Australian native dog came from China?

September 9th, 2011 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 9 (IANS) The dingo, Australia's native dog, may not be Australian at all. Fragments of DNA from such dogs suggest they may have come a long way from ... Read more...

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Middle-aged mice fed with antibiotic live longer

July 10th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Middle-aged mice, fed with the anti-biotic rapamycin, lived between nine and 14 percent longer than other mice, according to a new study. The drug has the potential to ... Read more...

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Rat bones show first New Zealanders settled 700 years ago

June 3rd, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
DPA Wellington, June 3 (DPA) Humans first settled in New Zealand around the late 13th century and not more than 2,000 years ago as had been thought, according to research published Tuesday that ... Read more...

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