Beauty salon technologies help researchers tag and follow young sea turtles like never before.
By Jef Akst | November 1, 2012
An early version of the silicone-neoprene attachment that was tested without the nail acrylic base-coat. This tag shed from the turtle shell within one to two weeks.
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By Dan Cossins
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Mosquitos infected by the malaria parasite are more likely to land on and probe a substrate laced with human body odor than their uninfected counterparts.
Mice that explore more have higher levels of neurogenesis, suggesting a link between experience, brain plasticity, and the emergence of distinct personalities.
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