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Birds’ internal weather clock can sense spring

In a first, biologists have identified a key photoreceptor cell deep inside the brain of birds which takes the role of eyes in humans by directly responding to light and regulates breeding activity according to seasonal changes Continue reading “Birds’ internal weather clock can sense spring” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, November 5th, 2012
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Scientist investigates human links to endangered Chinese monkeys

A Swiss primatologist who arrived at The University of Western Australia Continue reading “Scientist investigates human links to endangered Chinese monkeys” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012
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Bid to save Indian state Chhattisgarh’s wild buffaloes through cloning

Indian state Chhattisgarh has begun an ambitious programme to increase the population of the wild buffalo through cloning. Continue reading “Bid to save Indian state Chhattisgarh’s wild buffaloes through More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
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Images of 300 million-year-old insects revealed

Stunning 3D images of 300 million-year-old insects have been revealed for the first time Continue reading “Images of 300 million-year-old insects revealed” »  More...