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12-05-2022
Primates have greater diversity on Indigenous lands
A new study has confirmed that primate diversity is greater in areas that are managed by Indigenous peoples. The experts determined that primates such as monkeys and apes are less likely to be classified as vulnerable, threatened or endangered when they live in territories that overlap with Indigenous lands.  The research was led by Paul A. Garber, a professor of Anthropology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and Alejandro Estrada, a professor in the Institute of Biology at the National Autonomous University of Mexico.  “There is an...
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Lemurs can smell weakness in their opponents
Lemurs can smell weakness in their opponents. Researchers at Duke...
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07-02-2018
Earth’s earliest animals triggered a global warming event
A new study led by the University of Exeter has...
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07-01-2018
Rattlesnake tarantula is mostly bark – but still packs a bite
If you find yourself hiking in Queensland and hear the...
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06-30-2018
Researchers use Delaware Bay to get ahead of bird flu
Combating the spread of bird flu requires researchers to first...
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06-29-2018
Crows are smarter than you think and can build tools from memory
Dr. Alex Taylor of the University of Auckland has been...
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06-29-2018
Bizarre parasitic wasp named after the movie Alien
Researchers at the University of Adelaide have identified three new...
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06-29-2018
Amazonian armadillos carry and transmit leprosy
Leprosy is not a disease that makes headlines as much...
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06-28-2018
Domestication has shrunk the brains of pet rabbits
The brains of domesticated rabbits are different than those of...
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06-28-2018
Horses make facial expressions and scientists are decoding them
In 2015, researchers at the University of Sussex created the...
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06-28-2018
Panda conservation can generate billions of dollars in value
Giant panda conservation is probably the most visible species conservation...
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06-28-2018
Climate change will drive bees to local extinction in some places
Researchers at Northwestern University have found that climate change will...
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06-27-2018
What makes dogs so compatible to hang out with humans?
Researchers have analyzed the DNA of dogs and wolves to...
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