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Experts race to save white rhino

An international team of experts is engaged in a last ditch effort to save the northern white rhino from extinction.

From the BBC News-2014-12-16:14:6:1

Reactions: Darwin in Space, Dying Well, Eating the Cure

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From the NYTimes News-2014-12-15:20:6:1

DNA scientist to get back sold Nobel

Russia's richest man Alisher Usmanov reveals that he bought US scientist James Watson's Nobel Prize gold medal in order to return it to him.

From the BBC News-2014-12-10:8:5:1

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Extinct Madagascar; Picturing the Island's Past, by S.Goodman & W.Jungers, from Univ Chicago Press (Dec 18).

The Readable Darwin, by J.Pechenik from Sinauer Assoc. (Dec 18).

Allan Baker (ROM/UofT) passed on Nov 19. He lastest paper was in MBE (Dec 3).

The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems by D.Shuker & L.Simmons, Eds. from Oxford Univ Press (Nov18).

A Field Guide to Economics for Conservationists by B.Fisher et al. from Roberts & Company Publ (Nov14).

Flying Dinosaurs: How Fearsome Reptiles Become Birds, by J.Pickrell from Columbia Univ Press (Nov13).

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Dec 18 08:00Genome-wide patterns of genetic polymorphism and signatures of selection in Plasmodium vivax - Omar E. Cornejo, David Fisher, Ananias A. Escalante (GBE)
Dec 18 08:00Functional Conservation of Both CDS- and 3′-UTR-Located MicroRNA Binding Sites between Species - Guojing Liu, Rui Zhang, Jin Xu, Chung-I Wu, Xuemei Lu (MBE)
Dec 18 08:00Trans-splicing and operons in metazoans: translational control in maternally regulated development and recovery from growth arrest. - Gemma B. Danks et al. (MBE)
Dec 18 08:00The eukaryotic ancestor had a complex ubiquitin signalling system of archaeal origin - Xavier Grau-Bové, Arnau Sebé-Pedrós, Iñaki Ruiz-Trillo (MBE)
Dec 17 08:00The dynamically-evolving nematocyst content of an Anthozoan, a Scyphozoan and a Hydrozoan - Tamar Rachamim et al. (MBE)

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