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March 24, 2015
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Cesium atoms shaken, not stirred, to create elusive excitation in superfluid

Scientists discovered in 1937 that liquid helium-4, when chilled to extremely low temperatures, became a superfluid that could leak through glass, overflow its containers, or eternally gush like a fountain. Future Nobel laureate Lev Landau came along in 1941, predicting … Continue reading

July 5, 2014
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Small Business Owners Not Always Worried about Being Treated Fairly, MU Researcher Finds

Small retailers willing to sacrifice fairness for success COLUMBIA, Mo. – Fairness is not always the most important priority for small retailers. In an international study, University of Missouri researchers found that some small retailers are less concerned about whether … Continue reading

June 26, 2014
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Hunt for extraterrestrial life gets massive methane boost

A powerful new model to detect life on planets outside of our solar system, more accurately than ever before, has been developed by UCL researchers. The new model focuses on methane, the simplest organic molecule, widely acknowledged to be a … Continue reading

June 16, 2014
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Brain’s response to sexual images linked to number of sexual partners

UCLA researchers say finding could lead to strategies to reduce risky sex Like most things, sex requires motivation. An attractive face, a pleasant fragrance, perhaps a sexy image. Yet people differ in their response to sex cues, some react strongly; … Continue reading

May 31, 2014
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Attraktive Innenstadtlage beschert Turmfalken eine böse Überraschung

Das Leben in der Innenstadt ist für Turmfalken eine “ökologische Falle”. Durch attraktive Nistplätze in Wiens Altbauten angezogen, kämpfen Turmfalken mit Nahrungsmangel. Dies fand ein Team um die Zoologin Petra Sumasgutner von der Universität Wien heraus. Im Rahmen einer Studie … Continue reading

April 9, 2014
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A Few Winners, But Many More Losers

Southwestern Bird and Reptile Distributions to Shift as Climate Changes Dramatic distribution losses and a few major distribution gains are forecasted for southwestern bird and reptile species as the climate changes, according to just-published research by scientists with the U.S. … Continue reading

January 28, 2014
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Does it pay to be a lover or a fighter? It depends on how you woo females

As mating season approaches, male animals are faced with a question that can make or break their chances at reproducing: does it pay to be a lover or a fighter? Or both? Researchers from The University of Manchester and Syracuse … Continue reading