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I graduated from Eastern Washington University 2 years ago and work in the pharmaceutical industry. I have an interest and expertise in biotechnology and biology as a whole, and intend to write heavily on these topics in future. 1475 Conifer Drive, Bellevue WA 98004 425-462-4705 james@globalrealnews.com

Malaysian Tapir’s In Dire Risk Of Extinction

The birth of a Malay tapir at Chester Zoo in the United Kingdom has become an event. This mammal is the only tapir that does not live in the Americas and is in danger of extinction. The young arrived in the world last Thursday, July 18, with only 5 kilos, after a 13 month pregnancy. Sarah Roffe, director of …

Can We Use Artificial Snow At The Poles?

According to a new study, published in Science Advances, by pumping ocean water to the coastal regions surrounding the Antarctic ice sheet and turning it into snow, it is possible to prevent the ice sheet from sliding into the ocean and it melts. The authors warn that, although the findings offer a potentially viable and less dangerous …

German Researches Study How Birds Synchronise Their Songs

If we look at a white-browed, male or female sparrow weaver, when he starts his melody we will see that one of his companions is immediately incorporated to sing a duet together. They make them in perfect tune. A team led by researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology in Seewiesen (Germany) wanted to study …

Studies Examine What Would Happen If All Cats Dissapeared

You may be a lover of these little cats or be completely indifferent. No matter which side you lean on, the reality is that you should be grateful that cats exist. According to Alan Beck from Purdue University, cats are expert predators and when necessary (due to changes in the ecosystem, abandonment, modification of the source of …

Amazing New Life Discovered

A group of scientists, led by Rachel Collin, have found a group of microscopic creatures that could be totally new to science. The small obstacle they face is to determine what type of animal they have discovered, since they are larvae that look completely different in their adult stage. The little known animals in question are called …

Mysterious Sea Creatures Trapped In Amber Discovered

If Jurassic Park taught us something, it is that velocirraptores learn quickly to open doors and that mosquitoes can remain fossilized for more than 100 million years in amber. What they didn’t tell in the mythical Spielberg movie is that, rarely and exceptionally, you can find traces of marine life also trapped in amber. What we …

Do Trees Shrink?

Trees always seem to be upright. But it is not entirely true since, at nightfall, they shrink. This has been demonstrated by a study by researchers at the Center for Ecological Research in Tihany, in Hungary. Experts scanned several trees in Finland and Austria, and found that they languished when daylight began to disappear. The branches and leaves …