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2014-02-04 12:21:21

- 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.

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2011-03-29 14:42:33

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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2010-10-12 08:54:06

You don't have to go out into the woods anymore.

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2010-08-03 10:41:55

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.

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2010-08-02 08:08:01

New research points to a genetic route to understanding and treating epilepsy.

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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.

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2008-12-01 13:27:25

Mercury levels in fish are prompting widespread consumption advisories and uncertainty among consumers over which species are safe to eat.


Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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