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High protein diet may help prevent functional decline in elderly Mar 12, 10:20 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that a diet high in protein, particularly animal protein, may help elderly individuals maintain a higher level of physical, psychological, and social function.
Vodka saves poisoned dog's life Mar 11, 3:38 pm
Washington, Mar.11 (ANI): It is rare that a Vodka hangover can save someone's life but in a rare incidence, a Maltese terrier named Charlie was saved when the vets pumped Vodka straight into the doggie's stomach after he licked the antifreeze off the floor of his owner's garage.
Volcanoes helped plant and animal species survive ice ages Mar 11, 10:19 am
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Researchers has found evidence that the steam and heat from volcanoes and heated rocks allowed many species of plants and animals to survive past ice ages.
Real-life 'Dr. Dolittle' develops method to 'talk to animals' Mar 10, 1:46 pm
Washington, March 10 ANI): A scientist has revealed that he has developed a method for "talking" to animals, which would allow owners to ask their pets questions about how happy they are.
Washington, March 6 (ANI): During the winter solstice, the Sun is filtered into the Monastery at Petra, Jordan, which illuminates the podium of a deity. Just at this moment, the silhouette of the mountain opposite draws the head of a lion, a sacred animal.
Limiting protein intake may increase longevity Mar 5, 2:51 pm
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Two groups of researchers have claimed in two different studies that consuming high-quality animal protein in moderation is one of the keys to a long and healthy life.
And the funniest joke in the world is... Mar 5, 12:44 pm
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Science has taken the task upon itself to discover which joke is truly the funniest in the world.
Museum showcases beautiful marine life of Andaman Mar 3, 7:43 pm
Port Blair, March 3 (ANI): Marine Museum of Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) showcased a perfect blend of history, geography, anthropology and the beautiful marine life of Andaman and Nicobar archipelago, housing over 1200 species and a diverse range of exhibits with informative coverage of the islands' ecosystem, tribal communities, plant as well as animal life.
Bitelabs to make salami using celebrity tissues Feb 28, 2:56 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): BiteLabs is reportedly growing meat from celebrity tissue samples to make salami.
Brain region essential for socializing identified Feb 24, 10:43 am
Washington, Feb. 24 (ANI): Researchers have determined that a small region of the hippocampus known as CA2 is essential for social memory, the ability of an animal to recognize another of the same species.
Animals can live and grow even with very limited oxygen supplies Feb 18, 10:27 am
Washington, Feb. 18 (ANI): New studies of a small sea sponge fished out of a Danish fjord have shown that complex life does not need high levels of oxygen in order to live and grow.
'non-human mammal'sea lion shows surprising rhythmic ability Feb 16, 3:01 pm
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): Ronan, a rescued sea lion, has a unique talent that has shed new light on animal cognition.
London, Feb. 14 (ANI): A number of countries across the globe have vowed to take action against illegal trade in wildlife.
How different animals evolved their defenses Feb 9, 10:29 am
Washington, Feb. 9 (ANI): A new research has provided new breakthrough in explaining how animal defenses evolve.
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Researchers have developed a technique in animal models that could replenish the very cells destroyed by type 1 diabetes, thus taking a step towards freeing patients from the life-long injections that characterize this devastating disease.
London, Feb. 6 (ANI): Scientists believe that the creatures from the lower Cretaceous era in north-east China were instantly killed by volcanic eruptions similar to the blast that hit the Roman city of Pompeii.
Caring for animals could lead to positive traits in young adults Feb 1, 12:20 pm
Washington, Feb. 1 (ANI): Young adults who care for an animal may have stronger social relationships and connection to their communities, according to a new study.
Belly helped humans develop four limbs Jan 28, 10:38 am
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): Backboned animals, at least the ones with jaws, have four fins or limbs, one pair in front and one pair behind and these have been modified dramatically in the course of evolution, into a marvelous variety of fins, legs, arms, flippers, and wings.
Pamela Anderson urges Israeli PM Netanyahu to endorse fur ban Jan 24, 4:05 pm
Washington, January 24 (ANI): Pamela Anderson has asked Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a letter to endorse a bill that would ban the sale of clothes made of animal fur.
Where animals fall on the lover/fighter scale Jan 24, 11:44 am
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): Researchers have found that where animals' position on the lover/fighter scale depends on how much they are able to ensure continued mating rights with females.
How bony spines of fish fins evolved into fingers and toes Jan 22, 10:47 am
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): Researchers compared structure and behavior of clusters of Hoxa and Hoxd genes, possessed by both fish and land animals, in embryos from mice and zebrafish and discovered similar 3-dimensional DNA organization of the fish and mouse clusters.
Animal heart beat capable of powering pacemakers Jan 21, 1:01 pm
Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): Beating animal hearts can supply power to run pacemakers and other medical devices by attaching a strip of piezoelectric nanoribbons onto them, researchers at the University of Illinois-Champaign reportedly claimed.
Meet the 80-year-old man who hasn't washed for sixty years! Jan 16, 12:19 pm
London, January 16 (ANI): Hermit Amou Haji has not washed in 60 years and smokes a pipe packed with dried animal dung.
375 million-year-old fish fossil reveals evolution of hind limbs Jan 14, 2:01 pm
Washington, Jan. 14 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a well-preserved pelves and a partial pelvic fin from Tiktaalik roseae, a 375 million-year-old transitional species between fish and the first legged animals, which has revealed that the evolution of hind legs actually began as enhanced hind fins.
Washington, Jan. 09 (ANI): Scientists have revealed the color of three multi-million-year old marine reptiles, suggesting that the pigment shows that these animals were, at least partially, dark-coloured in life, which is likely to have contributed to more efficient thermoregulation, as well as providing means for camouflage and UV protection.
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