• Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of TravelTravel 2 days, 23 hours ago

    Germany, In A Global Poll, Has Been Ranked As The Most Admired Country In The World For The Third Year In A Roll. The Rank Was Derived From A US-Based Gallup Poll Survey Of 1,000 Adults In 134 Countries In 2019. The US, China, And Russia Were Ranked The 2nd, 3rd, And 4th Positions Respectively.

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  • Olivia Isabella posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 6 days, 20 hours ago

    Social Distancing During An Infection Is Not Unnatural, As Certain Animals Social Distance From Sick Members Of The Same Species To Prevent Infection. Some Of These Animals Are American Bullfrog Tadpole, Lobsters, And Garden Ants. This Discovery Could Imply That Social Distancing Works, Even As Nature’s Remedy For Disease Prevention.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 1 day ago

    A Pet Cat Became The First Animal To Test Positive For COVID-19 In The Uk, Suspectedly From Its Owner. Experts Recommend Hand Wash Before/After Contact With Pets, Owners With Coronavirus Should Avoid Close Contact With Pets, And keep Pets Indoors To Avoid Virus Spread. However, There’re No Evidence Pets Can Transmit Coronavirus To Humans.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 4 days ago

    Scientists Estimate A Timeline, From The Energy Use Model Of Polar Bears, Which Indicates That If Climate Change Isn’t Curbed Soonest, The Arctic Polar Bears Could Go Extinct By 2100. This’s Because Climate Change Will Reduce Sea Ice, Making It Difficult For Polar Bears To Find Food, Like Seals, For Themselves And Their Cubs.

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  • Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 5 days ago

    Scientists, For The First Time, Successfully But Unintentionally Created “The Sturddlefish” From 2 Living But Endangered Fossil Fishes, American Paddlefish And The Russian Sturgeon, That Have Not Evolved Over A Long Time. More Sturddlefish Offsprings Won’t Be Seen In The Wild As They May Be Infertile Due To The Effect Of Crossbreeding.

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  • Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks ago

    Researchers, In The Dark Depths Of The Ocean, Have Discovered, To The Best Of Known Knowledge, 16 Species Of The Blackest Fish In The Ocean–The So-Called “Ultra-Black Fish.” The Fish, Which Absorb More Than 99.5% Of Light To Stay Dark, Are Said To Have Evolved Their Dark Color As A Camouflage For Hiding From Predators. Hmm!

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  • Ken Parth posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks ago

    More Promising News On The Coronavirus Vaccine: The 1,077 People Trial, Conducted By The University Of Oxford, Showed That Their Vaccine Appears Safe And Triggers An Immune Response That Can Fight Coronavirus. Regardless, Larger Trials Are On The Way To Verify The Vaccine Effectiveness. The UK Has Already Ordered 100 Million Vaccine Doses.

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  • Harrisonn Ford posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Researchers, After ~30 Years, Have Finally Discovered The Gene, In Chromosome 11, Which Allows The Cape Honey Bees Of S. Africa To Give Birth, Asexually, To Only Females. But This Process Often Leads To Conflict As Worker Bees Fight To Be The Next Queen Mother. This Find Has Important Implications For Sectors Like Agriculture And Biotech.

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  • Antwan Hockaday posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Scientists Spotted The Highest Dwelling Mammal In The World, A Mouse, At Height Of ~22,000 Ft. The Mouse Was Captured At The Top Of The Andes Llullaillaco Volcano On The Border Of Chile And Argentina. This Discovery Can Help Understand How Mammals Can Adapt To Harsh Environments. The World’s Deepest Dwelling Animal Has Also Been Spotted.

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  • Ken Parth posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    The First COVID-19 Experimental Drug In The USA, Created By Moderna Inc. And The National Institutes of Health, Is Set To Advance To The Final Stage After Scientists Discovered That It Responded As Expected And Triggered An Immune Response In People. The Final Test Will Begin Around July 27th, 2020 In A 30,000 Person Study. Nice!

