Slashdot Items Tagged "animals"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 19, 2018 @12:44AM Scientists Grow Sheep Embryos Containing Human Cells
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:44PM Coffee Beans Are Good For Birds, Fancy Brew Or Not
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:57PM World's Second Largest Meat Processor Invests In Lab-Grown Meat Startup
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @07:20PM Study Finds Dogs Are Brainier Than Cats
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:43PM Laika, the Pioneering Space Dog, Was Launched 60 Years Ago Today
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:00PM Sony Reportedly Announcing New Robot Dog Next Month
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:56PM Google Photos Now Recognizes Your Pets
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:09PM Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:34PM Bill Gates and Richard Branson Back Startup That Grows 'Clean Meat'
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:14PM Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:28PM Era of 'Biological Annihilation' Is Underway, Scientists Warn
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:04PM PBS Bets $3 Million That Monkeys Are Better CS Preschool Teachers Than Rabbits
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @09:44PM Research Finds 1 In 3 American Cats and Dogs Are Overweight
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:14PM Cats May Have Been Domesticated Twice
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @07:01PM CRISPR Eliminates HIV In Live Animals
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @03:53PM Researchers Discover New Species of Giant Spider
Monday April 17, 2017 @05:04PM Dingo Wins The World's Most Interesting Genome Competition
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:39PM Wolves May Be 'Re-Domesticating' Into Dogs
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:13PM Most People Would Give Lab-Grown Meat a Try, New Survey Reveals
Monday March 06, 2017 @06:06PM Poachers Are Trying To Hack Animal Tracking Systems
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:06PM Scientists Teach Bees How To Play Soccer
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:27PM Genetically-Modified 'Surrogate Hens' Could Lay Eggs of Rare Chicken Breeds, Scientists Say
Thursday February 16, 2017 @08:38PM Woolly Mammoth On Verge of Resurrection, Scientists Reveal
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:46PM Scientists Use Stem Cells To Grow Animal-Free Pork In a Lab
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:36AM This Blog Is Republishing All the Animal Welfare Records the USDA Deleted
Monday January 30, 2017 @07:01PM Scientists Find 'Oldest Human Ancestor' -- A Big-Mouthed Sea Creature With No Anus
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:29PM Scientists Create 3D Bioprinter Capable of Printing Living Human Skin
Friday January 20, 2017 @06:46PM The Mind-Reading Gadget For Dogs That Got Funded, But Didn't Get Built
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @07:21PM Female Shark Learns To Reproduce Without Males After Years Alone
Friday December 30, 2016 @04:26PM China Says It Will Shut Down Ivory Trade By End of 2017
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:59AM Cheetahs Heading Towards Extinction as Population Crashes
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:37PM Researchers Find Roads Shatter the Earth's Surface Into 600,000 Fragments
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:28PM Brain Implants Allow Paralyzed Monkeys To Walk
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @11:58PM Scientists Discover That Horses Can Use Symbols To Talk To Us
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:45PM How Cities Are Using Dry Ice To Kill Rats
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:50PM The Sixth Mass Extinction Will Hit The Biggest Animals The Hardest, Says Stanford Study
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @03:11PM American Scientists Working On Creating Chimeras: Half-Human, Half-Animal Embryos
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:11PM Highly-Conductive Shark Jelly Could Inspire New Tech
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:53PM Bison To Become First National Mammal Of The US
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:17AM Scientists To Open Mass-Cloning Factory in China This Year To Clone Cows, Pets, Humans
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @05:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Friday March 18, 2016 @06:12PM Neural Mechanisms In Mouse Brains Indicate We Actively Forget As We Learn
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:20AM Fungi From Guts Of Herbivores Could Help Us Make Biofuel
Friday February 19, 2016 @06:11PM Study: Mice Gain Weight In Cold Temperatures Due To Gut Changes
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @01:27PM 3D-Printed Ear Comes To Life After Implantation In Mice
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @10:28PM Study Finds You Can Grow Brain Cells Through Exercise
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:18PM Wolves Howl In Different 'Dialects,' Machine Learning Finds
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:19PM Dutch Police Train Bald Eagles To Take Out Drones
Sunday January 31, 2016 @08:06PM Israeli Vulture Suspected of Spying Returned
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:24AM Dog With 3D-Printed Legs Gets an Upgrade
Monday December 28, 2015 @07:52AM Giant Squid Filmed At Japanese Marina
Sunday December 13, 2015 @03:05PM Asteroid Impact Helped Create the Birds We Know Today
Thursday December 10, 2015 @04:09PM Disease-Resistant Pigs Latest Win For Gene Editing Technology
