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New Leak Says 'Pokémon GO' Is Getting A Gen 4 'Evolution Event' Next Week - Forbes

A long while a back a leaker perfectly predicted Pokémon GO's Water Festival before it happened. Now, the leaker is back, and his sources seem to be telling him something even more exciting is in the cards. That would be a new “Evolution Event,” which ...

Opioids and older adults: Poll finds support for prescribing limits, and need for better counseling and disposal options - MD Linx (press release)

MD Linx (press release)
Newswise | July 30, 2018. Nearly one-third of older adults have received a prescription for an opioid pain medicine in the past 2 years, but many of them didn't get enough counseling about the risks that come with the potent painkillers, how to reduce ...

Dinosaurs in the Wild: An Inside View - Scientific American (blog)

Scientific American (blog)
Right now, you can travel back in time 67 million years and see live dinosaurs, pterosaurs and mosasaurs. All you have to do – it's easiest if you live in southern England, sorry everyone else – is travel to the Greenwich Peninsula, London, and visit ...

Back pain

United States

Back pain (also known as dorsalgia) is pain felt in the back that usually originates from the muscles, nerves, bones, joints or other structures in the spine. The pain can often be divided into neck pain, upper back pain, lower back pain or tailbone pain. It may have a sudden onset or can be a chronic pain; it can be constant or intermittent, stay in one place or radiate to other areas. It may be a dull ache, or a sharp or piercing or burning sensation. The pain may radiate into the arm and hand), in the upper back, or in the low back, (and might radiate into the leg or foot), and may include symptoms other than pain, such as weakness, numbness or tingling. Back Pain is one of humanity's most frequent complaints. In the U.S., acute low back pain (also called lumbago) is the fifth most common reason for physician visits. About nine out of ten adults experience back pain at some point in their life, and five out of ten working adults have back pain every year. The spine is a complex interconnecting network of nerves, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments, and all are capable of producing pain. Large nerves that originate in the spine and go to the legs and arms can make pain radiate to the extremities. Further information may be obtained from the web site.

Pain in Fish
United Kingdom

A brief account of fish biology, behavior, neuroanatomy and a consideration of whether fish feel pain.

United Kingdom

Dedicated to protecting sharks by removing consumer demand for their meat and fins.

Back from the Brink
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Article about the rescue campaign for the nearly extinct Przewalski horse.

Out of Africa and back as
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An alternative explanation of human evolution evolution.


Encourages the awareness and study of UK macro moths in their local habitats.

Barn Owls Are Back
United Kingdom

News story describes how nesting boxes installed on river banks halt the decline of native British owls.

Wolves Take Back the Wild
United States

Information on wolf reintroduction programs including grey wolves in Yellowstone National Park, red wolves in the Great Smoky Mountains and Mexican wolves in Arizona.

Bald Eagles Come Back From the Brink
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National Geographic feature including articles about the Bald Eagle, pictures, forums, audio, video, and more.

Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge
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Dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of injured and abused wild animals.

Cloning: Bringing Back Endangered Species.
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The first successful cloning of an endangered animal to late-stage fetal development has been reported; from Applied Genetics News.