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2014-06-01 02:30:15

Cell Press For most of us, crickets are probably most recognizable by the distinctive chirping sounds males make with their wings to lure females. But some crickets living on the islands of Hawaii have effectively lost their instruments and don't make their music anymore. Now researchers report in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on May 29 that crickets living on different islands quieted their wings in different ways at almost the same time. "There is more than one way to silence...

2013-07-16 23:17:25

Nathan Bailey, founder of IDEATION, a creative marketing agency based in Portland, OR, receives prestigious award from international association for promotional products Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Nathan Bailey, president and chief branding architect of IDEATION, a creative marketing agency, is named a PPB Rising Star for 2013. The annual recognition program sponsored by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) and PPB magazine, spotlights individuals who possess the...

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2010-05-13 13:43:43

UC Riverside biologists say young male crickets grow larger in the presence of sexually mature adult male crickets In the animal kingdom, sexual signals often are manifested as displays of bright coloration or, in the case of crickets, as loud song. Adult male crickets produce loud song to attract females, but the song, which permeates the environment, can be overheard also by unintended receivers - such as young males unable to produce song due to a mutation they carry. Until now researchers...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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