Sexual reproduction

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Name: Sexual reproduction
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Liberals smell better to other liberals than to conservatives

Are these men sniffing? (REUTERS/Jim Bourg)We have long known that liberals are more likely to choose other liberals as romantic partners and that conservatives also tend to prefer mates with similar political viewpoints. Indeed, other than religion, ... [Published Washington Post - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Study finds politics stinks -- literally

If you and your significant other share political views, it could be because you like each other's smell.Results from a new study released Monday by the American Journal of Political Science show that body odor may play an initial role in the matching ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Cells simply avoid chromosome confusion

Reproductive cell division has evolved a simple, mechanical solution to avoid chromosome sorting errors, researchers report in the Sept. 11 Science Express.This natural safeguard prevents incorrect chromosome counts and misalignments that lead to infertility, ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Rwanda: Debate - Should Pregnant Girls Be Allowed to Stay in School? (It's School, Not a Maternity Home)

The debate on whether pregnant teenagers should stay in school raises a lot of issues. But the common English adage 'a rotten apple spoils the barrel' is a good start in this case.A pregnant teenager should stay home until she gives birth so that her ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Is Asexual Reproduction More Common than We Thought?

A recent discovery has forced biologists to drastically rethink the way we consider evolution, animal reproduction and particularly snakes.Photo: Mozambique – MomentsA recent discovery has forced biologists to drastically rethink the way they consider ... [Published Scribol - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

How to get no-fail fall color

“Aprils have never meant much to me, autumns seem that season of beginning …” Truman Capote said of this languid season when the maples come into their glory. It is also the season of beginning for planting trees.Leaf color is indeed variable from year ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Recombination between Clonal Lineages of the Asexual Fungus Verticillium dahliae Detected by Genotyping by Sequencing

by Michael G. Milgroom, María del Mar Jiménez-Gasco, Concepción Olivares García, Milton T. Drott, Rafael M. Jiménez-DíazMost asexual species of fungi have either lost sexuality recently, or they experience recombination by cryptic sexual reproduction. ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 4 reports

Geckos on sex mission die aboard Russian spacecraft

Moscow: Five geckos launched into space by Russia for an experiment on sexual reproduction in near-zero gravity were found dead on Monday after their spacecraft returned to earth, the Russian space agency Roscosmos announced in a statement.The reptiles, ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 02 2014]
Entities: Gecko, Spacecraft, Sex
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Geckos on Mission Die Aboard Russian Spacecraft

MOSCOW — Five geckos launched into space by Russia for an experiment on sexual reproduction in near-zero gravity were found dead on Monday after their spacecraft returned to earth, the Russian space agency Roscosmos announced in a statement.The reptiles, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

There’s much more to sex than the birds and the bees

Sex is a peculiar and mysterious feature of life on this planet. Almost all multicellular organisms and some unicellular ones have two sexes. That is, there is a differentiation between males and females. Despite this apparent commonality, the mechanism ... [Published Irish Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Why Certain Women Orgasm More Than Others

When it comes to getting your groove, on you might want to look to your girlfriends for help: A new study found that lesbians have more orgasms than their straight sisters.The research, published this week in the Journal of Sexual Medicine , looked at ... [Published Shape.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Mating Behavior of Daphnia: Impacts of Predation Risk, Food Quantity, and Reproductive Phase of Females

by Geung-Hwan La, Jong-Yun Choi, Kwang-Hyeon Chang, Min-Ho Jang, Gea-Jae Joo, Hyun-Woo KimHigh predation risk and food depletion lead to sexual reproduction in cyclically parthenogenetic Daphnia . Mating, the core of sexual reproduction, also occurs under ... [Published Plosone.org - Aug 11 2014]

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...According to news reporting originating from Brighton, United Kingdom , by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "1. This account presents information on all aspects of the biology of Epipactis palustris ( L ) Crantz that are relevant to understanding its ecological characteristics and behaviour."
"Mistakes during reproductive cellcell division cause these problems, but what exactly goes wrong is often not understood" said Adele Marston of the Wellcome Trust Center for Cell Biology at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland and lead author of the study...
...Rose McDermott, lead author of the study. "So I believe smell conveys important information about long-term affinity in political ideology that becomes incorporated into a key component of subconscious attraction."
...Study authors observed that, "sex can contribute to the development and persistence of an outbreak." While that's certainly been true for the HIV epidemic, the reference here is to fungal, not human, sex...

