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How fish can turn invisible in the open sea

The two are exceptionally well in hiding from ocean predators by simply hiding in the light. However, once it gets underwater, it usually becomes polarised. Scientists could apply the newly-discovered mechanism fish use to reflect polarized light and disguise themselves in the open ocean for army intelligence.

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Hezbollah chief denounces Paris attacks

Hassan Nasrallah, chief of Lebanon's powerful Shiite Muslim movement Hezbollah , strongly condemned Saturday the Islamic State group's attacks in Paris that killed at least 129 people. It claimed the explosives were delivered by a motorbike. At least 971 Hezbollah fighters have been killed in Syria, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor.

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Zuckerberg to take two months paternity leave

Numerous comments lauded his decision and said it sent a positive message about USA parental leave policies. Facebook usually has a policy of allowing a leave of four months to parents of newborns, but Zuckerberg has chosen to grab only the first two months.

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Marriott and Starwood merge

Reuters adds that Starwood's shares fell as much as eight percent to $68.96 on Monday before closing at $72.27 while Marriott's shares fell as much as 3.2 percent, before closing 1.3 percent lower. the headquarters of the company will stay in Bethesda, Md. The hotel company is acquiring Starwood Hotels & Resorts in a $12.2 billion deal. Assuming that it receives the appropriate shareholder backing, the deal is expected to close by mid-2016.

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Marriott Soars with Starwood in $12.2B Sale

Both hotels host groups holding conventions and meetings in the city. "In addition to its eponymous chain, Marriott also operates Courtyard and Residence Inn hotels. Marriott will lead following the merger of the two companies and its current CEO will remain the head of the company. Fitch expects Marriott will assume Starwood's outstanding unsecured bonds and/or refinance any of Starwood's bonds that may be subject to change of control provisions that are triggered by this transaction.

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Chipotle To Reopen Northwest Restaurants This Week

Paul Cieslak, medical director for communicable diseases at Oregon's state health agency. Rather, it's to the contrary, they said. "Chipotle has taken important steps to make certain that their food is as safe as it can be", the company said in a statement .