Study reveals ‘multiple species of catfish despite same colours, patterns’

January 6th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that although catfish communities of South American contain almost identically coloured and patterned fish, they may be home to three or more different ... Read more...

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Catfish Reviews Making Rounds On The Web

September 17th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the reviews of the latest 'mockumentary claiming to be a documentary', Catfish make rounds on the web, people all over have been scrambling the web ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Catfish Spoilers Do The Rounds

July 31st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mystery surrounding the documentary Catfish has recently been clarified by some bloggers on the web though it still manages to be a hot search for ... Read more...

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Madagascar Bird Extinct

May 27th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sad news for nature lovers as another species joins the extinct list due to man's exploitation of nature. Alaotra grebe which is better known as the ... Read more...

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Catfish can communicate across generations by ’squeaking’

January 29th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 29 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have used a combined fish tank and sound-proof chamber to show for the first time that catfish of all ages can communicate with ... Read more...

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Killer catfish exist and in large numbers

December 11th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Think that only snakes, scorpions, bees, wasps or even frogs can be venomous? Well, then here's a surprise-even catfish is a part of the poisonous list, says a ... Read more...

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Malaysian fishermen net large number of fish after quake

October 8th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 8 (Xinhua) The fishermen in northern Malaysia have netted an unusually large number of fish from the sea Thursday possibly due to the recent earthquake in Sumatra. It is a ... Read more...

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Electric fish communicate by plugging into their cells

September 29th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Just as you plug in your computers and smart phones to communicate, electric fish too communicate by quickly plugging special channels into their cells to generate electrical impulses. ... Read more...

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11yr-old English schoolgirl becomes biggest freshwater fish-catching child in Europe

July 16th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): An 11-year-old English schoolgirl has broken the record for the biggest freshwater fish caught by a child in Europe by hooking a nearly 9ft long catfish, more than ... Read more...

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Eight-million-year-old elephant fossil remains found in UAE

July 5th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 5 (DPA) Paleontologists Sunday announced that they found an eight-million-year-old fossilised remains of an elephant, a hippo and a giant ostrich in western Abu Dhabi, capital of the United ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Neurons behind our ability to learn from experience identified

December 9th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Scientists from the University of Washington have identified neurons behind one of the most plaguing questions of all time people and animals learn from experience.By using a ... Read more...

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