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The Best of the Central American country of Belize in Social Media, curated to reduce the noise - Updated Daily...http://www.belizenet.com
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Waves Break Coral Embryo into Identical Twins

Waves Break Coral Embryo into Identical Twins | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Interesting information about how some Belize Barrier Reef corals grow and migrate to new areas (even though the study is from the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.

 

"... Cloning helps corals colonize habitats far and wide ..."

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Bionic butterfly wings are ultimate heat sensors

Bionic butterfly wings are ultimate heat sensors | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Belize has its fair share of the irridescent Blue Morpho butterflies.  The shimmer of these gorgeous creatures in the forest is amazing.

 

"...The same properties that make Morpho butterfly wings iridescent could help them detect inflammation in people..."

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Gene Therapy Could Help Corals Survive Climate Change: Scientific American

Gene Therapy Could Help Corals Survive Climate Change: Scientific American | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Has great implications for Belize.

 

"...A microbiologist is harnessing beneficial bacteria to help coral reefs weather pollution, overfishing and climate change..."

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