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Whales and ships heading for collision in Bering Strait, fear scientists – Tech Times

Tech TimesWhales and ships are on a collision course in the Bering Strait, environmentalists and marine scientists have warned. Some members of whale species that normally live in the sub-Arctic are moving toward Arctic regions as ice begins to clear. An adult …Increased Risk of Collision between Ships and Migrating Whales in Bering StraitFrench TribuneThe […]

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The Bering Strait Poses Increased Risk of Collision between Whales and Ships … – Science World Report

Science World ReportA large population of whales and ships is increasingly using the ice-free Bering Strait, the channel that connects the Pacific and Arctic Oceans, raising the risk of collision with ships. Like Us on Facebook …Risk Of Collisions Between Whales And Ships Increased In Bering Strait: StudyInternational Business TimesMigrating whales face increased risk of […]

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Worker Ants Build Rafts to Escape Floods and Protect the Vulnerable Queen – Science World Report

Science World ReportWhen hit by floods, ants display an extreme ability to assemble together as a group and form floating rafts using the brood’s buoyancy to save themselves as well as the queen. Like Us on Facebook …Ants use their babies as floaties during floodsThe AgeAnt-Rafts Use Buoyant Babies As Flotation Device in FloodsDesign & […]

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LADEE Sends Images Of Lunar Surface Home For The First Time (LINK) – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsThe LADEE mission sent pictures of the lunar back to Earth taken that were taken with onboard camera systems called “star trackers.” The star trackers are meant to capture images of star systems surrounding the craft; this allows it to gauge how it is oriented …NASA’s lunar probe beams back first photos […]

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Cat parasite found in Arctic Beluga – BBC News

BBC NewsThe cat parasite Toxoplasma gondii, which can cause blindness in people, has been identified in Beluga in the western Arctic. The discovery by University of British Columbia scientists has prompted a health advisory to Inuit people in the region who eat the …Researchers Find Infectious Cat Parasite in Western Arctic Beluga, Public Health …Science […]

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State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Daily Beach Pollution Report for Friday, February … – Legal Examiner

Legal ExaminerThe following is a summary of the 2/14/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe …Oil Pollution Hurts Tuna Hearts, Crude Oil ‘Blocked Key Processes’ In Fish’s […]

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Google to make smart contact lenses – CNN

CNNIf successful, Google’s newest venture could help to eliminate one of the most painful and intrusive daily routines of diabetics. People with diabetes have difficulty controlling the level of sugar in their blood stream, so they need to monitor their glucose levels …Google contact lens could be option for diabeticsNewsday‘Smart contact lens’ could help millions […]

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Arctic Mercury Levels Lower Than Previously Thought! Thanks To Collapse Of … – Design & Trend

Design & TrendThe most recent research suggests mercury concentration in fish is much lower than expected in much of the continental Arctic, and the Soviet Union may have something to do with it.The burbot is a non-migratory fish. The most recent research suggests …Arctic Mercury Levels Lower Than Expected Thanks To Collapse Of Soviet UnionHeadlines […]

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Amborella Genome Yields Evolutionary Insight into Flowering Plants – Guardian Express

Guardian ExpressThis is neither the website of, nor affiliated in any way with, Guardian News and Media. Amborella genome yields evolutionary insight into flowering plants. A slew of scientific papers are due for publication on the Amborella genus – a plant that is of great …The Amborella Genome and the Evolution of Flowering PlantsScience Careers […]

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DNA of Oldest Flowering Plant Solves Darwin’s Evolution Mystery – Science World Report

Science World ReportOne of Darwin’s mysteries may have been solved thanks to the sequenced genome of the Amborella plant. Scientists have discovered why flowers suddenly proliferated on Earth millions of years ago. In fact, the newly sequenced genome sheds new light on a …The Amborella Genome and the Evolution of Flowering PlantsScience Careers BlogSex, gluttony […]

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The planet that shouldn’t exist: Bizarre world orbiting its star from a staggering … – Daily Mail

Daily MailAstronomers have found a distant planet so strange, that according to current planet formation theories, it shouldn’t even exist. The planet is 11 times Jupiter’s mass and orbits its star at an incredible 650 times the average Earth-Sun distance. Named HD …Astronomers See Planet that Shouldn’t Be ThereLaboratory EquipmentAstronomers discover planet that shouldn’t be […]