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Scientists Find a Half Male, Half Female Bee, Split Right Down The Middle – ScienceAlert

Broadly speaking, animals tend to be sexually dimorphic. You have males, with small gametes, and females, with large gametes, both of which are required for sexual reproduction. Every now and again, though, nature throws a curveball - producing an organism that's a combination of both sexes, divided straight down the middle.

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Nature Spotlight: Amphibians will be putting on a hip-hop concert this spring – The Providence Journal

Aprils warmer temperatures and rainy days will lead to a big night for amorous amphibians, whose mating calls are part of the soundtrack of spring.

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Evolving epidemiology and transmission dynamics of coronavirus disease 2019 outside Hubei province, China: a descriptive and modelling study – The…

Evolving epidemiology and transmission dynamics of coronavirus disease 2019 outside Hubei province, China: a descriptive and modelling study   The Lancet

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The Future May Be Female, But the Pandemic is Patriarchal – CounterPunch

Before I found myself sheltering in place, this article was to be about womens actions around the world to mark March 8th, International Womens Day.

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10 Things That Make No Sense About Pokmon Breeding – TheGamer

When Game Freak introduced breeding into the Pokmon world in Generation II, they probably weren't expecting it to become so hilariously weird in so many ways, but it has. There are so many weird things about the breeding process in Pokmon games that it has become an entire field of memes, jokes, andhead-scratching confusion

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The Future May Be Female, But the Pandemic Is Patriarchal – Common Dreams

Before I found myself sheltering in place, this article was to be about womens actions around the world to mark March 8th, International Womens Day. From Pakistan to Chile, women in their millions filled the streets, demanding that we be able to control our bodies and our lives.

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Guess who is coming to Seder? – Jewish News

At times like this religious families appreciate their size. Prolific reproduction means there are lots of children around the table and many mouths to feed becomes a blessing. It is never dull when there are lots of you, just noisy, which is better than being isolated with no one to share the egg in salt water

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Mi Dual Driver In-ear Earphones Review: A No-Brainer If You’re On A Tight Budget – Mashable India

The Mi Dual Driver In-ear Earphones are among the most descriptively named products around. They are a pair of in-ear earphones with dual drivers in each and like most other Xiaomi earphones, the Mi Dual Driver are extremely affordable and at INR 799. The feature set on offer makes it seem like a no-brainer if you're looking for wired in-ear headphones aluminium build, an L-shaped wire-end, an in-line microphone with three-button operation and a braided cable style for better durability

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These Female Toads Have Sex With Another Species If Their Own Males Are Lacking in Quality – Newsweek

Toads will choose to mate with a different species if it gives their progeny a better chance of survival, showing for the first time how females from one species can apply sexual selection pressure on another.

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How Trinity is Protecting Ireland’s Pollinators – The University Times

Francesca FarangContributing Writer The flutter of a butterflys wings, or the buzz of a bee these sights and sounds are among lifes most basic pleasures.

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Wild Iberian lynx population in Portugal rises to 109 – The Portugal News

in News 13-03-2020 01:00:00 1 Comments The couple to be released are the male Quinde and female Quisquilla, who were born in captivity in 2019, at the Iberian Lynx Breeding Centre in El Acebuche, in the Doana National Park, Andalusia, Spain, a source of the Conservation Institute of Nature and Forests (ICNF) told Lusa news agency.The two lynxes were released with emitter collars at 10am in the Corte Gafo area, Mrtola municipality, Beja district, in the area of reintroduction of the species in Portugal - the Guadiana Valley - and while living in the wild they will be monitored by a ICNF team.The release is the second of this year in Portugal after three lynxes were released on 18 February, the source said, stating that the ICNF expects to release a total of seven animals this year (three females and four males).According to the source, the ICNF estimates that the population of Iberian lynx living free in the wild in Portugal is made up of 107 animals identified and monitored, a number that now rises to 109 with the release of Quinde and Quisquilla.The estimate results from 43 releases, 91 births and 15 deaths in the natural environment, excluding 13 animals that have disappeared to date in Portugal, one animal that moved to Spain and two others that moved from Spain to Portugal. Interactive Topics, send us your comments/opinion on this article.

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A Komodo dragon with no male partner gave birth to three hatchlings – CNN

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The Life of Clyfford Still, the Most "Irascible" Abstract Expressionist – Hyperallergic

Still from Lifeline, dir.

