Elephants found to have the highest volume of daily water loss ever recorded in a land animal

African elephant
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A team of researchers from Duke University, the University of the Witwatersrand and Hunter College has found that elephants have the highest volume of daily water loss ever recorded in a land animal. In their paper published in the journal Royal Society Open Science, the group describes experiments they conducted with captive elephants to measure how much water they lose.


Many animals, such as humans, keep cool in hot weather by perspiring—as sweat evaporates, the skin is cooled down. Other animals, such as dogs, keep cool by panting—and still others, such as elephants, have large organs that work as a cooling system—their ears keep them cool when it is hot. Elephants have sweat glands, as well, but they are small and located in their feet, near their cuticles. Elephants are also known to drink an enormous amount of water—hundreds of liters every day. Such huge

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Global Area Scan Camera Market 2020 Regional Production Volume, Business Operation Data Analysis, Revenue and Growth Rate by 2026

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Nov 23, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
MarketsandResearch.biz has published the latest and most trending report entitled Global Area Scan Camera Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 that collates in-depth study and assessment of the market. The report frames an in-depth evaluation of this industry space, analyzed it in terms of numerous parameters. The report underlines crucial elements about the market taking into consideration the current scenario and the industry size as well as forecast scenario (2020-2026) dependent on the revenue and volume parameters. This report is dedicated to rewarding the requirements of the clients by giving them thorough insights into the global Area Scan Camera market. It also gives a point by point breakdown dependent on the in-depth research of the market elements like market size, opportunities, and operation landscape

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Africa Large Volume Parenterals (LVP) Market Global Growth, Current Scenario Technology Trends, Comprehensive Analysis and Regional Forecast to 2027

Pune,Maharashtra, India,Nov 17 2020 (WiredRelease) Allied Analytics:Africa large volume parenterals market is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period, owing to surge in demand for palliative care services throughout the country.

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Parenteral route of drug administration refers to administration of drugs through non-oral routes. Large volume parenterals, also

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Global Nasal Drug Delivery Technology Market 2020 Industrial Trends, Consumption Volume, Key Tactics and Competitive Strategies by 2026

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Global Nasal Drug Delivery Technology Market 2020 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 introduced by MarketsandResearch.biz offers exclusive research & analysis on the market that gives analysis on market conditions, trends, inclinations, key players, opportunities, and geographical analysis. The report entails key developments in the global Nasal Drug Delivery Technology market that demonstrates extensive information pertaining to detailed coverage, with appropriate references of definition, application, and regional scope. The report attempts to track the evolution of the growth path of the market from 2015 to 2020. It also provides long-term market growth projections for a predefined period of assessment, 2020 to 2026. The market is evaluated mainly on segments namely types and applications which cover all the analytical data for current and future markets.

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FedEx showcases autonomous tech, robotics helping its network as volume continues surge

MEMPHIS – As FedEx gears up for what should be a record-breaking holiday shipping season, company leaders Thursday showcased the latest tech-forward developments in its arsenal to help handle the surge in volume.

The FedEx leaders discussed in a virtual event how innovations like robotic arms at the Express World Hub in Memphis, delivery robot Roxo, automation at FedEx Ground facilities and a Mercedes-Benz collaboration will help the company move forward amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the flood of packages.

“With COVID-19 already dramatically accelerating e-commerce, we’re entering a peak season that the industry has never experienced before,” Chief Information Officer Rob Carter said. “Frankly, we’ve been in peak since the beginning of the pandemic… We’ve got to have the best technology and the productivity tools we can for our team members.”

The home delivery-focused FedEx Ground, the primary beneficiary among FedEx companies of the online shopping boom, has undergone

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