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South Africa's great white sharks 'facing extinction'

South Africa's great white shark population is heading for possible extinction‚ after a rapid decline in numbers, say researchers.

From the BBC News-2016-7-20:20:6:1

On the Runway: Fashion That Gets Under the Skin

As we get more obsessed with celebrity and personalization, could DNA-infused clothes be the next big thing?

From the NYTimes News-2016-7-19:20:6:1

Dolly's sisters

Scientists are studying Dolly the sheep's "siblings" in order to study the health of cloned animals.

From the BBC News-2016-7-19:8:5:1

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The Great Paleolithic War How Science Forged an Understanding of America's Ice Age Past, by D.Meltzer, from Univ Chicago Press. (Jul 22).

Ancestral Journeys: The Peopling of Europe from the First Venturers to the Vikings by J. Manco from Thames and Hudson (Jul 12).

Survey of career experiences in the LGBTQ community. (Jul 5).

Science/AAAS and SciLifeLab offer a young scientist prize. (Jun 30).

Patterns in Nature. The Analysis of Species Co-occurences by J.Sanderson and S.Pimm, from Univ Chicago Press (Jun 22).

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