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2012-06-14 23:00:25

New book from Human Kinetics explains the significant impact of hormones on female physiology. Champaign, IL (PRWEB) June 14, 2012 While a man’s hormonal

2012-05-10 22:54:08

Scientists have identified a protein which regulates the activation of brown fat in both the brain and the body's tissues.

2011-12-16 14:02:58

Although the temperate climates of central Europe provide plentiful food in summer, finding enough to eat is much more problematic in winter.

How Do Mosquitoes Keep Their Cool?
2011-12-16 04:36:34

No one likes being bitten by whining mosquitoes, but have you ever considered what the experience is like for them as their cold-blooded bodies fill with our warm blood?

2011-12-13 15:00:20

Throughout the interior spaces of humans and other warm-blooded creatures is a special type of tissue known as brown fat, which may hold the secret to diets and weight-loss programs of the future.

Reindeer Pant To Release Heat
2011-10-28 05:07:01

Researchers have discovered that reindeer have multiple methods of keeping cool through their thick, long coats.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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