Mother yaks seek higher altitudes for food, to protect young

06/19/2014 | National Geographic News (free registration)

Mother yaks climb extremely steep slopes to forage for food and keep calves safe from predators, according to a study. Grazing mothers have reached average heights nearing 16,000 feet, or about 4,800 meters, surpassing other childless females grazing on less steep slopes and leaving males behind in the valleys.

View Full Article in:

National Geographic News (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Headmaster (Head of School)
Colegio Colombo Británico Cali
Cali
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
National Account Manager
The Teachers' Curriculum Institute (TCI)
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Dean, School of Education
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
Assistant Professor of Education with Math and/or Science (STEM) Emphasis
MORAVIAN COLLEGE
BETHLEHEM, PA