Zoology Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Fisher Pigs, Swamp Pigs, Hell Pigs, and Terminator Pigs - Entelodonts Emergent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Cryptomundo

    ... and hundreds of articles, specialising in cryptozoology and animal mythology. I have a BSc (Honours) degree in pure zoology from the University of Leeds (U.K.), and a PhD in zoology and comparative physiology from the University of Birmingham ...


  2. A wild idea about paying for conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Economist

    MEERKATS are endearing creatures. Indeed, they are so endearing that they have been turned into characters in a long-running series of advertisements on British television for a price-comparison website.


  3. UTA biologist works with internationally recognized museums on the evolution of visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... to adapt to these distinct conditions," he added. Rayna Bell, a research zoologist in the Department of Vertebrate Zoology at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., and Jeffrey Streicher, a curator of amphibians in the Department of Life ...


  4. Defying E.U. Court, Poland Is Cutting Trees in an Ancient ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... protection of environment." "I'm speechless," said Przemyslaw Chylarecki, a zoologist at the Museum and Institute of Zoology at Polish Academy of Sciences. "The court has been crystal clear about the unconditional ban on the large-scale logging and ...


  5. Special Permian beetle fossil discovered in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Dear Kitty

    ... the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Nanjing, and since June 2016 he has done research at the Institute of Systematic Zoology and Evolutionary Biology with Phyletic Museum of the University of Jena as a guest researcher funded by the Alexander von ...


  6. Study shows Ravens have complex reasoning skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Gazette

    A raven uses a stick as a tool in experiments that suggest the birds possess more cognitive skills than previously thought. Photo courtesy of Mathias Osvath For centuries, we told ourselves that we are special - that what separates humans from animals is our ability to reason.


  7. Join animal expert to explore dog wellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    Dr Fishburn, who has trained with wolf and wolf-dog hybrids for years, is at Fisherton Mill on Saturday, July 8, as part of a animal magic month, and will draw on zoology, biology, nutrition and psychology to understand dogs. She said: "It is really about canine wellness and balanced behaviours and how the two are intertwined and how the two interlink.


  8. Boya s educational insect video goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Pest Control

    ... can be set in the future and choose from whatever college he dreams of attending," Cooke said. Aiden plans to study zoology in college. But, until then, he will be making more adorable and educational videos for his new YouTube page.


  9. 8-Year-Old Budding Zoologist Wows Twitter With Brilliant Science LessonRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Switched

    ... of a tree and providing the theory behind the migration of longhorn beetles from Asia. It's an impassioned lesson in zoology we never had. The video has been shared almost 80,000 times as of Wednesday. Britney told HuffPost that her brother wanted ...


  10. Nigerian Professor decries killing of mosquitoes, says they are our friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    ... are better posited for quality living than those produced carelessly." The professor called for improvement in Zoology curriculum in the country to ensure better focus on organisms that feature prominently around man. We use cookies to ensure that ...


  11. William J. L. Sladen | Scientific adventurer, 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Philly.com

    William J. L. Sladen, 96, who gave up a medical career to begin a new one as a zoologist, died Monday at his home in Warrenton, Va. He was an internationally known authority on birds, and his exploits were dramatized in the 1996 Hollywood film Fly Away Home and chronicled in the pages of National Geographic.


  12. William J.L. Sladen, scientific adventurer featured in "Fly Away Home," dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... two medical degrees in London, including one with a specialty in bacteriology, before completing a doctorate in zoology at the University of Oxford in 1955. Soon after, he settled in the United States, becoming a U.S. citizen in 1962. For many years ...


  13. Field Zoology 101 at Orlando Fringe FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of the show, Gooseberry takes the time to field questions from the audience-literally any question about any zoology-related topic the audience can muster. Although these types of audience interactions can spell a recipe for awkward pauses and ...


  14. 'Alien: Covenant': How the Xenomorph Continues to Horrify Audiences Decades LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... completely organic." Rick Schwartz, who works as the ambassador for the San Diego Zoo and has studied biology and zoology for more than two decades, believes those "organic" details are part of what makes the alien creatures particularly disturbing ...


  15. PCHS' Club 21 all about academic achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... a 24 on her ACT, Howard will be looking to improve on that score. She is also interested in pursuing a degree in zoology. "I want to be a zoologist - I want to work in a zoo and I'd really like to train animals, but I don't know if I'd get to," she ...


  16. Ancient ground squirrels prove to belong to a present-day speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... Formozov, a Leading researcher in the Laboratory of Vertebrate Behavior, existing at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology of the Faculty of Biology at the Lomonosov Moscow State University and the article author shares: "In the course of the work we ...


  17. Dance, music, books, culture and meerkats on show in summer of Greenwich festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | This is Local London

    The multitude of festivals, being put on by Greenwich council, kicks off this spring bank holiday weekend on May 26. Among classic returning festivals includes the new Meerkats Menagerie in which people dressed in giant meerkat costumes join families in specific meerkat games, crafts and den making. Parks and public spaces will become theatrical safari sites, with safari staff roaming the area encouraging people to play with the giant meerkats.


  18. How do fishes perceive their environment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... in order to, for instance, identify leakages in water pipes. The scientists Dr. Hendrik Herzog from the Institute of Zoology and Dr. Alexander Ziegler from the Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Ecology at the University of Bonn have now entered ...


  19. "Lost" lizard species rediscoveredRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | CBS News

    ... New Ireland is a part, for longer that V. indicus , the researchers reported April 26 in the Australian Journal of Zoology . V. douarrha is black with yellow speckles that are concentrated more densely on its underbelly. It grows to about 4.3 feet ...


  20. 'Lost' Monitor Lizard Rediscovered in Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | LiveScience

    ... New Ireland is a part, for longer that V. indicus , the researchers reported April 26 in the Australian Journal of Zoology . V. douarrha is black with yellow speckles that are concentrated more densely on its underbelly. It grows to about 4.3 feet ...