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Armadillos Give Leprosy

Armadillos Give Leprosy

Armadillos, the most popular mammals Texas, leprosy can spread to humans, according to a new study by Swiss microbiologists and published in The New England Journal of Medicine. Leprosy, a disease also known as Hansen's disease after the Norwegian researcher ...

The downhill of biodiversity

The downhill of biodiversity

I A team of 23 scientists from nine countries have conducted a new analysis of several studies on future global change and species extinctions. And it has concluded that it provides a long and inevitable loss of biodiversity throughout the ...

The squid eating sperm for energy

The squid eating sperm for energy

I When hungry and need an extra supply of energy, female squid southern tail bottle not doubt that swallowed part of semen squirts his partner. It is the conclusion we have reached Bob Wong and colleagues at the University of ...

Sea Lions to the rescue

Sea Lions to the rescue

I Can you imagine a sea lion part of the rescue in a shipwreck in the ocean? This is the original proposal of Oceanography of the City of Arts and Sciences of Valencia, which aims to evaluate the ability of ...

The first anatomical atlas Gorilla

The first anatomical atlas Gorilla

The Museum of Anatomy at the University of Valladolid has collaborated with the University of Barcelona and the George Washington University in the US, to develop the first atlas of the world with images of dissection of the muscles and ...

Aerosols affect climate more than expected

Aerosols affect climate more than expected

New research by the University of Michigan and published in the journal PNAS shows that the forecasts made by satellite on the effect of aerosols on the Earth's climate significantly underestimate its impact. Aerosols, including soot and sulfur dioxide from burning ...

Ten sentences on water

Ten sentences on water

On World Water Day, a dozen sentences collect this vital element colorless, odorless and tasteless. "Water, air and cleanliness are the main products of my pharmacy." Napoleon Bonaparte. "Water is the driving force of all nature." Leonardo da Vinci. "If there is magic ...