START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Giana's News

Pictures of the Day: 22 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 22 October 2014 )

Giana
- 22 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Interesting photos.
NYC Rats Carrying a Host of Scary Diseases
Animals  (tags: rats, NYC, diseases, research, habitat, humans )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
The rats that dart between trash cans and crawl across subway tracks in New York may harbor some alarming diseases, according to a new study.
Mystery Mini-Kraken Hauled in From the Deep
Animals  (tags: Mini-Kraken, mystery, creature, deep, ocean, video )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
What do you do when you're fishing and bring up a creature that looks like a Greek mythology nightmare or a giant clump of onion wrings writhing indepently of each other? This being the Internet age, you make a video.
Snails Taking It Slow and Easy: Photos
Animals  (tags: snails, photos, beautiful, interesting )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
Most snails are hermaphrodites, with both male and female reproductive organs. A mating ritual that can last several hours results in each snail having eggs to deliver, after they grow for a bit inside the snail.
Killer Whales Spied From Drone's Eye View: Photos
Animals  (tags: killer whales, drones, photos, beautiful )

Giana
- 2 days ago - news.discovery.com
Thanks to an effort by the Vancouver Aquarium and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Fisheries department, scientists have used an unmanned aerial vehicle or a drone to monitor the health, movement and reproduction of killer whales.
Elephants Can Detect Rain 150 Miles Away
Animals  (tags: elephants, rain, detection, 150 miles, interesting, study, wildlife )

Giana
- 2 days ago - news.discovery.com
If you want to know when it's going to rain, ask an elephant. Apparently, they just know. That's according to new research suggesting the lumbering giants can sense when a storm is coming, even if the ominous clouds are gathering a long way off.
First Sex Happened Between Square-Dancing Fish
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, discovery, concept, interesting, research, science, sex, fish )

Giana
- 2 days ago - news.discovery.com
The origin of mating via sexual intercourse has been pushed back nearly 100 million years to 430 million years ago when, according to a new study, an ancient type of fish engaged in copulation that resembled square dancing.
Goliath Encounter: Puppy-Sized Spider Surprises Scientist in Rainforest
Animals  (tags: spider, puppy sized, Goliath Birdeater, scientist, rainforest, Guyana )

Giana
- 2 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot. When he turned on his flashlight, he expected to see a small mammal, such as a possum or a rat.
 
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Giana Peranio-Paz

Giana P.
Giana's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Giana's contributions
Stories submitted: 3550
Front Page stories: 1321
Noted in Past Week: 419
Analyst Ratio* : 26%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!