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Are lemur boys smelly?

  "Boys are smelly." A classic phrase, passed on through generations. Its accuracy about human males is probably debatable, but in lemurs, smells are a ...
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Bringing a dead fjord back to life

  Around the world, waters low in oxygen levels are becoming increasingly common, and climate change predictions suggest this is a situation likely to g...
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Do penguins have poor taste?

  Do penguins have poor taste? Of course, we aren't questioning their stylish black and white attire or their choice in partners. When it comes to food,...
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Crocs just wanna have fun

A fearsome apex predator, often synonymous with danger lurking beneath the surface, crocodiles aren't usually thought of as particularly playful creatures. New ...
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Solar-powered sea slug

  Sea slugs have the ability to perform some astonishing feats. Some can take on the toxins of their prey to increase their own defences, while others c...
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Orangutans take the logging road

  In the face of the ongoing destruction of their ancient rainforest habitat, orangutans are showing signs of adaptation. Researchers working in the ...