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Butterflies use magnetic compass to fly across America
Monarchs are known to possess a Sun compass but even on cloudy days they still keep flying south towards Mexico. In a laboratory experiment, butterflies changed direction when the magnetic field around them was altered. It suggests that like turtles and birds the insects have a geomagnetic compass, says a study in Nature Communications.
"Modest yet bold, liberal and fun-loving."
Naming Uruguay the country of the year in 2013, the Economist may very well have described the rising nation’s head of state, President José “Pepe” Mujica.
Known for his unusual frankness, fiery oration and bold leadership to turn ideas into action, the 78-year-old leader possesses and practices the very characteristics that many world leaders fail to emulate. He has also garnered international acclaim for his progressive policies, down-to-earth personality and simple presentation, which has earned him a reputation as “the world’s poorest president.”