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Dead 50-Foot Endangered Sperm Whale Washes Ashore At Pacifica Beach

PACIFICA (CBS SF) — Biologists headed to the San Mateo County coast Wednesday morning to try and determine what killed an endangered sperm whale.

The 50-feet sperm whale was found bleeding from its head and into the water along at Mori Point on the south end of Sharp Park State Beach in Pacifica Tuesday. 292 more words

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N is for Naming

By Jonathan Farrow of the Thoughtful Pharaoh

Next time you happen to be walking though the Chamela-Cuixmala nature reserve on the West Coast of Mexico, keep your eyes out for this parasitoid wasp: 609 more words

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Sixth form Psychologists and Biologists treated to 'Brain Day'

Last Monday was “Brain Day” and sixth form Psychologists and Biologists were treated to a day of brain lectures and activities, delivered by Dr Guy Sutton, Lecturer in Neuroscience at the University of Nottingham. 133 more words

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Biologists pave the way for improved epilepsy treatments

Original post from Science Daily

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‘…………..University of Toronto biologists leading an investigation into the cells that regulate proper brain function, have identified and located the key players whose actions contribute to afflictions such as epilepsy and schizophrenia. 104 more words

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Rare Sierra Nevada Fox Spotted In Yosemite Park, First Time In 100 Years

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — The first confirmed sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox in Yosemite National Park in nearly a century has been confirmed by park officials. 136 more words

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A Book of Factoids

“Did Mendel Eat His Peas?” and Other Questions Biologists Ask Historians

For Because College

Sick for Science

WHALE SHARK EXPERTS VISIT ST HELENA | Sharon Henry

These little blue pills are working wonders, two and a half hours in and I’m still going strong, haven’t chucked up yet or even felt nauseous. 2,131 more words

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