WASHINGTON - Scientists have found that sandfish place their limbs against their sides and create a wave motion with their bodies to propel themselves through granular media, just like a snake.
WASHINGTON - It is due to a unique feat of “origami” with their muscles and bones that turtles develop their upper shells, according to a new study.
EDINBURGH - A charity has determined that a “mounting extinction crisis” is facing frogs, toads, newts, snakes and lizards across the UK and Europe.
Beware not to neglect your dearly pet on 4th July, keep your pets out of fire works, they certainly won’t like noisy firework displays- and just be sure about it. If you are a new pet owner please don’t try any experiment with pet and fire works.
MELBOURNE - In a rare case of a predator hunted by its prey, a toad has for the first time been captured on camera while eating a whole snake in just five minutes.
Swine Influenza (swine flu) is a respiratory disease of pigs caused by type A influenza virus that regularly and through out the year causes causes illness in pigs, but usually with a low death rates.
WASHINGTON - A new discovery of a jumble of at least three young Triceratops in the badlands of the north-central US has suggested that the three-horned dinosaurs were social animals, and may have exhibited unique gregarious groupings of juveniles.
WASHINGTON - Seeing a huge restaurant menu usually makes us choose an old favourite instead of trying something new. Now, scientists have claimed that, when overloaded with information, other animals too display such behaviour.
SYDNEY - The 11 survivors from a pod of 80 whales that beached themselves near Margaret River on Australia’s west coast were pushed back out to sea Tuesday.
It’s being a very early and horrible end of lively little Bindi, a three years old maltese terrier cross, owned by Patty Buntine, an australian woman lives in the Northern Territory town of Katherine.