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Multidimensional Epistasis and the Transitory A... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 19 2014]
Liberals smell better to other liberals than to... [Published Washington Post - Sep 17 2014]
STUDY FINDINGS FROM UNIVERSITY OF SUSSEX BROADE... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
Reproductive cell division has mechanical safeg... [Published News-Medical.Net - Sep 17 2014]
Rwanda: Debate - Should Pregnant Girls Be Allow... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 16 2014]
Study finds politics stinks -- literally [Published WDSU New Orleans - Sep 15 2014]
Cells simply avoid chromosome confusion [Published Bio-Medicine - Sep 15 2014]
Cells simply avoid chromosome confusion [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 15 2014]
Is Asexual Reproduction More Common than We Tho... [Published Scribol - Sep 12 2014]
Source of Common HIV Fungal Infection Found in ... [Published The Body PRO - Sep 11 2014]
Namibia: Nappa Opens Youth-Friendly Clinic in R... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 10 2014]
A Dispatch from the War on Women Who Use Drugs [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 10 2014]
How to get no-fail fall color [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Sep 09 2014]
Apparently This Matters: Space sex geckos [Published WDSU New Orleans - Sep 05 2014]
Gene sequencing refines threatening parasite list [Published PhysOrg.com - Sep 05 2014]
This is what commuting looks like in Turkey, Br... [Published Public Radio International - Sep 03 2014]
Recombination between Clonal Lineages of the As... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 02 2014]
Yardsmart: How to get reliable fall color [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 02 2014]
Sex Geckos Died in Orbit, Probably Didn't Have Sex [Published Discovery Channel - Sep 02 2014]
Sex gecko and harem of four females found dead ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 02 2014]
Russia's 'space sex geckos' found dead upon ret... [Published CBC - Sep 02 2014]
Geckos on sex mission die aboard Russian spacec... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 02 2014]
Geckos on Mission Die Aboard Russian Spacecraft [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 02 2014]
Space Sex Geckos Dead on Reentry, Russia Reveals [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 01 2014]
Space Sex Geckos Dead on Reentry, Russia Reveals [Published Mashable - Sep 01 2014]
Space Sex Geckos Dead on Reentry, Russia Reveals [Published Mashable! - Sep 01 2014]
St. Mary’s International School in Tokyo rocked... [Published Japan Times - Sep 01 2014]
SYNGENTA : Patent Issued for Soybean Cultivar H... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
There’s much more to sex than the birds and the... [Published Irish Times - Aug 28 2014]
Why Certain Women Orgasm More Than Others [Published Shape.com - Aug 27 2014]
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Sex gecko and harem of four females found dead ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 02 2014]
MOSCOW – Five geckos launched into space by Russia for an experiment on sexual reproduction in near-zero gravity were found dead Monday after their spacecraft returned to earth, the Russian space agency Roscosmos announced in a statement. The reptiles, ...
Space Sex Geckos Dead on Reentry, Russia Reveals [Published Mashable! - Sep 01 2014]
The five heroic sex geckos sent into space on July 19 to study sexual reproduction in zero gravity died before returning to Earth on Monday, Russian officials said It is unclear what they died of, or whether the intrepid geckos ever mated in ...
John C. Wright is giving sex tips and it’s exac... [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Jul 19 2014]
But let us not pause to denounce sad falsehoods when the glorious truth beckons with her fiery lamp. How can one experience the perfect sexual experience? Jesus Christ, this guy…   In order to understand the perfect sexual experience, we first ...
Could a machine or an AI ever feel human-like e... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Jun 12 2014]
Computers will soon be able to simulate the functioning of a human brain. In a near future, artificial superintelligence could become vastly more intellectually capable and versatile than humans. But could machines ever truly experience the whole range ...
Natural GMOs Part 198. Making new species witho... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Jun 10 2014]
Natural grafting between an oak (left) and a beech (right). The complete genetic material can be exchanged between the graft partners at contact zones such as these. This can result in the generation of new plant species.© MPI f. Molecular Plant Physiology ...
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