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First wolverine radio-collared in Pacific Northwest
... the young female wolverine with a satellite radio collar
to initiate the first scientific study of wolverin... samples for genetic analyses, and install a radio collar
to report her movements to Aubry via satellite for the next 18 months. "With this technology, we ca...
WWF peeks into mysterious life of Borneo's pygmy elephants
...gmy elephant's being captured and outfitted with a collar
that can send GPS locations to WWF daily via satellite. Now, for the first time, the public can track the movements of the elephants online through an interactive web map at www.worldwildlife.org/borneomap . "No one has ever studied pygmy elephants...
Light therapy may combat fungal infections, new evidence suggests
...strains lacking one of those genes, known as white collar
1 (BWC1), mated equally well in the light or the dark, implicating that gene in the fungus' ability to sense light. BWC1 also functions in the fungus' resistance to ultraviolet light, they reported. Further study identified a second, related gene, BW...