Researchers have performed a thorough evaluation of four different name recognition tools on popular 40 novels, including A Game of Thrones. Their analyses highlight types of names and texts that are particularly challenging for these tools to identify as well as solutions for mitigating this.
Source: Why language technology can’t handle Game of Thrones (yet) — ScienceDaily
Many of the whales that are dying off the California coast appear significantly underweight, researchers warn.
Source: Scientist Sounds The Alarm On 9th Dead Gray Whale Off San Francisco | HuffPost
Many studies show that degradative mutations in APOB cause decreased cholesterol.
Source: Polar Bear Seminar: New Evidence That Michael Behe Is Right | Evolution News
What’s amazing is the way life, once started, exploits every avenue, and yet how DOES it get started?
Source: Researchers: Rare ocean life forms breathe arsenic in low oxygen environments | Uncommon Descent
Based on an analysis of the genomes of more than a dozen flightless birds, including an extinct moa, a team led by Harvard researchers found that while different species show wide variety in the protein-coding portions of their genomes, they appear to turn to the same regulatory pathways when evolving flight loss.
Source: Harvard study explores genetics behind evolution of flightless birds – Harvard Gazette