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New Tiny Species Of Crayfish Discovered In The Swamps Of Coastal Eastern Australia
2014-04-09 09:09:09

Pensoft Publishers Hidden in one of Australia's most developed and fastest growing areas lives one of the world's smallest freshwater crayfish species. Robert B McCormack the Team Leader for the Australian Crayfish Project described the new species belonging to the genus Gramastacus, after 8 years of research in the swamps and creeks of coastal New South Wales, Australia. The study was published in the open access journal ZooKeys. Being a small crayfish species it has remained...

Lingonberries Halt Effects Of A High-Fat Diet
2014-01-23 12:20:55

Lund University Lingonberries almost completely prevented weight gain in mice fed a high-fat diet, a study at Lund University in Sweden has found - whereas the ‘super berry’ açai led to increased weight gain. The Scandinavian berries also produced lower blood sugar levels and cholesterol. The Lund University research team used a type of mouse that easily stores fat and therefore can be regarded as a model for humans who are overweight and at risk of diabetes. Some of the mice...

2013-09-26 23:36:38

Helps young cooks enjoy apples in any form while offering families healthful alternatives to the traditional high-sugar, white flour apple desserts. Offers wide selection of kid-friendly and family-favorite apple recipes. Maryville, Missouri (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 What's more American than apple pie? Although our country’s apple varieties originated from European stock; this patriotic connection has been used to symbolize prosperity and national pride. Apple pie fits this...

2012-07-08 10:20:15

LOS ANGELES, July 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For seafood lovers everywhere, don't forget to tune into favorite foodie TV Channel - Cooking Channel - this Sunday, July 8 at 7:00 pm PST. The channel's popular food show Unique Eats will air its newest episode, "Hot N Spicy," to highlight the top hottest and spiciest spots around the country; restaurants that are literally spicing it up in the kitchen. The episode will share mouth-watering recipes and also feature top restaurants renowned for their...

2012-05-16 22:35:19

A team of Israeli and German scientists from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces have found an enamel-like layer in the mandibles of freshwater crayfish, according to an article in Nature Communications titled "Enamel-like Apatite Crown Covering Amorphous Mineral in a Crayfish Mandible." Dr. Shmuel Bentov from BGU's Avram and Stella Goldstein-Goren Department of Biotechnology Engineering discovered that this species of crayfish...

2012-03-15 18:53:00

NEW ORLEANS, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board (LSPMB) sent 60 pounds of boiled crawfish to American Idol Top 11 Finalist Joshua Ledet, from Westlake, Louisiana, as a surprise on last night's live American Idol program. http://www.americanidol.com/contestants/season_11/joshua_ledet/ According to Executive Director Ewell Smith, LSPMB sprang into action as soon as Ledet said that he missed Louisiana food and asked judge Randy...

2011-12-05 15:28:00

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- What does Hot N Juicy Crawfish have in common with all of the other restaurants that Las Vegas has to offer? Nothing. With its unique twist on exceptionally fresh seafood and a touch of unexpected electrifying customer service, Hot N Juicy Crawfish was recently honored with an award from Las Vegas Weekly Magazine for "One of the Best Places to Eat With Your Hands in 2011." If there is a restaurant worth seeking out in Sin City, Hot N Juicy...

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2010-06-16 07:58:27

Crayfish make surprisingly complex, cost-benefit calculations, finds a University of Maryland study - opening the door to a new line of research that may help unravel the cellular brain activity involved in human decisions. The Maryland psychologists conclude that crayfish make an excellent, practical model for identifying the specific neural circuitry and neurochemistry of decision making. They believe their study is the first to isolate individual crayfish neurons involved in value-based...

2009-04-22 15:59:43

Four men who performed a dance routine wearing only crispbread on TV's Sweden's Got Talent have found international fame via the Internet. The clip from the TV4 program was posted on the Web site of U.S. celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton and had amassed more than 250,000 views Wednesday, The Local reported. The dance routine by the four Borlange natives, which Hilton described as one of the best Talent auditions ever, featured the young men moving to the music with the crispbread covering...

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2009-02-27 13:54:00

Nestled just off the east coast of Australia, picturesque North Stradbroke Island is a haven for local wildlife. Yet some of the inhabitants of the island's creeks and swamps are far from peaceful. Slender crayfish are aggressive territorial creatures, explains ecologist Robbie Wilson of the University of Queensland, Australia. When two crayfish catch sight of one another, they size each other up in a ritualistic display, which can quickly escalate from careful tapping of their opponent's...