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Animals can also be optimistic or pessimistic

Animals can also be optimistic or pessimistic

A team of researchers from Britain's University of Bristol studied animal emotions. And it has concluded that they affect the way they perceive the world and in their decisions. According to published Mike Mendl and his team in the journal Proceedings ...

Baboon are the oldest in South Africa

Baboon are the oldest in South Africa

I The remains are more than two million years ago. The main finding is a fossil skull that was in South Africa and Malapa cave that once belonged to the oldest known individual of the species Papio angusticeps, which has ...

Thawing permafrost accelerates global warming

Thawing permafrost accelerates global warming

I A team of researchers coordinated by experts in chemical oceanography at Florida State University have discovered that the melting of permafrost, ice permanently covers the surface soil levels in many cold regions next to glaciers, is causing the emission ...

`Ants compensate their partners laborales

`Ants compensate their partners laborales" low

I A flu epidemic may close schools, empty offices and bring productivity plummets. Not so in ant nests Temnothorax nylanderi, whose tenacious workers outweigh the `laborales' lower their partners, according to a study published in The American Naturalist. The studied ant ...

Satellites to save the bearded vulture

Satellites to save the bearded vulture

I The only wild population of bearded vultures in Europe a scavenger endangered species, live in our country, south of the Pyrenees. A group of Spanish researchers have carried out a detailed study describing areas champions of this bird, whose ...