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The Man With the Golden Arm

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    How often do you donate blood? Once a year? Once every few years? Never? Would you be willing to do it every few weeks? That is what James Harrison of Australia has been doing for almost 60 years. In that time he has donated blood over 1,000 times.

    James Harrison has very special blood—so special he has been called the man with the golden arm. When James was a teenager it was discovered that his blood contained a rare antibody. After it was detected James volunteered to help scientists create the Anti-D vaccine, which required the antibody in his blood.

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    very nearly; 98%
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    the red liquid in your body
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    a person between 13 and 19
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    to do something without being paid (participle)
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    Why Do Koalas Hug Trees?

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    ほとんどのコアラが映っている写真で
    典型的なポーズ
    理由がある
    研究者たち
    なぜそうするかを発見した
    その科学者たちによると
    体を冷やすために
    観察した
    熱探知カメラ
    年間を通じて
    ~に気付いた
    下がった
    より涼しい、木の下の方
    さらにしっかりと抱きつく傾向がある
    熱探知カメラで行われた測定
    劇的な差が表れた
    体温
    外部温度
    実際に
    6℃t体温が低い
    39℃以上
    腹部の毛が薄い傾向がある
    ~ではないかと見ている
    より木に密着しやすい
    そして代わりに
    冷却を促進する