Archive: 25/07/2012

International regulation curbs illegal trade of caviar

Research that used mitochondrial DNA-based testing to compare the extent of fraudulent labeling of black caviar purchased before and after international protection shows conservation benefits. A team of scientists from the ...

dateJul 25, 2012 in Ecology
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Facebook's day of reckoning: 2Q earnings report

(AP) — It's showtime for Facebook. Call it the second act after its rocky initial public offering two months ago. On Thursday, the company will take the spotlight once again to announce its first earnings report as a ...

dateJul 25, 2012 in Business
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Science puts snakes on a plain (Update)

( -- Researchers at Yale have identified an ancient slithering creature from the time of T. rex as the most primitive known snake, a finding with implications for the debate over snake origins.

dateJul 25, 2012 in Plants & Animals
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