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Chimps can match humans in kindness


August 10th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Chimps can be as kind and compassionate as their human counterparts, a finding that overturns past assumptions about altruism being limited only to human beings.Previous research ... Read more...

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Largest-ever fossil spider from Jurassic era found


April 21st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 21 (ANI): Researchers have unearthed the world's largest known spider fossil - 165 million years old with a six inch leg span - from the Inner Mongolian region of China.Its ... Read more...

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Neanderthal burial ground suggests they practiced funeral rituals


April 21st, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): The discovery of a possible Neanderthal burial ground has suggested that they practiced funeral rituals and possessed symbolic long before modern humans.According to a Quaternary International paper, evidence ... Read more...

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Lt. Rick Santangelo witnesses woman throwing dog poop on motorist


October 6th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
An adult female who lives in Massachusetts is in trouble with the law for allegedly throwing the poop of a dog into the face of another motorist in a bid to stop ... Read more...

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Elephant gives birth to calf in Gorumara National Park in West Bengal


September 4th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Tarak SarkarJalpaiguri (West Bengal), Sep 4 (ANI): An elephant under the care of the Gorumara National Park near West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district gave birth to a female calf.The calf was born ... Read more...

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Tigress relocated to Sariska Tiger reserve to revive breeding


July 29th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Prashant SharmaAlwar (Rajashthan), July 29 (ANI): A genetically compatible tigress from the Ranthambore Tiger reserve has been relocated to the Sariska Tiger reserve in Rajasthan, to revive hopes for tiger breeding.The ... Read more...

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How apes leap huge distances


July 22nd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): It is well-known that gibbons are capable of leaping prodigious distances between trees, crossing gaps of more than 10m at a time. Now scientists have discovered just how ... Read more...

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Chimpanzees kill for territory


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 22 (IANS) Bands of chimpanzees violently kill others from rival groups in a bid to expand their own territory, says a new research which provides the first definitive evidence for ... Read more...

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Female wallabies’ presence sends males’ testosterone soaring


April 16th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): It's the presence of fertile females, not the season, that sends testosterone in male tammar wallabies soaring, a new study has found.In the study, Marilyn Renfree of the ... Read more...

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Is 2-million-year-old African fossil the missing link in human evolution?


April 9th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9 (ANI): Suggestions that the newly found hominin fossils in South Africa represent a transitional species in human evolution have created a furore among researchers.A team from the University of ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods mother-in-law Barbro Holmberg is hospitalized


December 8th, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a lot of mystery regarding the suspicious woman who was taken to the hospital on ‘advanced life support system’. And now it has ... Read more...

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Elin Nordegren’s mother Barbro Holmberg comes to help her


December 8th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another woman has surfaced in the Tiger Woods mystery crash and the subsequent media circus. But hold your horses, she is not the latest claimant of ... Read more...

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Women on ‘advanced life support system’ taken from Tiger’s home to hospital


December 8th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mystery gets murkier and murkier. After the disclosure that there were reportedly 10 mistresses as of now, in Tiger Woods life, here comes another missile ... Read more...

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Women rushed to hospital from Tiger’s home


December 8th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a medical emergency call from the infamous Tiger Woods home in Florida on early Tuesday. NBC News reported that the adult female was taken ... Read more...

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Spider monkeys invent medicated body scratchers


August 1st, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 1 (ANI): A new study has reported that wild spider monkeys have invented a new tool, namely crushed and chewed leaves, which serve as body scratchers that can release medicinal ... Read more...

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Steve McNair shot to death in Nashville


July 5th, 2009 - 5:45 am ICT by admin
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (BNO NEWS) -- Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair was found dead in downtown Tennessee on Saturday afternoon, officials told BNO News.The call to police came in at 1.35 ... Read more...

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New orangutan population discovered in Indonesia


April 13th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 13 (ANI): Conservationists have recently discovered a new population of orangutans in a remote area of Indonesia, giving a rare boost to one of the world's most endangered great apes.A ... Read more...

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Joy in Australia as last stranded whale swims free


March 4th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 4 (DPA) The last survivor of a pod of 192 pilot whales that came ashore on Tasmania's King Island at the weekend swam back out to sea Wednesday. A recalcitrant creature ... Read more...

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Prehistoric pelvis hints at how humans evolved to have large-brained babies


November 14th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A prehistoric pelvis of Homo erectus discovered in Ethiopia could help researchers answer questions about how early humans developed to successfully give birth to larger-brained babies, a ... Read more...

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Wild Orangutans treat pain with naturally occurring anti-inflammatory drugs


July 29th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Scientists have spotted wild orangutans in Indonesia using naturally occurring anti-inflammatory drugs.The apes were disocvered by Primatologist Helen Morrogh-Bernard, of the University of Cambridge, UK, while studying ... Read more...

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