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World Wildlife Day: Here Are Some Wildlife Sanctuaries Worth Visiting

With millions of species breathing on earth, the world celebrates Wildlife Day today, March 3, to raise awareness of global flora and fauna. There...

4,400 Species Across The Globe Are At Risk Due To Changes In Wildfire Intensity

Changes in wildfire intensity and frequency driven by human activities are putting at risk more than 4,400 species across the globe, says a study....

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Lost Over 50% of its Coral Populations Between 1995-2017

Scientists have discovered that Australia’s Great Barrier Reef lost more than half of its coral populations between 1995 and 2017. Researchers at the ARC Centre...

Alien Species’ Introductions to Increase Globally by 36% by 2050

By Asher Jones Asian kudzu vines smothering the southern United States. Pacific lionfish devouring Caribbean sealife. South American cane toads killing their way across Australia. As...

Here’s How Dinosaurs Caused Mammals to Develop Night Vision

By JoEllen McBride When dinosaurs ruled the earth, life was tough for our mammalian ancestors. So they learned to hunker down during the day and...

World’s Wildlife Population Dropped by 68% in 4 Decades Due to Human Activity

A report released Thursday by the nonprofit conservation group World Wildlife Fund (WWF) said the world's wildlife populations have plunged by an average of...

Ancient Humans Had Complicated Love Life: Study

Researchers have confirmed that hundreds of thousands of years ago, Neanderthals mated with at least four other contemporary species of ancient humans, or hominids,...

Know More About Moksha With Ashtottaram 4: OṀ MOKṢHABHŨMYAI NAMAH

By Dr. Devakinanda Pasupuleti The cause of bondage (bandha) and liberation (moksha) is our own minds. Ignorance about the real self causes bondage whereas knowledge...

Here’s How Bird Photography Leads to Discovery of New Species

BY VISHAL GULATI Bird photography as a hobby and profession has taken off to a major extent in India. It has led to important discoveries...

Environmental Factors Contribute to Insect Extinctions: Scientists

Factors such as climate change, habitat loss, overexploitation and extinction of dependent species and pollution, including harmful agricultural practices, all variably contribute to insect...

Marine Animals Can Help Humans Monitor Oceans: Study

Sharks, penguins, turtles and other seagoing species could help humans monitor the oceans by transmitting oceanographic information from electronic tags, a new study suggests. A...

It’s Time To Save Endangered Gorillas

Deep in the rainforest of Volcanoes National Park, a 23-year-old female gorilla named Kurudi feeds on a stand of wild celery. She bends the...

Researchers Report Two Newly Discovered Species of Electric Eels in South America

Researchers report two newly discovered species of electric eels in South America, one of which can deliver a bigger jolt than any other known...

Research: Having Diverse Natural Areas Near Agriculture Helps Farmers Financially During Calamities

Farmers reap surprising benefits from having areas that are biodiverse  with many plant and animal species nearby, according to new research. A study finds...

UN Report: Upto 1 Million Species Face Extinction Because of Human Influence

Up to 1 million species face extinction because of human influence, according to a draft U.N. report obtained by AFP that painstakingly catalogues how...

Dinosaurs Once-in A Lifetime Fossil Saved from Australian Floods

 A team of Australian paleontologists and volunteers has saved a once-in a lifetime fossil discovery from devastating floods in Queensland state. The dinosaur tracks give...

Scientists Try To Map Animal Genes To Save Them From Extinction Down the Line

A group of scientists unveiled the first results Thursday of an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species,...

Dinosaurs evolved frills and horns to attract mates: Study

The dinosaurs evolved frills and thorns to attract mates Researchers found this especially true for the species Triceratops and Styracosaurus These are called as...

Did You Hear about the New Species of Spiders Named After Leonardo DiCaprio, Bernie Sanders and Barrack Obama?

Vermont, September 30, 2017 : What if we tell you that a team of researchers has recognized and named 15 new species of spiders in...

Over 5,000 Plant Varieties in Last 3 Years sent in by Tribal Farmers to protect the species : Minister

New Delhi, June 8, 2017: Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Wednesday said tribal farmers submitted more than 5,000 plant varieties in last three...

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