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Songbirds sing species-specific songs

Posted November 12, 2019

The generation of species-specific singing in songbirds is associated with species-specific patterns of gene activity in brain regions called song nuclei, according to a new study. According to the authors, the findings could be a promising step toward a better understanding of the contribution of multiple genes to the evolution of behaviors.

First evidence of feathered polar dinosaurs found in Australia

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A cache of 118 million-year-old fossilized dinosaur and bird feathers has been recovered from an ancient lake deposit that once lay beyond the southern polar circle.

Larger than life: Augmented ants

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The first app of its kind allows users to interact with biodiversity research through augmented reality.