Archive: 2/04/2007

Are all males liars and cheaters? Yes -- if they're crayfish!

Intimidation and threats are common throughout society, whether it’s in the school playground, sporting arena or boardroom. Threatening behaviour is equally widespread among non-human animals. Individuals signal their ...

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Right angles are all wrong for tree frog adhesion

Tree frogs have the unique ability to stick to smooth surfaces even when they are tilted well beyond the vertical - some small tree frogs can even adhere when completely upside down. Conversely when walking or jumping they ...

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Tsunami not yet detected: expert

Although the Bureau of Metereology had issued a tsunami warning, at this stage a tsunami had not yet been detected, a University of Queensland geophysicist said this morning.

dateApr 02, 2007 in Earth Sciences
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