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Genes mirror geography in Daphnia magna - Fields - 2015 - Molecular Ecology

Jason P. Andras, Peter D. Fields and Dieter Ebert, Spatial population genetic structure of a bacterial parasite in close coevolution with its host,</i> …

Ceriodaphnia

Head-On Prawns with Chile, Garlic, and Parsley

4 Servings<p>Prawns are great for grilling because they’re much larger and have a slightly thicker shell than your average shrimp, offering insurance against overcooking.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more for grill<p>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons finely …

How Giant Prawns Could Fight Tropical Disease and Poverty

Science & InnovationNot Exactly Rocket Science<p>In 1986, after almost five years of construction, the Diama Dam was finally completed along the mouth of the Senegal River. The dam stopped saltwater from intruding upstream, thus creating a stable reservoir of freshwater for farmers and for Senegal’s …

Habitats

Prawns are tasty way to prevent ‘blood flukes’

The river prawn, a natural predator of parasite-carrying snails, is effective at curbing the spread of schistosomiasis in West Africa, according to …

Advanced composites may borrow designs from deep-sea shrimp

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - New research is revealing details about how the exoskeleton of a certain type of deep-sea shrimp allows the animal to survive …

How deep-sea shrimp survive super-hot water

Some shrimp that live deep in the ocean are able to thrive in extremely hot water. To find out how, researchers took a very close look at their …

Shrimp Farming Standards

Karlanea Brown calls them her “divas.” Chef Fred Eric calls them “the popcorn of the seas.” Scientists call them litopenaeus vannamei. I call them dinner. And you know them as shrimp. But the shrimp we profiled on this week’s TechKnow are in a class all their own.<p>Six hundred miles from the nearest …

Is Shrimp Good for You?

Enjoy shrimp. Like seafood of all types, be aware of sustainability. Buy it from your local seafood supplier. Domestic, wild, trap-caught shrimp is considered the most sustainable.<p>Recently, I received a good question from a reader: "Hi, Dr. C! In your book, The Adrenal Reset Diet, you suggest …

Arsenic

Why Shrimp Cannons Are the Best New Way to Advertise LTE Speeds

Or, how to make insta-fried shrimp.<p>Japanese wireless company NTT Docomo wants you to know its new LTE network is fast.<p>How fast? Shrimp cannon fast.<p>Based on the concept, you might think this was a Geico ad directed by Nobuhiko Ôbayashi. Instead, it's a telecom company that shows us the step-by-step …

Shrimp pumped with gelatin: The latest bizarre China food scandal

by Shanghaiist<p>May 5, 2018<p>in News<p>Following reports of pond water meat, bleach-soaked pigs’ feet and fake duck blood products, we now have to worry …

Solar Cells From Shrimp Shells

<b>By Don Willlmott</b><p>Here's an idea: let's peel a big pile of shrimp and put the shells outside to rot under the blazing sun. Sounds pretty disgusting, but amazingly enough, those smelly shells are hiding a solar power secret. Some very imaginative researchers the from the School of Engineering and …

The Prozac in America’s wastewater is making birds fat and shrimp reckless

<i>This article has been corrected.</i><p>A 2014 US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report (pdf) found that, between 2009 and 2012, 9% of Americans were using a prescription antidepressant at least once a month. Now, a sizable bunch of birds are too.<p>(Hold onto your lunch.) New research has …

Shrimp Burgers

Now that the weather has warmed up and the grill has once again taken up residence on the patio, I've been a grilling fool. I'm sure everybody has …

Shady Shrimp Vendor In China Is Injecting Seafood With Gelatin

A vendor in Zhejiang, China is under investigation for pumping his shrimp full of what appears to be gelatin before bringing them to market.<p>According …

Cargill announces $30 million investment in Ecuador shrimp feed facility project; enters into joint venture with Naturisa

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador, July 21, 2015 Driven by a historical shift in food production with farmed fish surpassing global beef production for the first …