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:03AM Japan Defends Scientific Value of New Plan To Kill 333 Minke Whales
Thursday November 19, 2015 @11:16AM Animal Rights Group Targets NIH Director's Home
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:29PM 3D Printed Objects Found Toxic To Fish Embryos
Thursday October 15, 2015 @02:54PM The Life-Saving Gifts of the World's Most Venomous Animal
Thursday October 15, 2015 @07:56AM Chinese Company To Sell Genetically Modified Micro Pigs as Pets
Thursday October 08, 2015 @11:16AM Endocannabinoids Contribute To Runner's High
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:00AM DNA Vaccine Sterilizes Mice, Could Lead To One-Shot Birth Control For Cats, Dogs
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:59AM Study Finds Humans Are Worse Than Radiation For Chernobyl Animals
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:53AM An AI Hunts the Wild Animals Carrying Ebola
Thursday September 10, 2015 @03:03PM UK Researchers Developing Influenza-Resistant Birds
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:36AM EU Parliament Votes To Ban Cloning of Farm Animals
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:37AM Georgia Aquarium Battles Federal Government Over Belugas
Friday August 14, 2015 @06:22PM Octopus Genome Sequenced
Sunday August 02, 2015 @10:14PM Researchers Find That Queen Bees Vaccinate Their Offspring
Thursday July 30, 2015 @03:34PM NY Judge Rules Research Chimps Are Not 'Legal Persons'
Thursday July 09, 2015 @04:18PM An Organic Computer Using Four Wired-Together Rat Brains
Sunday June 21, 2015 @09:08PM 3D Printing Might Save the Rhinoceros
Friday June 19, 2015 @05:41PM Triggering a Mouse's Happy Memories With Lasers Gives It the Will To Struggle On
Thursday June 18, 2015 @04:05PM Big-Data Animal Tracking As an Eye On Life and Planet
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @07:18AM Bats' White-Nose Syndrome May Be Cured
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @07:04AM Forecasting the Next Pandemic
Sunday May 03, 2015 @03:42PM Empty Landscape Looms, If Large Herbivores Continue to Die Out
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @04:40PM Update: No Personhood for Chimps Yet
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:00AM Cetaceans Able To Focus Sound For Echolocation
Saturday March 21, 2015 @02:47PM New Alzheimer's Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function For Mice
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @09:40AM Scientists Insert a Synthetic Memory Into the Brain of a Sleeping Mouse
Saturday February 21, 2015 @11:14PM Humans' Big Brains Linked To a Small Stretch of DNA
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:43PM Human DNA Enlarges Mouse Brains
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @08:36AM New Map Shows USA's Quietest Places
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:28PM Photosynthesizing Sea Slugs Steal Genes From Algae
Sunday January 25, 2015 @12:36PM Fish Found Living Half a Mile Under Antarctic Ice
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:26AM Microbots Deliver Medical Payload In Living Creature For the First Time
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:40AM New Implant Lets Paralyzed Rats Walk Again
Friday December 19, 2014 @11:33PM How a 3D Printer Let a Dog Run For the First Time
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:17AM Researchers Accidentally Discover How To Turn Off Skin Aging Gene
Thursday December 04, 2014 @03:37PM New Effort To Grant Legal Rights To Chimpanzees Fails
Thursday November 20, 2014 @05:51PM Scientists Optimistic About Getting a Mammoth Genome Complete Enough To Clone
Saturday November 15, 2014 @10:20PM How To Anesthetize an Octopus
Thursday October 16, 2014 @05:30PM Scientists Find Rats Aren't Smarter Than Mice, and That's Important
Monday October 13, 2014 @04:24PM Oxytocin Regulates Sociosexual Behavior In Female Mice
Sunday October 12, 2014 @08:57PM PETA is not happy that Google used a camel to get a desert "StreetView"
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @11:21PM 35,000 Walrus Come Ashore In Alaska
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @09:17AM China Worried About Terrorist Pigeons
Sunday August 31, 2014 @05:14PM The Passenger Pigeon: A Century of Extinction
Friday August 29, 2014 @06:29PM Anti-Ebola Drug ZMapp Makes Clean Sweep: 18 of 18 Monkeys Survive Infection
Thursday August 21, 2014 @06:26AM Study: Seals Infected Early Americans With Tuberculosis
Monday August 11, 2014 @10:45AM Connected Collar Lets Your Cat Do the War-Driving
Saturday August 09, 2014 @03:57PM Experimental Drug Compound Found To Reverse Effects of Alzheimer's In Mice
Saturday August 09, 2014 @09:33AM Wyoming's Natural Trap Cave Yields Huge Trove of Animal Remains
Monday July 28, 2014 @02:36AM How Bird Flocks Resemble Liquid Helium
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:23AM Gene Therapy Converts Heart Cells Into "Biological Pacemakers"
Saturday July 12, 2014 @05:22PM Chimpanzee Intelligence Largely Determined By Genetics
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:22AM Study: Whales Are Ecosystem "Engineers"
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:09AM Police Using Dogs To Sniff Out Computer Memory
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:03AM Ancient Bird With Largest Wingspan Yet Discovered
Thursday June 19, 2014 @07:15AM Century-Old Drug Reverses Signs of Autism In Mice
Monday June 16, 2014 @07:14PM Humans Not Solely To Blame For Passenger Pigeon Extinction
Monday June 09, 2014 @09:41PM Study: Rats Regret Making the Wrong Decision
Thursday May 29, 2014 @09:21AM The Earliest Bird To Sip a Flower
Sunday May 25, 2014 @10:30AM Should We Eat Invasive Species?
