August 22, 2013
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Food source for whales, seals and penguins at risk: Warming Antarctic seas likely to impact on krill habitats

Antarctic krill are usually less than 6 cm in length but their size belies the major role they play in sustaining much of the life in the Southern Ocean. They are the primary food source for many species of whales, seals, penguins and fish. Continue reading

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May 8, 2013
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Improved material for ‘laser welding’ of tissue in intestinal surgery

A new “solder” for laser welding of tissue during surgical operations has the potential to produce stronger seals and expand use of this alternative to conventional sutures and stapling in intestinal surgery, scientists are reporting. Continue reading

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February 19, 2013
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How seals sleep with only half their brain at a time

Biologists have identified some of the brain chemicals that allow seals to sleep with half of their brain at a time. Continue reading

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October 8, 2010
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What Will FTC’s Revised ‘Green Guides’ Mean for Consumers?

On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released its first revision of its Green Guides since 1998. The revised Guides address how environmental marketing claims can be used on products and their advertising, and were created to protect consumers from misleading claims. “In short, for many products, confusion abounds – we don’t always get what [...] Continue reading

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