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Biology Questions after Octopus Bites Woman on Face During Photo Pose

August 14, 2019

An octopus bit a Washington woman’s face while she handled it to pose for a photo, Seattle news station KIRO-7 reported. Jamie Bisceglia was hospitalized after she balanced the creature on her face and it rammed its venomous beak into her chin. Cephalopods are a dangerous marine wonder. […]

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The Great Courses Learning Paths—Biology and Chemistry

February 11, 2019

Biology and chemistry rule our entire world, from the air we breathe to the clothing we wear. Discover the science of life and share the joy of humanity’s greatest ongoing adventure of discovery and exploration with this series of courses providing a deep-dive into the ever-changing worlds of biology and chemistry. […]

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Descendants of Escaped Monkeys from Florida Zoo Found

May 28, 2021

A group of monkeys in the Florida wilds have famous jailbreaking ancestors. The population of African green monkeys have thrived in a forest near a Florida airport since escaping a zoo in 1948. The primate order consists of pre-monkeys and higher primates. […]

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