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By Jenny Rood | March 9, 2015
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
By Kate Yandell | September 2, 2013
The large mammals alter the levels of melanin in their skin depending on sun exposure, helping them to avoid DNA damage.
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Kepler-452b revolves around a sun much like our own.
Ethical issues attend the creation of animal-human chimeras.
Multiple consecutive adenosine nucleotides can cause protein translation machinery to stall on messenger RNAs.
In some pathogenic bacteria, certain antibiotic resistance–associated mutations may also confer an unexpected growth advantage.
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