News tagged with dominance

Tilapias use urine to attract females

How many of us have seen, much to its owner consternation, a misguided pet urinating at the corner of a room marking its territory to repel rivals and attract females? Well, apparently fish do the same.

dateOct 27, 2014 in Plants & Animals
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Google's EU antitrust woes extended (Update)

The European Union's competition authority has rejected yet another offer from Google to settle a case that claims the company abuses its dominant position in Internet searches, once again extending the four-year-old anti-trust ...

dateSep 09, 2014 in Business
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Ravens understand the relations among others

Like many social mammals, ravens form different types of social relationships โ€“ they may be friends, kin, or partners and they also form strict dominance relations. From a cognitive perspective, understanding ...

dateApr 23, 2014 in Plants & Animals
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Ranchers benefit from long-term grazing data

Scientists studying changes in the Earth's surface rely on 40 years of Landsat satellite imaging, but South Dakota ranchers making decisions about grazing their livestock can benefit from 70 years of data ...

dateApr 16, 2014 in Ecology
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