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  • July 23rd, 2014
  • A study shows that pelicans are particularly susceptible to fishing tackle injuries, forming 59 percent of all birds injured.

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Pelicans Most Vulnerable To Fishing Tackle Injuries

Pelicans Most Vulnerable To Fishing Tackle Injuries

A study shows that pelicans are particularly susceptible to fishing tackle injuries, forming 59 percent of all birds injured.

A New Measure Of Biodiversity

A New Measure Of Biodiversity

The CANAPE model unites genetic and spatial information, providing a more comprehensive understanding of biodiversity.

Perovskite Solar Cells Made Stable

Perovskite Solar Cells Made Stable

By sidestepping the hole-transportation layer, scientists have developed a cheaper and more stable perovskite-based solar cell.

pH Switch Helps EV71 Invade Cells

pH Switch Helps EV71 Invade Cells

Changes in pH as the EV71 virus is internalized trigger viral uncoating via the SCARB2 protein, study shows.

Cosmic Ray Hotspot Found

Cosmic Ray Hotspot Found

The Telescope Array group has identified a hotspot in the Northern hemisphere where super high energy cosmic rays seem to be clustered.

Mysterious Dance Of Dwarfs Forces Cosmic Rethink

Mysterious Dance Of Dwarfs Forces Cosmic Rethink

The discovery that dwarf galaxies cluster around larger galaxies in orderly discs challenges the current understanding of physical laws.

520 Million Year Old Brain Fossil Found

520 Million Year Old Brain Fossil Found

The well-preserved fossil of the predator Lyrarapax unguispinus shows that they had much simpler brains than their prey.

Gut Immunity Is A Two Way Street

Gut Immunity Is A Two Way Street

A study shows that immune cells actively maintain a healthy gut microbiota, challenging the assumption that gut immunity is purely reactive.

New Edible Catfish Discovered In North Queensland

New Edible Catfish Discovered In North Queensland

A genetic analysis reveals that a commonly caught eel-tailed catfish is actually a distinct new species.

Decoding Dengue’s RNA Defense

Decoding Dengue’s RNA Defense

Scientists have uncovered the pathway that the dengue virus-2 uses to evade the immune response.