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Don't move: To ensure constant food supply edible dormice rather give up their favourite food

Rodents such as the edible dormouse feed preferably on high-energy seeds. They deliver the energy needed for reproduction and help juvenile animals...

(Web-Redaktion on 05/24/2017)

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You spy with your little eye – dogs can adopt the perspective of humans

Humans are able to interpret the behaviour of others by attributing mental states to them (and to themselves). By adopting the perspectives of other...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/07/2017)

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Raccoon dog represents a more acute risk than raccoon as vector for transmission of local parasites

The increasing abundance of the raccoon and the raccoon dog made them of interest to parasitologists as potential hosts for diseases. A team of...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/05/2017)

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For This New Zealand Parrot, “Laughter” Is Contagious

When people are feeling playful, they giggle and laugh, making others around them want to laugh and play too. Now, researchers reporting in Current...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/20/2017)

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ALPBIONET2030 – Protection for the Alpine Space

Protected areas and connected natural axes - landscapes that wildlife can cross - form the basis of an Alpine “ecological network” for the protection...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/14/2017)

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