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AP (Feb. 2, 2015) A new CDC study found that many packaged meals and snacks for toddlers contain high levels of salt and sugar, potentially contributing to obesity and other health risks later. The research is based ... watch video
AFP (Oct. 15, 2013) Hundreds of Olive Ridley sea turtles started to lay their eggs in the sand of Ixtapilla beach in Mexico. More than 1,000 turtles a day are expected to arrive in the area in the next few ... watch video
AP (Dec. 11, 2014) The Loggerhead Marinelife Center and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission released an Olive Ridley sea turtle named Meghan back into the wild after nearly a year of rehabilitation. (Dec. ... watch video
AP (Dec. 12, 2014) The Loggerhead Marinelife Center and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission released an Olive Ridley sea turtle named Meghan back into the wild after nearly a year of rehabilitation. (Dec. ... watch video
AFP (Nov. 30, 2015) Tunisia's 3,000-year history of olive farming is under threat with warnings that production is at risk of halving by 2030 because of the extremes of climate change, from floods to droughts.
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AFP (Feb. 28, 2016) Olive ridleys, each shorter than a credit card, are among five species of sea turtles in the Philippines that are in danger of extinction, mostly because they are prized as a protein-rich food.
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July 27, 2016 After more than 50 years of research, the tick-borne bacterium responsible for one of the most troubling and economically devastating cattle diseases in the Western United States has been named and ... read more
July 27, 2016 Across the globe, soils are under threat. Due changing land use to feed a growing population, climate change, and contamination of land with toxic chemicals, this precious resource is deteriorating, ... read more
July 27, 2016 New research could lead to the fine-tuning of pesticide formulations to further increase crop yield. The findings also show a way to develop advanced performance formulations which will interact ... read more
July 26, 2016 In recent years, numerous diseases have been tied to variations in gut microbiota. The probiotics industry targets gut and intestinal health by developing products built mostly around enzyme cultures ... read more
July 26, 2016 Scientists have designed a system to modify, or edit, multiple genes in the genome simultaneously, while also minimizing unintended effects. The gene-editing 'toolbox' provides a user-friendly ... read more
Mar. 19, 2012 Parents should think twice before brushing off their child's calls to "look at me!" A new study is the first to show that toddlers' expectations of how their parent will respond ... read more
Oct. 26, 2011 In a new longitudinal study that moves beyond descriptive findings to explain underlying processes, researchers looked at difficult infant temperament and negative maternal parenting for more than ... read more