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Mealworms, The Next Big Foodie Fad?
2012-12-20 16:16:01

In a recent study, Dutch scientists reported that insect protein like that made from mealworms may be a more sustainable alternative than milk, chicken, pork or beef.

2012-08-15 23:02:17

Duncraft, a leading supplier of wild bird feeding supplies, knows their customers want to attract as many different types of birds as possible to their bird

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2008-03-25 16:20:00

An international research consortium with the participation of a research team led by Professor Cornelis Grimmelikhuijzen from the University of Copenhagen’s Department of Biology, has sequenced the genome from the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.