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @09:57AM Even In the Wild Mice Run In Wheels
Thursday May 15, 2014 @07:48AM Orca Identified As 103 Years Old
Thursday May 08, 2014 @10:21AM Electromagnetic Noise Found To Affect Bird Navigation
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @10:05AM Elderly Mice Perk Up With Transfused Blood
Sunday April 20, 2014 @09:52AM Closing Surgical Incisions With a Paintbrush and Nanoparticles
Friday April 11, 2014 @08:45PM CSIRO Scientists' Aquaculture Holy Grail: Fish-Free Prawn Food
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @10:15AM For the First Time, Organ Regenerated Inside a Living Animal
Thursday March 13, 2014 @10:05AM Power Cables' UV Flashes Apparently Frighten Animals
Sunday March 09, 2014 @10:51PM Ice Age Fossils Found During Los Angeles Subway Exploration
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @06:54PM Deadly Avian Flu Strain Penetrates Biosecurity Defenses In Seoul
Monday March 03, 2014 @10:03AM First Look At the Animals of the New Hebrides Trench
Thursday February 27, 2014 @08:11AM Find Along Chilean Highway Suggests Ancient Mass Stranding of Whales
Friday February 21, 2014 @08:50PM VA Tech Experiment: Polar Vortex May Decimate D.C. Stinkbugs In 2014
Thursday February 13, 2014 @08:24AM Iconic Predator-Prey Study In Peril
Thursday January 30, 2014 @01:13PM Flying Snake Mysteries Revealed
Thursday January 02, 2014 @05:47PM Dogs Defecate In Alignment With Earth's Magnetic Field
Thursday January 02, 2014 @07:57AM Illinois Law Grounds PETA Drones Meant To Harass Hunters
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @08:43AM First Hard Evidence for the Process of Cat Domestication
Thursday December 12, 2013 @09:02AM Chimpanzee "Personhood" Lawsuits Fail In New York Courts
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:10AM Neural Prosthetic Acts Like "Bridge" Over Damaged Brain Areas
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @07:41AM US Issues 30-Year Eagle-Killing Permits To Wind Industry
Friday December 06, 2013 @06:36PM Gut Microbes Linked to Autism-Like Symptoms in Mice
Friday December 06, 2013 @06:08PM First Images of a Heart Injected With Liquid Metal
Sunday November 17, 2013 @10:10AM Robots: a Working Breed At the Dairy
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @11:22AM Cow Burps Tapped For Fuel
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:05AM Dutch Police Recruit Rats To Sniff Out Crime
Friday September 27, 2013 @05:13PM 'Zombie' Hormone Disruptors Rise From the Dead
Sunday September 22, 2013 @05:09PM New Species of Legless Lizard Discovered Near LAX Runway
Saturday September 21, 2013 @08:50AM PCBs Cause Birds To Sing a Different Tune
Saturday September 07, 2013 @02:05PM Using Raspberry Pi and iOS App To Catch Rhino Poachers
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @07:28AM Wise Old Birds Teach Migration Route To Young Whooping Cranes
Sunday August 11, 2013 @09:11PM Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Ovarian Cancer
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @08:04AM Give Zebrafish Some Booze and They Stop Fearing Robots
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @11:09AM Mouse Cloned From Drop of Blood
Thursday June 20, 2013 @10:53AM Battery Materials Made Using Crab Shells
Sunday June 16, 2013 @09:18AM Proposed Rule Would Drastically Restrict Chimp Research
Friday May 31, 2013 @06:55PM Badgers Block British Broadband Buildout
Sunday May 19, 2013 @06:07PM Military Dolphins Discover 1800s Torpedo
Sunday May 19, 2013 @03:33PM Mice, Newts Retrieved After a Month Orbiting Earth At 345 Miles Up
Saturday May 18, 2013 @11:30AM Electronics-Loving 'Crazy Ants' Invading Southern US
Thursday April 25, 2013 @09:10AM Harvard To Close New England Primate Research Center
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @09:30AM Protesting Animal Testing, Intruders Vandalize Italian Lab
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @07:05AM Lab-grown Kidneys Transplanted Into Rats
Monday April 15, 2013 @11:44AM Giant Snails Invade Florida
Monday March 04, 2013 @08:53PM New Research Sheds Light On the Evolution of Dogs
Friday March 01, 2013 @06:32PM Intercontinental Mind-Meld Unites Two Rats
Saturday January 26, 2013 @09:51PM Dung Beetles Navigate By the Milky Way; Pigeons Tune In To Magnetism
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @09:00AM How Much Beef Is In Your Burger?
