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Photos from Monmouth County SPCA, Facebook In an appalling case of animal cruelty, a puppy was found abandoned in a cage on a beach in Highlands, New Jersey; cowering as the tide began to rise around him. Fortunately, Jennifer Vaz, noticed the terrified dog while on a walk with her own four-legged family member. Vaz, […]
The post WAN’s Most Wanted: Help Find Cruel Culprit Who Left A Caged Dog To Drown At A Beach In New Jersey! appeared first on World Animal News.
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All animals pictured are available for adoption at East Valley Animal Shelter in Van Nuys, CA. Photos by Lauren Lewis for World Animal News. While Clear The Shelters Day is approaching on August 18th, the six Los Angeles City Animal Shelters need help NOW! All are overcapacity, putting hundreds of innocent animals at risk of being euthanized. According to Los Angeles […]
The post Urgent WAN Update! All 6 Los Angeles City Animal Shelters Are Overcapacity; This Weekend Adoption Fees Are Reduced By 50% appeared first on World Animal News.
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The success of a rose variety is not only determined by the productivity, length of stems, and resistance to diseases, but also by understanding and meeting the demands of all links throughout the chain. Plantec Ecuador, a representative of over 5 rose breeders in Latin America with their base in Ecuador,.....
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Here is the photo report of Cultivate ’18, the largest all-industry horticulture exposition and convention in North America. This three-day event concluded last Tuesday and brought together a nicely balanced mix of greenhouse technology, supplies, seeds, ornamental starting material and finished.....
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A recent report identifies a key molecule driving chemoattraction between sperm and egg cells in marine invertebrates.
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Investigators discover that brain-derived neurotropic factor reduced cocaine relapse in a preclinical model when administered before a cue-induced relapse event.
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New results show that the Medusae Fossae Formation, a set of broad and enigmatic plains, provides most of the fine dust found everywhere on the Martian surface.
The post Found! The Largest Source of Dust on Mars appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
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As told in this month's astronomy podcast, August offers excellent viewing conditions for the always-flashy Perseid meteor shower — and a chance to see four bright planets at once.
The post Tour August’s Sky: Perseid Time! appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
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What would happen if global health innovators appeared on "Shark Tank," the reality TV show that judges business concepts from straightforward to zany? It'd probably look a bit like the pitch competition the late July DevelopmentXChange conference in Washington, D.C. The event was organized by Saving Lives At Birth: A Grand Challenge For Development , a program that gives out grants to projects helping to improve medical care for moms and babies in low-income settings. It's funded by groups like the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the U.S. and U.K. government. (Note: As readers of Goats and Soda may know, the Gates Foundation is also a funder of this blog and of NPR.) The ten participants showcased a variety of innovations, each in different stages of development: medical devices that can work without electricity, new ways to administer medications and high-tech strategies to give