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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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Aug. 29, 2016 Researchers studied flower morphology and development of miracle fruit using microscopic techniques. Analyses showed that miracle fruit flowers require 100 days to develop from reproductive meristem ... read more
Aug. 29, 2016 Ice age inhabitants of Interior Alaska relied more heavily on salmon and freshwater fish in their diets than previously thought, according to a new study. A team of researchers made the discovery ... read more
Aug. 30, 2016 Closing the high seas to fishing could increase fish catches in coastal waters by 10 percent, helping people, especially the most vulnerable, cope with the expected losses of fish due to climate ... read more
Aug. 30, 2016 From natural ecosystems to farmers' fields, plants face a dilemma of energy use: outgrow and out-compete their neighbors for light, or defend themselves against insects and disease. But what if you ... read more
Aug. 30, 2016 Biologists have detected a cannabinoid receptor in spermatozoa. Endogenous cannabinoids that occur in both the male and the female genital tract activate the spermatozoa: they trigger the so-called ... 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