David Roberts
Senior Staff Writer, covers energy and climate
Grist.org
Seattle, Washington

Jun. 28, 2013

Obama: U.S. Should Lead Assault on Climate Change

Without cooperation from Congress, President Obama has proposed his own plan for climate change.

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\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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