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December 23, 2014 - Issue 741


Polar Bears: This Mammoth Creature Adapts to a Frigid Climate in Stunning Ways

polar bear

December 23, 2014

Scientists sequenced their genomes and analyzed them using a method that evaluates the length of DNA segments shared by these 2 similar species. And this gene split seems to point to its ability to live on blubber and 'acquire' fresh water even when surrounded by salt water.

French Bulldog Plays Tag with Young Buck

French Bulldog Plays Tag with Young Buck

December 23, 2014

A wild buck seems intrigued by a plump but surprisingly nimble dog named Ellie-Mae.