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  1. Mosquito-resistant clothing prevents bites in trials

    Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed clothing that is insecticide-free and mosquito-resistant using a computational model describing the biting behavior of the mosquito that carry viruses that cause diseases like Zika, Dengue fever and yellow fever.

  2. Predicting the future of cod

    Researchers' new computational model takes fishing and climate into account to predict the future of cod ten years in advance.

  3. New species of pseudo-horses living 37 million years ago

    Scientists have described two new species of palaeotheriidae mammals that inhabited the subtropical landscape of Zambrana (Álava) about 37 million years ago. Their atypical dental features could point to a difference in environmental conditions between the Iberian and Central European areas.

  4. Grants to support studies exploring the human-animal bond

    The Society for Companion Animal Studies has announced a funding program to support human-animal bond research. Each year for three years, the society will provide up to five grants worth up to £10,000.

  5. Coronavirus outbreak may curb wildlife trafficking

    Thanks to the Coronavirus epidemic, China has banned the selling of wild animals in markets until the epidemic's end. Conservationists are pushing the government to make it a permanent ban.