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Maths link to future locust dispersal
By Reuters - Feb 10, 2016

By Jim Drury (Reuters) - A mathematical model of locust swarms could help in the development of new strategies to control their devastating migration, according to British ...

New dinosaur species offers evolutionary clues
By Reuters - Feb 08, 2016

By Jim Drury Paleontologists say a 201-million-year-old dinosaur fossil found two years ago on a Welsh beach could offer vital clues to understanding the evolution from the late ...

Short-legged Oregon arachnid gets 'behemoth' name
By Reuters - Feb 03, 2016

By Courtney Sherwood PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Researchers have bestowed a grandiose scientific name on a tiny, spider-like cousin of the daddy longlegs, officially dubbing the ...