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2010-10-11 05:13:00

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, October 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In two of the largest metastudies of their kind to date, scientists from the GIANT consortium, including deCODE as well as hundreds of academic institutions on three continents, today report the discovery of eighteen new regions of the human genome contributing to obesity and thirteen new regions influencing waist-hip ratio (WHR).

2010-09-28 18:14:31

Scientists in Australia and Hong Kong have conducted a comprehensive study to discover how different body measurements correspond with ratings of female attractiveness.

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2010-08-28 10:45:07

Less-pretty female house sparrows tend to lower their aim when selecting a mate.

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2010-08-08 22:14:14

A professor at the University of Colorado Denver Business School says attractive women face discrimination when it comes to landing certain kinds of jobs.

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2010-08-02 14:50:00

It's a symbol of courage and sacrifice, of sin and sexuality, of power and passion – and now new research demonstrates that the color red makes men more alluring to women.

2010-07-08 13:32:04

The better a politician’s looks, the higher the frequency of television news coverage.

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2010-06-15 11:05:00

New study shows politicians’ facial competence predicts voting behavior.

2010-06-07 20:14:52

Like birds and fish, we let others influence our choice of mates.

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2010-06-04 09:30:00

The researchers have named the pheromone 'darcin', after Jane Austen's hero in Pride and Prejudice, Mr Darcy.

2010-06-03 13:55:45

The pheromone that attracts female mice to the odour of a particular male has been identified.


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cespitose
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.
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