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Origin Of Deadly Human Malaria Parasite Linked To Primates In Africa
2014-02-21 14:47:20

An international team of scientists has traced the origin of Plasmodium vivax, the second-worst malaria parasite of humans, to Africa

2013-11-01 11:06:00

Malaria is one of the major infectious diseases transmitted by mosquitos, with enormous impact on quality of life.

2013-07-11 14:26:16

Human migrations—from the prehistoric epoch to the present day—have extended cultures across the globe.


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honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.