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @08:58AM Japanese Cops Collar Malware-Carrying Cat
Friday December 28, 2012 @07:01PM Drone Photos Lead to Indictment For Texas Polluters
Thursday December 27, 2012 @02:34AM Bangladesh Slaughters 150,000 Birds After Worst H5N1 Virus Outbreak In 5 Years
Thursday December 20, 2012 @08:25AM Spider Discovered That Builds Its Own Spider Decoys
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @07:50AM Catfish Strands Itself To Kill Pigeons
Thursday December 06, 2012 @12:01PM Hagfish Slime Could Make Super-Strong Clothes
Thursday November 22, 2012 @02:02PM Research Suggests Apes and Humans Separated By a Single Gene
Tuesday November 20, 2012 @09:53AM Activists' Drone Shot Out of the Sky For Fourth Time
Tuesday November 20, 2012 @08:48AM Nanoparticles Stop Multiple Sclerosis In Mice
Thursday November 15, 2012 @08:16AM Sequenced Pig Genome Could Help Combat Human Diseases
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @09:10AM Cockatoo Manufactures, Uses Tools
Saturday November 03, 2012 @07:51AM Artificial Misting System Allows Reintroduction of Extinct Toad
Friday November 02, 2012 @05:49PM VR Tech Lets People Interact With Rats
Thursday October 25, 2012 @01:54PM How Do You Eat a Triceratops? Start By Ripping the Head Off
Friday October 05, 2012 @09:05PM Unusual New Species of Dinosaur Identified
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:50AM First Mammals Observed Regenerating Tissue
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @12:25PM 300 Million Year Old Insects Pictured In 3D
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @07:43AM Sweet Times For Cows As Gummy Worms Replace Corn Feed
Tuesday September 18, 2012 @07:42AM Switching Tasks Changes Worker Bee DNA
Friday September 14, 2012 @05:10PM Monkeys Made Smarter With Prosthetic Device
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @07:52AM Nature Lover Vladimir Putin Flies With the Cranes
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @07:04AM Researchers Create Short-term Memories In Rat Brains
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @08:55AM US Army To Train Rats To Save Soldiers' Lives
Saturday September 01, 2012 @01:23PM Promiscuity Alters DNA and Boosts Immunity In Mice
Thursday August 30, 2012 @09:08AM Calorie Restriction May Not Extend Lifespan
Thursday August 30, 2012 @07:51AM Spider kills snake in Australia
Monday August 27, 2012 @11:49PM Stanford Researchers Discover the 'Anternet'
Friday August 17, 2012 @05:02PM Surfing Robot Tracks Great White Sharks
Tuesday August 14, 2012 @07:26AM "Severe Abnormalities" Found In Fukushima Butterflies
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @09:31AM Cloned Horses Ok To Compete In Olympics
Sunday July 08, 2012 @04:05PM Cat Parasite May Increase Risk of Suicide In Humans
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @08:49AM Scientists Keep Rabbits Alive With Oxygen Microparticle Injections
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @07:13AM Lonesome George Is Dead At 100
Saturday June 23, 2012 @04:47PM Cyanide-Producing GM Grass Linked To Texas Cattle Deaths
Thursday June 07, 2012 @07:16AM New Analysis Shows Dinosaurs Not As Heavy As Previously Believed.
Thursday April 19, 2012 @07:10AM Japanese Researchers Create A Crab-Based Computer
Thursday April 05, 2012 @09:35AM Robotic Squirrels Battle It Out With Rattlesnakes
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @10:05AM 'Frothy Gunk' From Deepwater Horizon Spill Harming Coral