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Penguin parents sleep for just a few seconds at a time to guard newborns, study shows

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www.wxxv25.com – Associated Press – 2023-12-07 20:55:28

SUMMARY: Chinstrap penguins in Antarctica have adapted to their high-stress breeding by taking thousands of mini-catnaps each day, totaling around 11 hours of sleep. This allows them to stay vigilant while guarding their eggs and chicks in noisy, crowded colonies. Researchers tracked their sleeping behavior by measuring brain waves and found that these microsleeps have restorative functions. While other animals have sleeping adaptations, penguins appear to have a unique approach to dealing with constant vigilance and high-stress environments. This study sheds light on the sleeping habits of penguins and how they are able to successfully raise their young under challenging conditions.

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Police offer holiday safety tips

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www.wxxv25.com Staff – 2023-12-07 17:18:21

SUMMARY: The Department offers safety tips for the season. These tips include securing your home with locked doors and windows, using timers for lights, and keeping gifts out of sight. Tips for protecting your vehicle, being aware of your surroundings, and using ATMs safely are also provided. Recommendations for safe shopping include dressing casually, being aware of distractions, and not carrying large amounts of cash. Credit card monitoring is recommended, and the importance of lost or stolen items to the police is emphasized. These tips are meant to deter property-related and aid in the return of stolen or lost property.

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Centenarian survivors of Pearl Harbor attack are returning to honor those who perished 82 years ago

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www.wxxv25.com Staff – 2023-12-07 09:45:07

SUMMARY: The article mentions Ira “Ike” Schab, a Pearl Harbor survivor, who plans to attend the anniversary of the attack. At 103 years old, Schab is one of the few remaining survivors, as the aging pool of survivors has been rapidly diminishing. The article provides details about Schab's experience during the attack and his subsequent service in World War II, mentioning his efforts to share his story and honor those who didn't make it. It also discusses his post-war and current activities. Additionally, the article highlights the importance of commemorating the sacrifices made and the declining number of World War II .

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