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Study shows sharks have personalities

For the first time a study led by researchers at Macquarie University has observed the presence of individual personality differences in Port Jackson sharks.

dateMay 27, 2016 in Ecology
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Cuing environmental responses in fungi

Fungi can sense environmental signals and react accordingly, changing their development, direction of growth, and metabolism. Sensory perception lies at the heart of adaptation to changing conditions, and helps fungi to improve ...

dateMay 26, 2016 in Biotechnology
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