animal systems

Elasticity in joints help ostriches run fast: Study

October 27th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has found that Ostriches-the fastest bird on the land-use tendons to store and return twice as much elastic energy per step than humans.This reduces ... Read more...

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Ban dissection in colleges, urges PETA

June 29th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Tuesday urged the University Grants Commission (UGC) to ban dissection in zoology classes in universities and colleges. The animals rights group ... Read more...

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