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Scientists say people prefer fat

...journal Chemical Senses. Past research showed fat had a distinct feel in the mouth, but scientists removed texture and smell clues and people could still tell the difference."The fatty acid part of taste is very unpleasant," study author Richard Mattes...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...the National Transportation Safety Board made it to the crash site on Saturday morning and are spending the day scouring for clues to the disaster, said Clint Johnson, head of the board's Alaska office.The plane was on its way back from the Misty Fjords...
Refuge Notebook: Legacy of a tiny leg-banded bird found on the refuge

...predators by using magnetic fields, polarized light, positions of the stars, and the position of the setting sun as directional clues. They breed throughout forested regions of northern North America including Alaska. Some overwinter in central California...
The Trap

...and Helen's best friend Nikki were on their bikes in the woods at a campsite where Carl had been. They were looking for clues to his odd behavior when Henry found a book buried in a box beneath a pile of moldy old science fiction novels. "Subtle Travel...
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Refuge Notebook: Learning to be a game warden

...stamp program. How about learning a little bit about robotic decoy use in natural resource law enforcement, or looking for clues and using technology to solve a wildlife crime? These opportunities may spark career interests in fisheries and wildlife management...
Breaking Point

...apparently missed a mountain and died for his mistake. But then reports surfaced that Brockton had missed an important dental clue, and the media howled...Brockton was used to that. Media loved their scandals, after all, but the onslaught in California...
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Northern Lights soccer tournament preview: Everything on the line

...last season and a fourth in 2012. The regular season, where Homer finished 5-5-3 and 3-2-0, didn't provide many clues, as the two sides tied 3-3. "I'm optimistic," Homer coach Warren Waldorf said. "I watched the film this afternoon...
Birders flock to town

...birds. "They flake off the outer bark to uncover insect larva and when you see large patches of licked bark on trees it's a clue that black-backed woodpeckers are in the area," she said. "It's a really good opportunity to get out there."George...
Candlelight vigil holds hope for Adam's family

...and strengthen resolve to find clues to what might have happened...sees anything that might be a clue or anything that looks out of...said Gifford. Up until now no clues or witnesses have been found...this could happened with no clues to trace. They have checked...
Democracy works best when all are represented

...about our Alaskan U.S. Senator riding a snowmobile doesn't impress. The ad does reveal the "bully" hasn't any more of a clue about the issues Alaska faces than the candidate who approved that ridiculous, insulting ad. Make no mistake, ladies and gentlemen...


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