• Luke Wilson posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week ago

    Every 5 Years, In December, The Largest Animal Sacrifice Is Carried Out In Nepal, During Gadhimai Festival, To Appease Goddess Gadhimai. The Animals Decapitated With Blunt Metal Swords Range From Buffalos, Goats, Chickens, Pigs, Rats, And Pigeons. The Number Of Animals Killed, In 2014, Is ~30,000 Due To Efforts Of Animal Rights Groups.

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  • Luke Wilson posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Birds Are Disappearing From North America, And It Is Not Because They Are Migrating Elsewhere. A Recent Report Is Indicating That The Bird Population In The US And Canada Has Declined By 3 billion, Or 29% In The Last 50 Years. And This Is Due To Many Factors, Including Important Ones Like Habitat Loss And Wider Use Of Pesticides.

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  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 7 months, 4 weeks ago

    It’s Known That Matter Exist In 3 States: Solid, Liquid And Gaseous. But Now, Scientists Seem To Have Discovered A New State, By Applying Extreme Pressure And Temperature To Potassium Element, Where Matter Exists As Both Liquid And Solid. Over 6 Elements, Under The Right Condition, Are Thought Capable Of Existing In This State.

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  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 8 months, 2 weeks ago

    Damn, The 5 Yr Old Pigeon, Named Armando, Has Been Sold For A Commanding Price Of $1.4 Million. Armando Is Said To Be The World’s Best Distance Racer Of All Time. Pigeon Racing Is Common In Places Like China. Armando Is At The Retirement Age For A Race Pigeon, But He Could Still Father Potential Champion Pigeons.

  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 year ago

    One Of The Biggest Structures And Apparently The World\’s Most Extensive Bioengineering Effort By A Single Insect Species, To Safely Gain Access To Leaves From Forest Floor, Has Been Discovered In Northeastern Brazil. The Structure Are Termite Mounds, Said To Cover Area The Size Of Great Britain And About 4000 Years Old.

  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryAnimal 1 year ago

    It Is Common For Someone To Be Born To Parents From Different Nationalities. The Same Seem To Be Applicable To Birds . Yes, A Bird That Is Said To Be A Hybrid From 3 Bird Species Was Discovered In Pennsylvania. The Species Are The Golden-Winged Warblers, Blue-Winged Warblers, And Chestnut-sided Warblers.

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  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 year, 1 month ago

    The Largest Bird To Have Ever Lived, According To Scientists, Was The Flightless, Nocturnal, And Probably Blind “Elephant Bird,” Which Is Said To Be Native To What Is Now The Island Of Madagascar. The Bird Is Said To Have Gone Extinct Between 500 And 1,000 Years Ago Due To Habitat Loss And Potential Human Meddling.

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  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 year, 1 month ago

    Scientists Have Created A Material Whose Cellular Structure Is Similar To Wood, But It Is Said To Be Lighter And Strong Than Wood. Some Folks Are Already Calling The Material Artifical Wood. Additional Perks Is That The Material Could Be Modified To Be Magnetic, And Also Resistant To Fire And Corrosion. Cool!

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  • pan darth posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 6 months ago

    Of Course, Any Animal Species Would Go Extinct If Their Habitat Is Destroyed. The Case Of The Birds, Which Evolved From The Dinosaurs, Going Extinct Shouldn’t Be Any Different If Their Forests Were Destroyed By The Asteroid Impact 65 Mya. The Modern Birds (~11,000 Species) Then Evolved From Specialized Ground-Dwelling Species Post-Impact.

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