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01-25-2022
A balanced diet improves bumblebee health
Bumblebees are important pollinators for many plants. They can fly in colder temperatures than many insects and they’re very hardy. Despite these traits, bumblebees along with many other insects are in a state of decline that is largely associated with human activities.  Now, new research from the University of Göttingen shows that a diverse diet is important for bumblebee reproduction. The study suggests that a diverse diet of pollen fed to young bumblebees can possibly even help with infestations of parasitic wax moth larvae.   "Our study shows...
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01-07-2022
Fossil site in Australia indicates abundant life during the Miocene
Australia has not always been a land with desert and...
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01-07-2022
Marine food chains threatened by ocean acidification
A recent study led by the University of Technology Sydney,...
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01-07-2022
Scientists use automated method to identify fish calls
A research team from Oregon State University has recently developed...
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01-06-2022
As oceans warm up, smaller species of fish will dominate
As the oceans become warmer due to climate change, they...
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01-06-2022
Animal diversity can be monitored through DNA in the air
In an unprecedented move, two independent teams of scientists that...
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01-06-2022
Bleached coral reefs can still supply essential nutrients
New research on fish catches in tropical regions where coral...
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01-06-2022
Can a goldfish drive a car on land?
New research from Ben-Gurion University published in the journal Behavioural...
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01-06-2022
Dogs can distinguish between familiar and unfamiliar languages
A new brain imaging study from researchers at the Eötvös...
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01-05-2022
Shrinking habitats, alien species threaten native trout
Climate change is often associated with the endangerment of species,...
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01-05-2022
"Superbug" arose in hedgehogs long before antibiotics
Antibiotics have been mass produced since the 1940s and have...
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01-05-2022
Magellanic penguins were decimated by an extreme heatwave
Climate change is causing increasingly more heatwaves all over the...
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01-05-2022
Climate change led ancient lions and bears to extinction
A new study published in the journal Marine Ecology has...
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