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- He was the first to describe a case of co-evolution - between butterflies and plants - and how it may contrive to generate biological diversity MADRID, Feb.
A team of scientists has discovered that descendants of "exploratory" butterflies that colonized new habitats differ genetically from their more cautious cousins.
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New research shows that when some fence lizards are attacked by fire ants they "stress out"-- a response that actually helps the species to survive by heightening the animal's awareness of imminent danger.
New research points to a genetic route to understanding and treating epilepsy.
UC Riverside biologists say young male crickets grow larger in the presence of sexually mature adult male crickets.
Mercury levels in fish are prompting widespread consumption advisories and uncertainty among consumers over which species are safe to eat.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.