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Кто проживает в горах океана? Astrolirus patricki – семирукие морские звезды, обнаруженные на подводных горах Тихого океана в компании губок, на которые иногда даже по трое забираются. Новый вид назван, конечно же, в честь Патрика, дружочка Спанч Боба.

Exact integer linear programming solvers outperform simulated annealing for solving conservation planning problems https://t.co/evOIQae7lI @thePeerJ https://t.co/3nEu1FQJU7

Parra-Olea et al. (https://t.co/BAy3WfR9lk). Partial revision of the genus, phylogenetic hypothesis, and five new species of the Mexican plethodontid salamander genus Chiropterotriton (C. casasi, C. ceronorum, C. melipona, C. perotensis, C. totonacus) https://t.co/8Sok4icU41 https://t.co/Y6Byib66zG

Microbiome analysis by primmorphs. Took more than year to publish https://t.co/8gcUsHlzfM с помощью @thePeerJ

Ouch, that hurt
http://theapiarist.org/ouch-that-hurt/

NPR/KQED: Meet The Tiny Critters Thriving In Your Carpet, Kitchen And Bed
http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/05/11/477487740/meet-the-tiny-critters-thriving-in-your-carpet-kitchen-and-bed

Slate Video: "The Bug Census"
http://www.slate.com/articles/video/video/2016/02/researchers_find_93_insect_specials_in_average_suburban_homes_video.html

The Atlantic: "American Homes Are Filled With Bugs. And that's okay."
http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/01/the-bugs-of-the-american-home/424584/

National Geographic: "500 Kinds of Bugs May be Living in Your House"
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/01/160119-insects-spiders-bugs-homes-science-animals/

Wired: "Just Give Up. It’s Impossible to Bug-Proof Your Home"
http://www.wired.com/2016/01/just-give-up-its-impossible-to-bug-proof-your-home/

Christian Science Monitor: "Bugs' life: Your home is teeming with 'quiet and benign roommates,' say scientists"
http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2016/0119/Bugs-life-Your-home-is-teeming-with-quiet-and-benign-roommates-say-scientists

The Washington Post: "How many types of bugs live in your house right this minute? Science weighs in"
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2016/01/19/how-many-types-of-bugs-live-in-your-house-right-this-minute-science-weighs-in/

The Guardian: "Hundreds of tiny spiders, lice and more crawling through US homes, study says"
http://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/jan/19/american-homes-arthopods-spiders-lice-new-research

Smithsonian: "Dozens of Insects and Spiders May Live in Every Room of Your House"
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dozens-insects-and-spiders-may-live-every-room-your-house-180957853/