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6-Sep-2007
Higher social skills are distinctly human, toddler and ape study reveals
You may wonder about your younger sibling's social abilities, but new research reveals that while they may sometimes act ape-like, they are really showing their higher social skills by the time they are 18-months-old.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

6-Sep-2007
Water pollution threatens Shamu's wild brothers and sisters
Water pollution may continue to threaten orcas like the famous killer whales that play Shamu at marine entertainment parks for up to 60 more years, despite declining pollution levels.

Contact: Michael Bernstein
m_bernstein@acs.org
202-872-4400
American Chemical Society

5-Sep-2007
American Chemical Society celebrates the 20th year of National Chemistry Week
This year's National Chemistry Week, Oct. 21-27, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the nationwide event with the theme of "The Many Faces of Chemistry."

Contact: Michael Bernstein
m_bernstein@acs.org
202-872-4400
American Chemical Society

30-Aug-2007
Some early urban cities grew from the outside-in
Rising out of a field in northeastern Syria is an archaeological site that tells a slightly different story about the evolution of early urban centers from what researchers have previously believed. The city grew with an unusual "outside-in" growth pattern, according to a study in Science.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

23-Aug-2007
Dark side of Uranus' rings provides new view
The first images of the rings of the planet Uranus from a ground telescope show a system of rings that have changed since the first pictures were taken 20 years ago, a new report states.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

20-Aug-2007
Team USA takes the prize at the International Linguistics Olympiad in St. Petersburg, Russia
Six American high-school students took the top honors in the 2007 International Linguistics Olympiad in St. Petersburg, Russia earlier this month. This year was the first time a delegation represented the United States at the annual competition. Their victory brings a new focus on computational linguistics.

Contact: Dana W. Cruikshank
dcruiksh@nsf.gov
703-292-8070
National Science Foundation

16-Aug-2007
Mama bird benefits from help
When mother fairy wrens have helpers that share baby-feeding duties, they save their own strength and lay smaller eggs, researchers report.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

9-Aug-2007
Successful conservation stories from across the globe
A trio of new studies published in Science this week provides examples of successful conservation efforts on three continents.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

2-Aug-2007
Toddler talk
If you know any toddlers, you've probably wondered what is going on in their heads as they put their (full) bowls on their head at mealtime or run around in circles, shrieking for no apparent reason.

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

26-Jul-2007
Who's watching you?
Research shows that humans switch from selfish to unselfish behavior when they are watched. Do you?

Contact: Science Press Package
scipak@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

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