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Leptin found to control appetite and limb development in frogs
...and other mammals, leptin acts on the frog brain to suppress appetite. But the hormone also seems to play a role in the complex signaling that turns a finned
tadpole into a four-legged frog, according to Robert Denver, an associate professor of biology at the University of Michigan.
Denver's team gave fr...
Hooked on fishing, and we're heading for the bottom, says scientist
...an about attitude and political will.
And, he says, the world's fish need a dynamic, high-profile political champion like a Bono or Mandela to give finned
creatures the public profile of cute and furry ones.
"It's time for leadership on global fisheries issues. It's time to act," says Dr. Pauly, Direc...
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Tiny refrigerator taking shape to cool future computers
...y that would boost performance while shrinking the size of computers.
Unlike conventional cooling systems, which use a fan to circulate air through finned
devices called heat sinks attached to computer chips, miniature refrigeration would dramatically increase how much heat could be removed, said Suresh ...
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...cal term. What does operculum mean? ... dental operculum the hood of gingival tissue overlying the crown of an ... Morphology of a bony fish: finned
vertebrate animal with skin covered with scales. ... Operculum : pair of rigid plates covering and protecting the gills of a fish. ... ... uni...