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Myanmar Establishes New Protected Area For Critically Endangered Irrawaddy Dolphin
17-October-2018

YANGON, Myanmar – Working in collaboration with Myanmar’s Department of Fisheries (DoF), WCS has announced the creation of a new protected area for a population of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins (Orcaella brevirostris) living in the Ayeyawady River of central Myanmar.

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Contact: Stephen sautner Institution: Wildlife Conservation Society
 
Evolution: Genetics doesn’t matter much in forming society
3-October-2018

Genetics isn’t as important as once thought for the evolution of altruistic social behavior in some organisms, a new insight into a decade-long debate.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Too hot for rice?
13-August-2018

Farmers will need to know how rising temperatures in Thailand will affect their rice crops.

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Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Indonesian Sufism rejects radical Islam
2-August-2018

Certain aspects of an indigenous Sufi culture in Western Indonesia appear to protect it against radical Islamic ideology.

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Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Madagascar’s lemurs use millipedes for their tummy troubles
30-July-2018

Researchers observe that red-fronted lemurs may chew on millipedes to rid themselves of intestinal parasites.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature
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