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Dogs Process Voices Just Like Human Beings
Animals  (tags: dogs, sound, voices, emotion, deciphering, research, interesting )

Giana
- 944 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Dogs are able to hear voices in the same way that human beings do, which allows them to decipher acoustic cues about emotion.
Bees' Salt-Sensing Feet Explain Swimming Pool Mystery
Animals  (tags: honeybees, taste, salt, front feet, research, interesting )

Giana
- 963 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
The first-ever investigation of the honeybee ability to taste with their front feet may explain a persistent bee mystery: Why they swarm saltwater swimming pools.
Polar Bears Hunt on Land as Ice Shrinks
Animals  (tags: wildlife, polar bears, global warming, melting ice, diet change, land, research )

Giana
- 972 days ago - news.discovery.com
Polar bears have shifted to a diet of more land-based food in response to climate change and melting sea ice in the Arctic, new research finds.
Rare Two-Headed Whale Washes Up on Mexican Beach *** Video ***
Animals  (tags: investigation, whales, Research )

Frans
- 988 days ago - za.news.yahoo.com
the twins were discovered near Baja and are now being studied ....
Ants Stay Clean By Squirting Antimicrobials From Their Butts
Animals  (tags: insects, ants, clean, squirting, antimicrobials, butts, interesting, research, study )

Giana
- 1006 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Ants may not seem particularly germaphobic, since they live in bacteria-rich dirt and often eat decaying plants and animals. But some ants have evolved to be quite fastidious sanitizers, regularly bathing themselves in antimicrobial secretions.
Alligators and Crocodiles Use Tools to Hunt
Animals  (tags: alligators, crocodiles, hunting, tools, interesting, research, wildlife )

Giana
- 1014 days ago - news.discovery.com
New research shows that alligators and crocodiles can use small sticks to attract birds looking for nesting materials.
Video: The Center: 25 Years of Saving Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife, Sustainabililty, science, research, extinction, law, AnimalWelfare )

JL
- 1030 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Take a look at our vivid new video launched this week, which celebrates the endangered animals and plants we work to protect with portraits of a choice few whose striking, colorful glory is brought out by renowned nature photographer Joel Sartore.
Why Seahorses Are Shaped Like Horses
Animals  (tags: research, seahorse, behavior, head shape, prey, interesting, wildlife )

Giana
- 1032 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
The seahorse head's shape helps the fish stealthily ambush prey, researchers say.
1500 Signatures Needed to STOP the Killing of Dolphins for Research Purposes at Odessa University, Ukraine! Sign NOW or the Dol
Animals  (tags: dolphins, research, slaughter, killing, endangered, animalwelfare, animalcruelty )

Tudor
- 1034 days ago - yousign.org
A committee has been summoned by authorities to "take care" of the dolphins. Instead of curing them, the so-called experts have been killing them. All for research purposes. We need 1.500 signatures to fire those idiots! Don't let the dolphins DIE!!!
URGENT: STOP Torturing Cats for Research Purposes at S.Seifullin Agro Technical University, Astana, Kazakhstan! Sign NOW!
Animals  (tags: cat tortured, cats killed, research, animal research )

Tudor
- 1035 days ago - yousign.org
It has been revealed that the university undergoes cruel animal experiments. For instance, stray cats are captured and tortured and eventually killed in dental experiments. These cats have their teeth removed and killed for a sample of their jaw bones.
No Place Like Home: Scientists Discover That Male Crested Penguins Head Home Earlier Than Females
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, PENGUINS, RESEARCH )

Cal
- 1082 days ago - news.mongabay.com
No place like home: scientists discover that male crested penguins head home earlier than females
Migrating Birds Fly Nonstop for More Than Six Months
Animals  (tags: animals, study, research, bird migration, interesting )

Cal
- 1082 days ago - latimes.com
Talk about a red-eye flight! After attaching electronic monitors to half a dozen Alpine swifts, researchers say they were shocked to discover that migrating birds flew nonstop for 200 days.
To Avoid Fights, Mice Sing to the Clouds
Animals  (tags: mice, singing, two species, clashes, research, wildlife )

Giana
- 1085 days ago - news.discovery.com
Deep in the cloud forests of Central America, two species of singing mice put on a high-pitched opera to mark their territory and stave off clashes, researchers discovered.
Prehistoric Crocs 'Ran Like Dogs'
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, prehistoric, discovery, ran, like dogs, research, interesting )

Giana
- 1109 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Prehistoric crocodiles survived a dinosaur-dominated world by running around like dogs, new research has found.
VICTORY Pharmacies Saying No to Bear Bile Means Best Birthday Yet for Animals Asia VICTORY
Animals  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, protection, wildlife, world, GoodNews, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, business, money, lies, medicine, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, government, illness, safety, treatment, protection, research, prevention, healthcare )

Kelly
- 1120 days ago - victoriesfortheanimals.wordpress.com
A hundred and fifty Chinese drugstores announced they would no longer be selling bear bile products in a move timed to coincide with Animals Asia's 15th anniversary.
 

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