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Your dog remembers what you did

People have a remarkable ability to remember and recall events from the past, even when those events didn't hold any particular importance at the time they occurred. Now, researchers reporting in the journal Current Biology ...

dateNov 23, 2016 in Plants & Animals
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Following a frog's evolutionary movements

A common species of Asian tree frog may actually be two separate species according to new genetic data collected by an international group of scientists. If the two groups of frogs are confirmed to be different species, assigning ...

dateNov 23, 2016 in Plants & Animals
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What messages do female birds' markings send?

Both male and female birds use traits like plumage brightness to size each other up, but a new study on Northern Cardinals in The Auk: Ornithological Advances shows that the meanings of female birds' markings may vary from ...

dateNov 23, 2016 in Plants & Animals
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