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  1. A woman on the $20 bill: Who were the top vote-getters in an online poll?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PennLive.com

    ... standable to regular people. She was best known for her books Silent Spring and The Sea Around Us. Her writing about ecology and the dangers of pesticides was essential to the start of the environmental movement: americaslibrary.gov

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  2. Digital Asset Management Market by Solutions - Global Forecast to 2019Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Freshnews

    NEW YORK, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The escalating digitization of content and the emergence of novel models of distribution among organizations have enlarged the prospect across diverse industry verticals. From content generation to its distribution, providers across the digital asset ecology are gaining the advantages of DAM market progression.

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  3. Silsden caravan park residents object to plans for wind turbine in nearby fieldRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... objections from Cringles Park residents. He added: "We feel the benefits of the turbine will be minimal towards the ecology of the wildlife and power savings." Another resident, also anxious about noise, wrote: "We are really worried about other ...

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  4. Scientists use unmanned aerial vehicle to study gray whales from aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... side of the Pacific remains endangered). This success presents scientists with a unique opportunity to study the ecology of large whales, including how environmental conditions put an upper limit on population growth. Because most other large whales ...

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  5. Public Consultation for proposed solar farm at Fields Farm, Draycott Cross, near CheadleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    ... for ecological buffer zones or agriculture. "The land is average quality farmland so we can make a big difference to ecology and bio-diversity by sowing native grasses and wildflowers in the wide gaps between the rows of panels. "Sheep will graze ...

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  6. The Pleistocene and the present don't computeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | High Country News

    ... not follow that the coauthors are crackpots themselves. Led by Josh Donlan, and his then advisor, renowned Cornell ecology and evolutionary biology professor Harry Greene, all have done superb work for wildlife. I've avoided the subject for two ...

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  7. Austin Peay State University professor Stefan Woltmann featured in...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... serious finding according to many in the scientific community. "(The Coastal Waters Consortium) was looking at marsh ecology following the spill and this is where sparrows come into things," Woltmann said. "They're the main breeding bird out there ...

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  8. The ecology of human fear: survival optimization and the nervous system.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    We propose a Survival Optimization System to account for the strategies that humans and other animals use to defend against recurring and novel threats. The SOS attempts to merge ecological models that define a repertoire of contextually relevant threat induced survival behaviors with contemporary approaches to human affective science.

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  9. Female koalas will be given contraceptive implants as many are starving to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... but overall things are looking pretty poor and koala numbers are still high." Dr Jack Pascoe for the Conservation Ecology Centre said that an imbalance in the ecosystem was leading to the "catastrophe". "Trees that should have been regenerating and ...

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  10. Africa: Plankton Trawl Reveals Ten Times the SpeciesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... are seen on land where microorganisms cover glaciers and ice packs. Having more information about microorganism ecology could also be useful beyond climate modelling, says Mick Follows, a professor of oceanography from the Massachusetts Institute of ...

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  11. Pangolin trade study highlights the need for urgent reforms to CITESRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... species in CITES (Daniel W. S. Challender and Douglas C. MacMillan, Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology [DICE], University of Kent; Stuart R. Harrop, University of Sussex) is published in Biological Conservation . Disclaimer: AAAS and ...

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  12. Genetic analysis of the American eel helps explain its declineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... This will provide an important tool for other researchers to conduct similar studies on different aspects of eel ecology. Current Biology , published by Cell Press, is a bimonthly journal that features papers across all areas of biology. Current ...

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  13. Public raises alarm about ineffectiveness of some Montagu's harrier conservation measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... voluntarily gather useful information for research programmes. A study published in the ' Journal of Applied Ecology ', for which the scientist Beatriz Arroyo from the Hunting Resources Research Institute has collaborated with researchers from the ...

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  14. Deadline extended for Conservation and Leadership AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pike County Courier

    ... The goal of the academy is to inspire youth to consider careers and volunteer opportunities in conservation, ecology and science while learning to be leaders in conservation and stewardship. The academy partners with conservation organizations and ...

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  15. Calls for more action on renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... have signed the letter include Transition Town Dorchester , Dorset Community Energy, Dorchester Churches Together's ecology group and West Dorset Friends of the Earth. Other signatories are Dorset Energised, the Charminster Clean Energy Group, the ...

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  16. Endangered owl species live online in Nizhny Novgorod regionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Pravda

    On the website of the Ministry for Ecology and Natural Resources of the Nizhny Novgorod region one can observe the life of a family of owls. A webcam in the nest of a tawny owl was installed in May of this year for scientific purposes.

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  17. Nature lovers invited to explore Halton's wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    Jack Swan, one of Cheshire's leading botanists, and Jeff Clarke, an expert in local nature and ecology, will lead the 'Meadow Meander' on Sunday, June 14. Wildlife enthusiasts will be taken on a nature trail across Wigg Island, where they will discover how to identify the numerous meadow flowers on the site. Victoria Pollard, Merseylink's environmental manager, said: "The Mersey estuary is a rich and diverse environment and this series of nature events has been organised so we can share our knowledge of this important ecological area.

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  18. Plankton trawl reveals ten times the speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

    ... are seen on land where microorganisms cover glaciers and ice packs. Having more information about microorganism ecology could also be useful beyond climate modelling, says Mick Follows, a professor of oceanography from the Massachusetts Institute of ...

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  19. Shelburne Falls RiverFest set for June 5 to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... in 2012. It was started by the watershed association as a fun way for people to learn more about the river and river ecology. To celebrate 100 years of hydroelectric generation at the Deerfield No. 4 Station, TransCanada is offering public tours ...

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  20. Characterizing the pigment composition of a variable warning signal of Parasemia plantaginis larvaeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Functional Ecology , Vol. 24, No. 4. , pp. 759-766, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2010.01686.x 1. Aposematic animals advertise their defences to predators via warning signals that often are bright colours combined with black patterns.

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