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Catch the Wave: Decoding the Prairie Dog's Contagious Jump-Yip

mercredi 8 janvier 2014 — Evolution,More Science
A black-tailed prairie dog jump-yipping. Credit: Darlene Stack Prairie dogs have the most sophisticated vocal language ever decoded. Even better than chimps, dolphins and orcas. This could change... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

"Highly Mobile" Testicles Frustrate Effort to Calm Hippos in Captivity

mardi 7 janvier 2014 — More Science, Biology, Evolution, Evolutionary Biology
Vets for zoos may seek to castrate hippos to tamp down the animals' aggression, but special techniques are needed to locate the organs -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

"Highly Mobile" Testicles Frustrate Effort to Calm Hippos in Captivity

The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation , an online publication covering the latest research. [More] -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

New Population of Critically Endangered Rabbits Found in (of All Places) a Nature Reserve

With a wild population estimated at fewer than 400 individuals, South Africa’s riverine rabbit ( Bunolagus monticularis ) is just a hare’s breath away from extinction. Most of the... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Ancient Times Table Hidden in Chinese Bamboo Strips

The 2,300-year-old matrix is the world's oldest decimal multiplication table -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Ancient Times Table Hidden in Chinese Bamboo Strips

From a few fragments out of a collection of 23-century-old bamboo strips, historians have pieced together what they say is the world's oldest example of a multiplication table in base 10.... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

What "Monster Porn" Says about Science and Sexuality

mardi 7 janvier 2014 — Evolution,Health,Mind & Brain
“ What does woman want? ” Freud once whined. Turns out quite a few women want fantasy sex with T. rex, Sasquatch or a boar-headed god. That, at any rate, is the implication of... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

La Terre est-elle prise dans un anneau de mystérieuse matière noire ?

Après avoir décroché, avec tambours et trompettes, le boson de Higgs – confirmation expérimentale en 2012, prix Nobel en 2013 –, la physique sait que le temps est venu de changer de Graal, de changer de quête. La nouvelle cible s'appelle matière … Continuer la lecture (...)

Why drug discovery is hard - Part 2: Easter Island, Pit Vipers; Where do drugs come from?

The bark of the Pacific Yew tree which yields taxol, one of the world's bestselling anticancer drugs (Image: Wikipedia Commons) This is part 2 of a series of posts delving into the fundamental... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

An Unlikely GoPro Bandit: Caught in the Act!

lundi 6 janvier 2014 — Evolution,More Science
Check out this excellent video shot at a dive resort in Fiji. [More] -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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