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Science Daily
Motorboat noise gives predators a deadly advantage: The rate that fish are captured by predators can double when boats are motoring nearbyDr Stephen Simpson and his international research team found that noise from pa
Motorboat noise gives predators a deadly advantage: The rate that fish are captured by predators can double when boats are motoring nearby
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
Dr Stephen Simpson and his international research team found that noise from passing motorboats increases stress levels in young coral reef fish and reduces their ability to flee from predators. As a consequence they are captured more easily and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Motorboat noise gives predators a deadly advantageThe predatory dusky dottyback eyeing up a juvenile Ambon damselfish. Credit: Ch
Motorboat noise gives predators a deadly advantage
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
The predatory dusky dottyback eyeing up a juvenile Ambon damselfish. Credit: Chris Mirbach The rate that fish are captured by predators can double when boats are motoring nearby, according to pioneering work led by a University of Exeter marine... Read more
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New America Media
From Monkey Studies to Eldercare, Irish Researchers at Forefront of AgingORLANDO, Fla.--Some would say geriatrician Orla Sheehan is a specialist. She, h
From Monkey Studies to Eldercare, Irish Researchers at Forefront of Aging
New America Media / Posted 3 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla.--Some would say geriatrician Orla Sheehan is a specialist. She, however, regards herself a generalist. “With all the specialties, you concentrate on one part of the patient,” said Sheehan, who is a physician. “With geriatrics you look... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Patterns of Thought and Human Survival: Holism vs. FragmentationClimate disruption is dawning upon even the most close-minded of human beings.
Patterns of Thought and Human Survival: Holism vs. Fragmentation
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
Climate disruption is dawning upon even the most close-minded of human beings. The proliferation and growing possibility of planetary devastation through weapons of mass destruction is beginning to dawn upon even the most close-minded military... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Friday Flashback: Kingstonian U18 Jamie Summers earns England Schools callKingstonian U18s defender Jamie Summers earned a call-up to the England Schools
Friday Flashback: Kingstonian U18 Jamie Summers earns England Schools call
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
Kingstonian U18s defender Jamie Summers earned a call-up to the England Schools' squad for the Centenary Shield this week in 2011, writes Stuart Amos. The 18-year-old centre-back survived six trials to be named in the 18-man squad and was in line to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
USD 501 superintendent candidates bring wide range of experiencesFrank Harwood was chief operations officer of Lawrence USD 497 before taking ov
USD 501 superintendent candidates bring wide range of experiences
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Frank Harwood was chief operations officer of Lawrence USD 497 before taking over the helm of one of Nebraska’s biggest districts. Tiffany Anderson has a decade of experience leading districts and charter schools in Missouri and Virginia. This week,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Bans Hoverboards on GroundsThe University of Virginia is telling students to leave their hoverboards at ho
UVA Bans Hoverboards on Grounds
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 22 days ago
The University of Virginia is telling students to leave their hoverboards at home before returning from the holiday break. Students who brought their hoverboards back to grounds are not pleased with the university's ban. The university has banned... Read more

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