Gobble, Gobble! 6 Fun Facts About Turkeys
Wild Turkey
November 23rd, 2014
From their ability to fly to their strange use of stones to break down food, here are six fun facts about turkeys.
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Researchers Crack Sea Ice to Expose Arctic Food Web (VIDEO)
under the sea ice, algae
November 21st, 2014
A warming planet is impacting sea-ice algae, triggering a food-chain domino effect that leads to whales and polar bears.
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Rare Stegosaurus Skeleton to Debut at London Museum
Stegosaurus before mount
November 19th, 2014
A rare skeleton of a nearly 10-foot-tall (3 meters), 150-million-year-old Stegosaurus will be unveiled at the Natural History Museum in London next month.
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Photos: Incredible Near-Complete Stegosaurus Skeleton
Stegosaurus plates
November 19th, 2014
For the first time nearly 100 years, the almost-complete skeleton of a dinosaur will go on display at the Natural History Museum, in London. The dinosaur, a stegosaurus (Stegosaurus stenops), will be open to the public Dec. 4.
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Mysterious 'Glow Worm' Discovered in the Peruvian Rainforest
glow worm
November 18th, 2014
A mysterious species of glow worm discovered in the Peruvian rainforest may lure prey in with their light.
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Sea Ice Algae is Staple of Arctic Food Chain (Gallery)
Sea ice algae, arctic
November 21st, 2014
To find the base of the Arctic food chain, scientists have to venture far out, and into, sea ice.
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In Defense of the Stink Bug (Op-Ed)
stink bug, steampunk, insects
November 19th, 2014
Stink bug. As names go it is a PR disaster, each of the words alone hardly endearing, and wholly off-putting together. Which is a shame because stink bugs have a perky charm, a distinctive style and, for an insect, a surprising concern for their offspring
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Fulfilling the Broken Promise of Nature Reserves (Op-Ed)
conservation, WCS, Wildlife Conservation Society, amur tigers
November 18th, 2014
Protected areas across the planet are failing, but it is not too late to reverse that trend.
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