News tagged with feeding

'Emotional contagion' sweeps Facebook

When it hasn't been your day โ€“ your week, your month, or even your year โ€“ it might be time to turn to Facebook friends for a little positive reinforcement. According to a new study by social scientists at Cornell, the ...

Jun 14, 2014 2.9 / 5 (9) 7

Sustainable algae cultivation making headway

Four years after the first optimistic calculations, the experimental cultivation of algae appears to be meeting expectations. Production costs have been more than halved, while the profit made on some crop components already ...

Jun 11, 2014 not rated yet 1

New knowledge revolutionising feeds

Over the past few years, the salmon farming industry has gone from being a major consumer of marine protein to becoming a net producer of it โ€“ a turnaround made possible by a deeper understanding of the ...

Jun 02, 2014 5 / 5 (1) 0

Large muskies lured by the moon

The lunar cycle may synchronize with feeding activity, luring large muskies to take angler bait, according to results published May 28, 2014, in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Mark Vinson from U.S. Geological Survey ...

May 28, 2014 not rated yet 0

Deer feeding puts birds at risk

By comparing the fate of artificial nests close and far away from supplementary feeding sites located in the forest for ungulates, such as deer and wild boar, researchers found that those nests in the vicinity ...

Mar 07, 2014 not rated yet 0