A team of Czech, Virginia (US) and Florida Researchers find that ‘Dogs may use Earth’s magnetic field to navigate’. ‘north-south running is evidence of the dogs using the magnetic field to orient themselves in unfamiliar surroundings, which in turn helps them find their way home.’

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Researchers Find Ancient Native Americans Harvested and Managed Oyster Reefs

Researchers found that Native Americans sustainably harvested and managed oyster reefs. Once, oysters were plentiful in the east coast estuaries of North America. Since the arrival of the Europeans, however, pollution, disease, and overharvesting have devastated the populations of this…

Mayo researchers earn NIH award to study use of genetic risk scores for heart disease in diverse populations

In recognition of their high impact work of advancing the field of genetic risk profiling for disease risk stratification, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Mayo Clinic researchers, Iftikhar Kullo, M.D. and Richard Sharp Ph.D., part of $…