Study: Frog deformities could be related to warming water, copper

...attacked more quickly and frequently than tadpoles in clear, cooler water.In a laboratory study, tadpoles spent more time swimming deep if the water was clean, said Mari Reeves, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ecologist. Tadpoles in water with copper...
From gold rush ghost town to migratory delta

...river, noticed it was walking right into a human camp, and panicked. When it heard us getting up it panicked more and began swimming toward the other shore, halted by the slope of the cutbank. Eventually it found an outlet and sloshed into the willows...
Raft flips on Mendenhall River during tour

...eventually escaped out the front. When she surfaced, Hollick said she immediately looked for her husband. He was upstream swimming for a rock, which he eventually reached, rested and then hauled out onto.Meanwhile, Hollick held on to the rope attached...
Ruth Lydia Stark Pantke Maves the global and local mission activities of Chapel by the Lake, the charitable endeavors of the Women of the Moose, and swimming with the water aerobics group. She was grateful to be part of the welcoming community of Juneau for the last 2 years of her...
Venus knocked out of French Open

...with the New England Patriots, and whose mother, Sybil Smith, was Boston University's first All-American in women's swimming - was composed throughout the match, finding the spots for her deep groundstrokes.OK, truth be told, she did lose her...
US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

...2012. Prosecutors alleged part of the bribe money directed to Webb was transferred to the account of a contractor building a swimming pool at Webb's home in Loganville, Georgia.The Swiss justice ministry said six of the seven officials arrested oppose...
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Youth tri club making waves

...Hansen said. "I hope to get better at swimming. I am better already. I couldn't...the three sports: running, biking and swimming, and it is something totally different...Harborview athlete Robert Harris said. "Swimming has been the most fun. I like that our...
On the Trails: Cruisin' to Berners Bay

...other whales. Those mighty pecs are reportedly used to herd small fish, in fighting off attacks by orcas, and in making a swimming whale very maneuverable. They may also be used as some kind of display (still to be studied), and male humpbacks sometimes...
Alaska Science Forum: Seventeen trillion wingbeats over Alaska

...time someone shrieks at you to kill a spider (I'm thinking of an eight-year old girl I know), remind her she would be swimming in bugs without them.? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the University...
Today In Sports History for May 17

...York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0.2000 - Australia's Susie O'Neill breaks the oldest record in international swimming, winning the 200-meter butterfly and beating the 1981 mark by Mary T. Meagher. O'Neill is timed in 2 minutes, 5.81...


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