Articles (Animals)

The Working Duck: Integrated Rice-Duck Agriculture
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Some farmers are shying away from their overreliance on chemicals in farming and instead turning to old farming methods; one being integrated rice-duck farming.


The Return of the Woolly Mammoth
(Life Sciences)

Scientists claim that the dream of resurrecting extinct animals may very likely come true. Will the woolly mammoth walk the Earth again?


The Largest and Smallest Living Organisms Ever
(Life Sciences)

We live in a world full of contradictions, the strangest among them all may be the vast differences in the sizes of living organisms.


Chemistry against Crime
(Chemistry: Our Life, Our Future)

As nighttime descended, the silence was shattered by the loud barks of an agitated dog that led the Crime Scene Investigation team, who collected and preserved samples and potential evidence. Sounds familiar? 

Nocturnal Animals: When Stars Guide the Way
(Life Sciences)

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you got lost in the desert? Well, that will not be a problem if you were a dung beetle, a bird, or a seal.

Zoophobia and Entomophobia
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Zoophobia is prominent among the different types of phobia, because of the diversity and widespread of the animal kingdom around us. 

Phobia
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Phobia patients experience excessive fear of a situation, a place, a living creature, or an object that is unlikely to cause any harm.


Mind Reading
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Science has a great history in studying the brain and trying to understand its secrets; however, it was not until the 1960s when scientists took the first step in reading ideas.

Animal Epidemics
(Health and the Human Body)

When we hear the word “epidemic”, some epidemics that killed millions of people over time pop up in our minds, but have you ever thought about diseases that killed thousands of animals?


Why Bats Matter?
(Life Sciences)

When we talk about bats, all that comes to our minds are vampire bats or bat-borne diseases, but have you ever wondered why bats matter?


Pets and COVID-19 Transmission
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

People are worried about their pets’ health and are afraid they might transmit covid-19. 


What Do We Know About the COVID-19 Outbreak?
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

A new strain of a virus means it has never existed before, which brings us to how did this outbreak started in the Chinese city? 


Coronavirus and Human Health
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

We must not underestimate the situation, thinking that infection is far from us, but we also should not panic; as a matter of fact, diseases attack as a result of stress and extreme anxiety. 


Godzilla between Fact and Fiction
(Fact and Myth)

Godzilla movies are one of the most famous and successful movies in the history of cinema; yet, fans wonder if the story could actually be true.

Facts about Insects
(Life Sciences)

Do you know that the salt you sprinkle on your food every day as an essential cooking ingredient is deadly for other creatures?


Catch Me If You Can
(Science and Sports)

The fastest runner on Earth!


A Big Screen Reveal of Big Heroes: Temple Grandin
(The People of Science: Scientists and Inventors)

The media plays a role in sheding light on the lives of scientists and show people what they endured for the sake of their comfort.

Head Transplant
(Health and the Human Body)

Different organs can be removed from a human body and transplanted into another body, but have you ever heared of "head transplant”?

Dog-Killing Chocolate!
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Do you know that the salt you sprinkle on your food every day as an essential cooking ingredient is deadly for other creatures?

Illegal Wildlife Trade
(Science Policy and Ethics)

Mankind has always been fascinated with what is deemed exotic and rare. 


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