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01-30-2023
Aging monkeys focus more on meaningful relationships
Aging female monkeys cut down on socializing to prioritize their closest relationships, according to an international study led by the University of Exeter. The experts found that female monkeys “actively reduce” their social networks as they get older to focus on family and close friends.  "In humans, aging individuals have been shown to become more selective in partner choice as they age and to proactively focus on meaningful relationships, such as close friends and relatives. Intriguingly, social selectivity in older individuals may not be limited to humans....
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01-18-2023
Bigger bird brains grow at the expense of the parents
Despite the fact that the term “birdbrain” is often used...
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01-17-2023
Wolf packs are less likely to stick together after human impacts
A study led by the Yellowstone Wolf Project is shedding...
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01-17-2023
If pathogens wish to spread, why make their hosts sick?
Scientists have long pondered why pathogens often cause illness in...
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01-17-2023
Single fish serving may contain a month of forever chemicals
A new study led by the Environmental Working Group (EWG)...
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01-17-2023
Which are the most intelligent cat breeds?
Although cats have smaller brains than dogs, they are extremely...
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01-16-2023
Ants are not properly adapting to warming temperatures
A new study led by North Carolina State University has...
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01-16-2023
Animals are a powerful driver of forest recovery
Animals play a key role in forest restoration through seed...
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01-16-2023
Prosocial behavior by young children extends to dogs
Children learn at a young age how to help other...
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01-15-2023
Cats mentally track their owners based on sound
Cats have very sensitive ears and often respond to the...
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01-15-2023
Magnetic field disturbances can lead migratory birds astray
Scientists have long known that bad weather can make migratory...
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01-15-2023
Fossils highlight dinosaur diversity in prehistoric Patagonia
A new study led by the University of Texas at...
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01-13-2023
Toxin from toilet paper production found in killer whales
Killer whales (Orcinus orca) are considered to be one of...
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