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PhysOrg
Butterfly wings help break the status quo in gas sensingMorpho didius – Museum specimen. Credit: Wikipedia The unique properties found
Butterfly wings help break the status quo in gas sensing
PhysOrg / Posted 33 minutes ago
Morpho didius – Museum specimen. Credit: Wikipedia The unique properties found in the stunning iridescent wings of a tropical blue butterfly could hold the key to developing new highly selective gas detection sensors. Pioneering new research by a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Large parks key to city successThe downtown Dallas, Texas (USA) skyline from a levee along the Trinity River.
Large parks key to city success
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
The downtown Dallas, Texas (USA) skyline from a levee along the Trinity River. Facing southeast. Credit: drumguy8800/Wikipedia Cities should feature compact development alongside large, contiguous green spaces to maximize benefits of urban ecosystems... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sea temperature changes linked to mystery North Pacific ecosystem shiftsLonger, less frequent climate fluctuations may be contributing to abrupt and un
Sea temperature changes linked to mystery North Pacific ecosystem shifts
PhysOrg / Posted 14 hours ago
Longer, less frequent climate fluctuations may be contributing to abrupt and unexplained ecosystem shifts in the North Pacific, according to a study by the University of Exeter. Researchers have long been puzzled by two rapid and widespread changes... Read more
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Aljazeera
#FreeAJStaff: Travesty of justice continues"The verdict today ... sends a message that journalists can be locked up for si
#FreeAJStaff: Travesty of justice continues
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
"The verdict today ... sends a message that journalists can be locked up for simply doing their job, for telling the truth, and reporting the news. And it sends a dangerous message that there are judges in Egypt who will allow their courts to become... Read more
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Business Insider
One in 50 people have a rare disorder that prevents them from picturing a beach in their headFor most people this is an easy task, but for a small proportion, it’s impossib
One in 50 people have a rare disorder that prevents them from picturing a beach in their head
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
For most people this is an easy task, but for a small proportion, it’s impossible. Known as “aphantasia,” doctors have described for the first time a condition where people can’t form mental images in their “mind’s eye.” It’s thought that as many as... Read more
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Balita
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics August 29, 2015 5:30 am LONDON, Aug. 28 — UK researchers are trying to use t
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics
Balita / Posted 3 days ago
August 29, 2015 5:30 am LONDON, Aug. 28 — UK researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweeds from the country's coastline to develop a new generation of antibiotics in a... Read more
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New Kerala
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics British researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweed
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
British researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweeds from the country's coastline to develop a new generation of antibiotics in a bid to fight the growing threat of... Read more
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Newser
Some People Are Born Without a 'Mind's Eye.' It's Called Aphantasia, and It's No Fun– When science journalist Carl Zimmer wrote a 2010 article in Discover magazine
Some People Are Born Without a 'Mind's Eye.' It's Called Aphantasia, and It's No Fun
Newser / Posted 4 days ago
– When science journalist Carl Zimmer wrote a 2010 article in Discover magazine about English neurologist Adam Zeman's case study of a man who couldn't visualize people or things, the professor was approached by 21 people who saw themselves in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Can't recall your beloved's face? You may have aphantasia If you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphant
Can't recall your beloved's face? You may have aphantasia
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
If you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia -- a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Cognitive neurologist... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can't count sheep or picture faces? You may have APHANTASIACan't count sheep or picture the faces of loved ones? You may have APHANTASIA:
Can't count sheep or picture faces? You may have APHANTASIA
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Can't count sheep or picture the faces of loved ones? You may have APHANTASIA: Condition describes people who don't have a 'mind's eye' Visualisation is created in a network of regions across the brain These include the frontal and parietal lobes,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Northern Echo
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaCognitive neurologist Professor Adam Zeman, at the University of Exeter Medical
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Cognitive neurologist Professor Adam Zeman, at the University of Exeter Medical School, has revisited the concept of people who cannot visualise, which was first identified by Sir Francis Galton in 1880. A 20th century survey suggested that this may... Read more
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walesonline
Can you remember the faces of loved ones you have lost? Dame Gill Morgan can'tMany people can close their eyes and picture their loved ones. But for Dame Gi
Can you remember the faces of loved ones you have lost? Dame Gill Morgan can't
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
Many people can close their eyes and picture their loved ones. But for Dame Gill Morgan, it is impossible. It means she cannot remember the face of her late mother. 'I couldn't picture it at all' “We were told to ‘visualise a sunrise’, and I... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia « Shropshire StarSome people report a significant impact on their lives from being unable to vis
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 days ago
Some people report a significant impact on their lives from being unable to visualise memories of their partners, or departed relatives. Others say that descriptive writing is meaningless to them, and careers such as architecture or design are... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Streatham Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Bury Times
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Gazette
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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guardian-series
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Harrow Times
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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This is West Country
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Gazette News
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Bolton News
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasiaIf counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". Some people report a significant impact... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia Some 2.5% of the population may have aphantasia, a survey suggest If countin
Picture this? If you can't you may have aphantasia
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Some 2.5% of the population may have aphantasia, a survey suggest If counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Can't count sheep or imagine the face of your loved one? You might have aphantasia | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:29 AM If counting sheep i
Can't count sheep or imagine the face of your loved one? You might have aphantasia
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:29 AM If counting sheep is an... Read more
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News.com.au
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eyeBreaking News IF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eye
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Breaking News IF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eyeIF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eye
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
IF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". SOME people report a significant impact... Read more
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Weekly Times
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eyeIF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the fa
Aphantasia: A life without a mind's eye
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
IF counting sheep is an abstract concept, or you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia - a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye". SOME people report a significant impact... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Female guppy fish swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppy fish swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The scientists behind the research likened it to athletes who train to become better at their sports. After five months, females exposed to... Read more
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express
Girl fish learn to swim faster to steer clear of guppy love FEMALE fish learn to swim faster to avoid sex pest males. They become much m
Girl fish learn to swim faster to steer clear of guppy love
express / Posted 6 days ago
FEMALE fish learn to swim faster to avoid sex pest males. They become much more efficient swimmers so that they can shake off unwanted suitors. In a study, female Trinidadian guppies were... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Female fish are swimming faster to escape sexual harassment | Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:07 AM Female fish have beco
Female fish are swimming faster to escape sexual harassment
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:07 AM Female fish have become better swimmers in order to avoid sexual... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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News.com.au
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'Breaking News FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape mal
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Breaking News FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. THE female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing... Read more
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Perth Now
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. THE female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sex'
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
FEMALE fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. THE female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Northern Echo
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'The study, which was led by academics at the universities of Glasgow and Exeter
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
The study, which was led by academics at the universities of Glasgow and Exeter, exposed female Trinidadian guppies for several months to varying levels of male harassment. After five months, females exposed to higher levels of harassment were able... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males' « Shropshire StarThe female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by chan
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males' « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 days ago
The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The scientists behind the research likened it to athletes who train to become better at their sports. The... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Female fish become better swimmers 'to avoid sexual harassment by males' | Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 07:46 AM Female fish have beco
Female fish become better swimmers 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 07:46 AM Female fish have become better swimmers in order... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Streatham Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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Bury Times
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassme
Female guppies swim faster 'to avoid sexual harassment by males'
Bury Times / Posted 7 days ago
Female fish have become better swimmers in order to escape male sexual harassment, new research claims. The female guppies have learnt to shake off the unwanted male attention by changing their physiology to swim faster and more efficiently. The... Read more
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