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Crown of thorns starfish to be tackled

Australian scientists have discovered a Vegemite-like extract that may help to defeat a destructive starfish which has been wiping out some of the world’s most valuable coral reefs. In an “astonishing” discovery, two scientists in Queensland found that the protein mixture triggers an acute allergic reaction and causes the crown-of-thorns starfish to break apart and die within as little as ... Read More »