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Foster tadpoles trigger parental instinct in poison frogs

Poison frogs, especially male poison frogs, are very caring parents. After the tadpoles hatch, the males piggyback their offspring to distant pools...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/20/2017)

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Wolves understand cause and effect better than dogs

A rattle will only make noise if you shake it. Children learn this principle of cause and effect early on in their lives. However, animals like the...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/15/2017)

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A-MUD: method for automatically detecting mouse song

Mice produce a remarkable repertoire of vocalizations across five octaves, which they emit during mating and other contexts. Vocalizations of adult...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/08/2017)

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An island getaway: Why some Listeria strains survive good food hygiene standards

Despite the high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in the food industry, bacteria such as Listeria monocytogenes can still be found in the food...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/30/2017)

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Comparing food allergies: Animals and humans may have more in common than you think

People are not the only ones suffering from the symptoms and problems of food intolerance and allergies. Other mammals, such as cats, dogs and horses,...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/23/2017)

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