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2014-02-04 23:25:16

Simon Townsend joins leading global international insurance provider to drive continued business growth across UK and Europe. London, UK (PRWEB) February 04,

Meerkat Study Helps To Understand How Animals Cope With Novel Man-made Threats
2013-02-19 09:56:00

In their environment, wild animals are exposed to countless threats, be they predators, diseases or natural obstacles to get over, such as gorges or rivers.

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2008-06-18 10:19:18

British researchers said on Wednesday that female chimps keep quiet during sex to keep other females from finding out and punishing them for mating with the best males.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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