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Pig/Pork: Archaeology, Zoology, and Edibility - Natural History Magazine


Natural History Magazine
Growing up in Madrid, Pía Spry-Marqués might sensibly claim that there's a little bit of swine in every cell of her body, for pigs are to Spain what apple pie is to America. The average Spaniard, she notes, consumes 114 pounds of pork products annually ...

Man fined $90000 for destroying wetlands in Pierce County - KOMO News


KOMO News
A Gig Harbor man was fined $90,000 on Wednesday by the Washington Department of Ecology after destroying 1.5 acres of forested wetlands in Pierce County, according to a news release. The destroyed area could reportedly take up to 50 years to restore.
U.S. News & World Report

aTyr Pharma Announces Second Quarter 2017 Operating Results and Provides an Update on Innovative Immunology ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)


GlobeNewswire (press release)
“During the first half of 2017, our team advanced three innovative, first-in-class biologics that harness Physiocrine biology in immunology,” said John Mendlein, Ph.D., CEO of aTyr Pharma. “For our Resolaris program, we report favorable safety data ...

One and a Half Ass Acres Potbelly Pig Sanctuary

Center Sandwich - United States

Small potbelly pig sanctuary located in Canaan, NH. Includes pictures, video clips, and stories of some of their pigs.

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Factsheet on this critically endangered species, its description, behavior and reproduction.

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Factsheet on this wild relative of the domestic donkey, its description, distribution and biology, with several photographs.

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Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project investigating marine bivalves.

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