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Balancing the Sacred and the Secular
26-September-2016

Researchers from Singapore Management University, widely regarded as one of the world’s leading social and cultural geographers, study the complexities that surround a society’s religious spaces and practices.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
How the media portrayed the Taliban’s attack on Malala
24-September-2016

After the Taliban attempted to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani newspapers used common language to describe the attack, which suggests the media has influence in changing social perceptions of the group, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Sick street dogs failed by medical donations
5-September-2016

The diseases affecting street dogs are badly understood, resulting in wasteful medication of dog populations in Nepal, according to a study.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
The origins of Cuban species
24-August-2016

An international research team suggests the endangered Cuban solenodon evolved after the extinction of dinosaurs.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Unraveling the jaw-dropping goblin shark
10-August-2016

Goblin sharks have revealed a remarkable biting mechanism, named “slingshot feeding,” which involves high-speed manipulation of the species’ highly protrusible jaws.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
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