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Study on hibernating marmots may help understand obesity


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): A new American research on appetite stimulants for hibernating marmots could help understand obesity.Professor Greg Florant, a biologist at the Colorado State University, discovered he could slowly release ... Read more...

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Scottish centre puts obese hedgehogs on a diet for their survival


April 12th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Edinburg, Apr 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 12 obese hedgehogs have been placed on a diet, for their own survival. Apparently the hedgehogs have become so fat, that they are now not able ... Read more...

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Hedgehogs Placed on Diet By Scottish Rescuers


April 12th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Twelve hedgehogs have been placed on a diet by Scottish Animal rescuers, according to reports by various media. The animals had grown too fat to roll into ... Read more...

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Hedgehogs Put On Diet For Survival


April 12th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hedgehogs are unique animals having a unique capability to roll themselves into a ball apprehending any predator attack. But not the dozen butterballs who were put ... Read more...

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Chubby Hedgehogs Put On A Diet


April 12th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A Scottish animal protection center had compelled a dozen hedgehogs to go on a diet. The reason for that was that they had become too ... Read more...

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Animals that hibernate can avoid extinction


February 20th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): In a new study, it has been found that the reclusive behavior of many animals to hibernate can be a remarkably good way to avoid extinction for ... Read more...

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Bush was punctual because he was a hedgehog, Obama late because he is a fox!


February 7th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): There are two kinds of US presidents, Foxes and hedgehogs, and fox Barack Obama is routinely late to events and news conferences, according to Allan Lichtman, a ... Read more...

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Brit couple rescue rare albino hedgehog


November 16th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A Brit couple has rescued a rare albino hedgehog, which is believed to be one of only 100 in Britain, from their garden when they spotted it ... Read more...

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Bush’s era is over: Ahmadinejad


June 11th, 2008 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tehran, June 11 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Wednesday said in a speech that US President George W. Bush's era was over and he could no longer harm Iran. "Your era is ... Read more...

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