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Study: Abandoning net neutrality discourages improvements in service

Published: Mar 7th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Charging online content providers such as Yahoo! and Google for preferential access to the customers of Internet service providers might not be in the best interest of the millions of Americans, despite claims to the contrary, a new University of Florida study finds.

Human pubic lice acquired from gorillas gives evolutionary clues

Published: Mar 7th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Humans acquired pubic lice from gorillas several million years ago, but this seemingly seedy connection does not mean that monkey business went on with the great apes, a new University of Florida study finds.

UF researchers design folate-packed tomato

Published: Mar 6th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Leafy greens and beans now aren’t the only foods that pack a punch of folate, the vitamin essential for a healthy start to pregnancy. Researchers at the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences have developed a tomato with a full day’s worth of the nutrient in a single serving.

UF study first to document evidence of ‘mafia’ behavior in cowbirds

UF study first to document evidence of ‘mafia’ behavior in cowbirds

Published: Mar 5th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — “The Sopranos” have some competition — brown-headed cowbirds.