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  • Zoe Logan posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 weeks ago

    The COVID-19 Antibodies, Generally Produced In 1- 3 Weeks, According To A Questionable Study, Could Decline Within Months After Coronavirus Infection. The Antibody Response Will Start Declining 20 To 30 Days After Covid-19 Symptoms Emerge. This Study Has Implications For Developing An Effective Vaccine And Protection Against Reinfection.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    Researchers, After Removing Variables Like Population Density, And Covid-19 Response, Discovered That Every 10% Increase In Tuberculosis Vaccination, Using Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), Was Associated With A 10.4% Reduction In Covid-19 Mortality. However, WHO Has Cautioned Against Using BCG, In Combating Covid-19, Until More Is Known.

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  • Zoe Logan posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    The Videos Set Up By Wildlife Conservation Society Captured The World’s Rarest Gorillas With Several Babies In The Dense Mbe Mountains In Cross River State, Nigeria. About 300 Of These Gorillas Are Found In An Isolated Region Along The Nigeria/Cameroon Border. The Latest Sighting Indicates That The Gorillas Are Well Protected And Reproducing.

  • Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    A Modern Day Marine Fish, The Smooth Handfish, Has For The First Time Gone Extinct, After Not Been Seen For Almost After Two Centuries. Handfish Are Said Not To Be Abundant, But They Are Diverse, With 14 Species Occupying Different Ecosystems. The Remaining Species Are Threatened By Sediment Run-Off In Australia And Climate Change.

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  • Olivia Isabella posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 4 weeks ago

    Coronavirus, According To WHO’s Current Guidance, Is Primarily Spread By Large Airborne Droplets, Emitted Through Coughs And Sneezes And Quickly Fall To The Floor After Discharge. But ~239 Scientists, From 32 Countries, Say That Smaller Respiratory Particles Can Linger In Air And Infect People, Requesting That WHO Update Its Guidance.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month ago

    Caecilians, Like Most Amphibians, Have Been Thought To Produce Only Poisons. But This Discovery Marks The First Time Of Finding Venom Glands In The Mouth Of An Amphibian. Caecilians Are Said To Look Like A Hybrid Between A Worm and A Snake But Predate Snakes By About A 100 Myrs, Making Them One Of The Oldest Venomous Biters On Earth.

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  • Chia-jung Tsay posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month ago

    Snakes Usually Undulate For Propulsion, But Flying Snakes Like Chrysopelea Paradisi, The Paradise Tree Snake, Which Normally Live In The Trees Of S And SE Asia, According To A New Study, Undulate For Flight Stability. And How Far They Fly Depends On Their Launch Height. This Knowledge May Be Important For Developing Aerial Snake-Like Robots.

  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month ago

    Scientists May Have Observed, For The First Time In Dolphins, A Behaviour That Is Only Sometimes Observed In Non-Human Animals Like primates. And That Is The Ability Of Dolphins To Learn From Their Peers. In This Case, To Trap Their Preys In Empty Shells (Shelling)— A Skill That Is Not Learned From Their Parents Or Elders. Smart!

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  • Issla Fisher posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 month, 1 week ago

    Victoria Gray, Age 34, The First Person Treated In The USA With The Gene-Editing Tool Called CRISPR, Is Showing Positive Signs A Year After Her Treatment, Which Comprises Infusing Billions Of Genetically Modified Cells Into Her Body By Doctors. This Appears To Be Alleviating Virtually All Complications Of Her Sickle Cell Disease Disorder.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    A New Study, Which Took Place During The Summer And Over A-Three-Year Period, Is Indicating That Hummingbirds Can See Diverse Colors That Are Invisible To Human Eyes. And This Is Because Of Their Four-Color Cone Vision (Tetrachromatic). And These Colors Influence Their Decisions Regarding Food, Evading Predators, Or Choosing A Mate. Cool!

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