mimicry


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Once free, the brothers use their talent for mimicry whenever they face trouble, hiding behind the persona of their favourite film characters.
Exciting chapters on copying movements, copying coverings, animal communities, and even a chapter on animals copying people present examples of mimicry across species and back again.
In the unlikely event of a second series, this mediocre marionette show will need better puppets, proper mimicry and a script that dares to be vicious.
Stevens and his colleagues had tested the mimicry idea by setting out bits of paper as prey with spots tweaked in shape, color, number and other features to vary the drama of their looks and their resemblance to vertebrate eyes.
The EcoEvoMimic proposal will consider, for the first time, the effects of climate change on a mimicry system: hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) that mimic stinging bees and wasps (Hymenoptera).
Aside from humans, rhythmic entrainment had previously been seen only in parrots and other birds with a talent for vocal mimicry.
However the process of isomorphic mimicry is currently encouraged by the traditional development practice of importing structures that have been successful elsewhere.
Granted guitarist Eric Pulido, who takes over singing duties from former frontman Tim Smith, doesn't have the sweetness of Smith's tones but his understated style sets him apart from his predecessor, ensuring this new Midlake isn't just an exercise in mimicry.
The strongest evidence for mimicry comes from experimental presentations of cuckoo and sparrowhawk models to two species of titmice not parasitized by cuckoos, and therefore not under selection to recognize cuckoos in the context of parasitism.
Sound mimicry has long been thought to be one of the required ingredients for an animal's ability to follow rhythm.
Pepscan Therapeutics, a world leader in protein mimicry technologies for raising anti-GPCR antibodies, today announced a multi-target research agreement with an undisclosed US-based antibody discovery company.
Summary: Muscat: 'Muscat Mega Thriller - 2013', a colourful family entertainment show featuring music, mimicry and .