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Scientists finger culprits decimating France’s oysters

October 11, 2018 ecod37nur 0

  A two-pronged attack by a virus and bacteria is responsible for decimating France’s 450-million euro ($520 million) oyster industry, scientists said Thursday, potentially solving a decade-long mystery. Beginning in 2008, large numbers of young Pacific oysters […]

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Beluga Charms British With Impromptu Visit

September 27, 2018 ecod37nur 0

  Dave Andrews couldn’t believe what he was seeing. And then he couldn’t believe what he was tweeting. “Can’t believe I’m writing this, no joke – BELUGA in the Thames off Coalhouse Fort,” the Norfolk, England, […]