Daring animals hitchhike to colonise new lands

October 24th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 24 (IANS) Hitchhiking, believed to be the preserve of poets and wanderers, is also an activity undertaken by daring animals to explore and colonise new lands.David Chapple, Bob ... Read more...

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Burrowing skink is reptilian world’s master builder

May 16th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 16 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled upon a community of reptilian master builders which has been constructing elaborate underground structures, creating a veritable city and a complex society. The ... Read more...

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Climate a major factor in lizard’s sex

October 31st, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the sex of snow skink lizards is influenced by climate.As part of the research, Ido Pen of the University of Groningen ... Read more...

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Egg-laying lizards on verge giving live births

September 5th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Scientists have caught up with lizards about to abandon egg-laying for live births in an evolutionary leap. The skink, snake-like with four tiny legs, has been found laying ... Read more...

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Gordon Browns favorite dish is mixture of mashed potato and cabbage!

January 4th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Gordon Brown is certainly a health freak, for when asked to nominate his favourite dish, the UK leader plumped for Rumbledethumps a gloopy mixture of mashed potato ... Read more...

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Brit youngsters clueless about their traditional foods!

April 17th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 17 (ANI): It looks like older Britons have not been successful in passing on their culinary heritage to the new generation, for according to a new survey, the nations ... Read more...

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