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02-03-2023
How do symbiotic relationships evolve between species?
Symbiotic relationships are everywhere in nature. Fungi enhance water and nutrient absorption for plants by feeding on their roots. Ants find food and shelter in tree structures, while insects defend the trees from being eaten. However, not all symbiotic relationships are created equal.  Some interactions are specific, where one host pairs off with only one other species. Others are general and flexible. Specific relationships have advantages, allowing the two species to reap mutual benefits and co-evolve. But this type of partnership can also come with a cost,...
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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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01-13-2023
T. rex may have had brains and brawn
Tyrannosaurus Rex, a fierce predator that lived in the Cretaceous...
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01-13-2023
Japanese snow monkeys have learned to fish for food
The Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) is found on the main...
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01-13-2023
Deep ocean fishes will get smaller as the water warms
A new study led by the University of Vienna has...
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