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Invasive sea squirts persist on Georges Bank

...only a few hours before settling; by colonies that hitchhike onto surfaces such as boat hulls, moorings, fishing gear, and other manmade objects and are carried to new, favorable habitats; and by fragments of colonies that are broken up by human activities and natural events and drift until they settle elsewhe...

Genetic analysis finds greater threat in frog-killing fungus

...t on our shoes or car tires. But spores could also hitchhike on the feathers of birds for quick transport across mountain ranges." Moreover, if resistant spores remain in lakes where previous populations of frogs have succumbed to chytridiomycosis, attempts to repopulate the lakes with healthy frogs will lik...

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(Date:8/27/2014)... 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring ... and mammals. But just how these ancient fish used their ... evolutionary processes were at play remain scientific mysteries. , ... , turned to a living fish, called Polypterus , ... attempted to walk out of the water. Polypterus ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... brain of mice, scientists have altered the emotional ... Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator Susumu Tonegawa at ... the connections between the part of the brain ... the part of the brain that stores the ... , Altering those connections can transform a negative ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... greatest risk to Europe based upon a proxy for ... using a ,big data, approach to scientific research. , ... Global Health ranked the top 100 pathogens affecting humans ... system which, they believe, will help governments across the ... infectious diseases, including as a result of climate change, ...
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