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Skywalker Hoolock Gibbon: New Ape Species Named After Star Wars Jedi Character

The Star Wars film franchise is as popular as ever following its return to the big screen in 2015, and now its legacy will carry on for generations in the form of a newly discovered primate that has no tail. The findings have been published in the American Journal of Primatology , a monthly peer-reviewed science journal. All hoolock gibbons have white eyebrows and white beards - but the Chinese primates' markings differed in appearance.

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Baboons make five human-like vowel sounds

That assumption had major implications for theories on the emergence of language, which remains a uniquely human ability. It is important to acknowledge that human speech is largely possible thanks to the use of vowels. Although some studies have mentioned vowellike sounds in baboons and other monkeys as well as chimpanzees, no one had carried out an in-depth study to see how the animals made them or whether they combined them, a key element of speech.

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HTC U Ultra with Snapdragon 821 SoC and Secondary display announced

There will be a limited number of HTC U Ultra phones with sapphire glass. But will they be good enough? The HTC U Ultra and the U Ultra Play sport an all new glossy design that has a glass-like exterior. So it may not come out here. Both the U Ultra and the U Play have 16-megapixel front cameras with a lower-res, low-light mode available. We want to maintain them for you.

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Notable Movers QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), xG Technology Inc (NASDAQ:XGTI)

The company's past year sales total was 5.77 Billion. Sterling Global Strategies LLC boosted its stake in QUALCOMM by 0.4% in the second quarter. The stock remained 23.05% volatile for the week and 23.09% for the month. Several insiders were part of recent insider activity for the stock. Susquehanna started coverage on shares of QUALCOMM in a research note on Tuesday, December 20th.

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Key Metrics from JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)'s Q4 Results

After this transaction, the insider's stake stands at 0 shares, with a market value of $0. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 0.38% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 7.04% and 27.44% respectively. makes up approx 0.20% of Northstar Group's portfolio. (NYSE:JPM) stock is presently standing at about $86.24 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock.

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Mice Reveals It's Killer Instinct With This Method

One coordinates the pursuit of prey, while the other controls the neck and jaw muscles used for biting. By separately triggering and deactivating the neurons in question, the researchers deduced that one set controlled the animal's prey instinct, helping to home in on its target, while another controlled the muscles in its jaw and neck, producing the actions required to bite and kill.