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University of Oregon, pro-Palestinian protesters reach agreement, encampment comes down

The Register Guard 24 May 2024
... conflict from the Scholars at Risk network; and expand studies on Palestine and Israel with two new and two existing positionsEstablishing Middle Eastern North African cultural space on campus.
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California Senate advances reparations legislation including bill to create reparations agency

Jurist 23 May 2024
The California American Freedmen Affairs Agency would implement the recommendations from a reparations task force created in 2020 to study and develop proposals aimed at remedying the legacy of slavery and its effects on African Americans.
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Education advocates have pushed for ethnic studies for years. Are leaders listening?

The Providence Journal 22 May 2024
He described the district as the first in the state to have a new Advanced Placement African American Studies course and said the district will soon be meeting with leaders of the push for ethnic studies.
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Reparations proposals for Black Californians advance to state Assembly

NBC Bay Area 22 May 2024
Congress, a bill to study reparations for African Americans that was first introduced in the 1980s has stalled. Illinois and New York state passed laws recently to study reparations, but no other state ...
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Puppy Dog Eyes Are Not Exclusive To Pets, African Wild Dogs Make Them Too

IFL Science 21 May 2024
Now, new research seeks to debunk that theory by looking at the facial muscles of African wild dogs ... African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) are a ... This new study examines these muscles in African wild dogs.
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Reserve Bank warns carbon taxes may cut exports by 10%

Mining Weekly 21 May 2024
... studies into the implications of the European Union’a new Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism on South African exports.
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Cloudy waters causes African fish to develop bigger eyes

Science Daily 21 May 2024
Variations in water quality can impact the development of the visual system of one species of African fish, suggests a new study ... .
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Study finds cloudy waters may drive African fish to develop bigger eyes

Phys Dot Org 20 May 2024
Variations in water quality can impact the development of the visual system of one species of African fish, suggests a new study ... Study finds cloudy waters may drive African fish to develop bigger eyes ...
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South Africa: Leopard DNA Study in South Africa Traces Ancestry to Ice Age - and ...

All Africa 16 May 2024
... Laura Tensen, has been studying the genetic structure of South African leopards for 14 years.
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Leopard DNA study in South Africa traces ancestry to ice age—and will guide conservation

Phys Dot Org 16 May 2024
One of the researchers, molecular ecologist Laura Tensen, has been studying the genetic structure of South African leopards for 14 years. She explains how the new research can be used to help conserve the endangered big cats.
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Outdated laws and customs stalling progress on women’s rights across Africa – study

The Guardian 15 May 2024
The human rights organisation Equality Now studied family law and practices in 20 African countries and ...
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Outdated laws stalling progress on women’s rights in 20 countries across Africa – study

The Observer 15 May 2024
The human rights organisation Equality Now studied family law and practices in 20 African countries and found progress in recent decades, but said inequalities persisted in marriage, divorce, child custody and inheritance and property laws.
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For elephants greetings are a complicated affair

The Daily Herald - St Maarten 14 May 2024
A study based on observations of African savannah elephants in the Jafuta Reserve in Zimbabwe provides new insight into the visual, acoustic and tactile gestures they employ in greetings, including ...
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For elephants, like people, greetings are a complicated affair

GDN Online 14 May 2024
A study based on observations of African savannah elephants in the Jafuta Reserve in Zimbabwe provides new insight into the visual, acoustic and tactile gestures they employ in greetings, including ...
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