Sunday 21 December, 2014

German Researchers shed light on how birds listen without external ears?

Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) in flight with a fish

A new study has suggested that birds use their heads to listen to the sounds coming from different angles as they do not have Continue reading “German Researchers shed light on how birds listen without external ears?” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Dolphins sensitive to magnets

Dolphins behave differently when swimming near magnetised objects, indicating that they are indeed sensitive to magnetic stimuli Continue reading “Dolphins sensitive to magnets” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Birds’ internal weather clock can sense spring

In a first, biologists have identified a key photoreceptor cell deep inside the brain of birds which takes the role of eyes in humans by directly responding to light and regulates breeding activity according to More...

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By BioNews On Monday, November 5th, 2012
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Scientist investigates human links to endangered Chinese monkeys

A Swiss primatologist who arrived at The University of Western Australia Continue reading “Scientist investigates human links to endangered Chinese monkeys” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012
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Bid to save Indian state Chhattisgarh’s wild buffaloes through cloning

Indian state Chhattisgarh has begun an ambitious programme to increase the population of the wild buffalo through cloning. Continue reading “Bid to save Indian state Chhattisgarh’s wild buffaloes through More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
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Images of 300 million-year-old insects revealed

Stunning 3D images of 300 million-year-old insects have been revealed for the first time Continue reading “Images of 300 million-year-old insects revealed” »  More...