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The search for assisted reproduction: profile of patients seen in the fertility outpatient clinic of a public hospital. – Physician’s Weekly

To analyze the epidemiological profile of patients treated at the Fertility Outpatient Clinic of a tertiary public hospital in Juiz de Fora.This cross-sectional study analyzed the medical records of 448 patients who sought fertility treatment at a tertiary public hospital. The data collected from the medical records were used to assess the main causes of infertility, find the most frequently performed procedures, and the cases eligible to therapeutic or prophylactic intervention.Of the 448 patients included in the study, 385 (86%) sought fertility consultation, 49 (10%) came in for repeated miscarriages, and 14 (3%) for other reasons. Of the 438 infertile patients, 280 (63.9%) had primary and 158 (36.1%) had secondary infertility.

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Komodo dragon gives birth to three hatchlings without male partner – Stuff.co.nz

chattanoogazoo/INSTAGRAM 'Who's the Daddy?' no-one it turns out. She's an independent woman. A female komodo dragon with no male partner gave birth to three hatchlingsunder very unique circumstances.

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Things We Saw Today: Inspirational Komodo Dragon Reproduces All by Herself – The Mary Sue

(@chattanoogazoo/Instagram) In further signs that men are inessential (JUST KIDDING! You guys are great), a female Komodo dragon named Charlie has conceived three babies without the help of a male. Charlie, who resides at the Chattanooga Zoo in Tennessee, was previously paired with a male dragon, but wouldnt mate with him.

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An essential guide to the people youll meet at Womad 2020 – The Spinoff

Michelle Cruickshanks presents a complete taxonomy of the types of people wholl be descending on New Plymouth this weekend for Womad. First things first: Womad is going ahead this weekend as planned.

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A perspective on Aurat March – The Nation

Marking the 3rd annual Aurat March in Pakistan, there were held a number of rallies in the major cities like Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Sukkur and Quetta on Sunday.

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Fifty years of feminist organising in Britain challenges for the future – International Viewpoint

Its just over 50 years ago since the first womens liberation conference in Britain took place at Ruskin on 27 February 1970 so International Womens Day 2020 seems an appropriate time to look back in order to try to move forward. This article explores three questions. It asks what has changed in women in Britains lives in terms of paid work over those 50 years and in what senses those changes represent improvements or the reverse or something more ambiguous.

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Moffat County wolves open up a new pack of issues – The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A wolf pack in Moffat County has upended one of Colorados most controversial wildlife management debates, prompting voters, legislators and wildlife officials to wonder what course to chart on wolf reintroduction and management. In mid-February, Colorado Parks and Wildlife confirmed through DNA tests on scat samples taken from Moffat County that a pack of at least four wolves was present in Colorado.

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21st century must be the century of women’s equality in peace negotiations and trade talks: Guterres – The Khaama Press News Agency

Gender inequality isthe overwhelming injustice of our age and the biggest human rights challenge weface.

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SD poised to remove otters from threatened species list – Black Hills Pioneer

SPEARFISH The South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks Commission is anticipated to proposal the removal of river otters from the state endangered species list at its March meeting. The state released its most recent review of threatened and endangered species in 2018. At that time, otters were listed as threatened although, Demonstrably secure, though it may be quite rare in parts of its range, especially at the periphery.

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Can Rhode Island help feed the worlds demand for this ocean delicacy? – Taunton Daily Gazette

NARRAGANSETT Hold a sea urchin in your hand and its impossible to figure out what part of its hard, spiny body youre supposed to eat. Chicken of the sea, this is not. But theres a big demand for urchins as a foodstuff, particularly from Japanese sushi restaurants, which crack the animals open and serve their golden, custardy insides raw over rice

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Male Reproductive System – Rady Children’s Hospital

Reproduction All living things reproduce. Reproduction the process by which organisms make more organisms like themselves is one of the things that sets living things apart from nonliving things. But even though the reproductive system is essential to keeping a species alive, unlike other body systems its not essential to keeping an individual alive

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It turns out loads of frogs and salamanders are fluorescent – New Scientist News

By Leah Crane J Lamb, M Davis/St Cloud State University, Minnesota Many species of salamander and frog are naturally fluorescent, glowing green under certain wavelengths of light, and we dont yet understand why.

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