual awakening. Best friends Danny Grace and Pete O'Brien are college athletes hoping for careers in professional baseball.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.