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Female blue tits sing in the face of danger  9

Birdsong has long been associated with courtship or competitive behaviour. And males were often considered to be a more active singing partner than...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/24/2016)

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To tool or not to tool, wonders the cockatoo  10

Flexible tool use is closely associated to intelligent mental processes such as the ability to plan actions. Cognitive biologists from the Vetmeduni...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/23/2016)

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Drug against breast cancer is also highly potent against a frequent form of leukaemia  11

Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) is the most frequent form of blood cancer. In about 30 percent of all AML patients, a mutation in the FLT3 tyrosine...

(Web-Redaktion on 05/17/2016)

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Origin of dromedary domestication discovered  12

Dromedaries have been used for transportation in desert regions for over 3,000 years. Until now, however, it was not known exactly where they were...

(Web-Redaktion on 05/10/2016)

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Female frogs identify own offspring using inner GPS  13

The ability to recognize our offspring and provide preferential care to our own young is nothing unusual for us. This is much more difficult for the...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/15/2016)

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