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Human super predator more terrifying than bears, wolves

Human super predator more terrifying than bears, wolves

Bears, wolves and other large carnivores may be frightening beasts but the fear they inspire in their prey pales in comparison to that caused by the human super predator, a new study has found.

Jul 27, 2016, 10:32 AM IST

Black bears can recognise humans in computer images

The study involving a black bear called Migwan and a computer screen was part of a broader research project into the welfare of bears in captivity. 

Jul 15, 2016, 16:05 PM IST
Watch video: Cries heard from a tree led to this!

Watch video: Cries heard from a tree led to this!

For two whole days, Wisconsin residents kept hearing loud, but strange cries coming from some far off trees.

Apr 11, 2016, 13:16 PM IST
That's guts! Watch how a small dog scares off bears

That's guts! Watch how a small dog scares off bears

A small French bulldog in California's Monrovia area chased away three bears from its home. 

Oct 05, 2015, 14:45 PM IST
Watch: Caged elderly bears freed for first time in 20 years

Watch: Caged elderly bears freed for first time in 20 years

Aged bears that spent most of their lives constrained behind rusty cages took their first steps of freedom after a Colorado prairie sanctuary and PETA stepped forward to rid them of their plight.

Aug 25, 2015, 18:54 PM IST
Bears hold backyard pool party, captured on video! - Watch

Bears hold backyard pool party, captured on video! - Watch

It seems that Bear's have also found out a reason to do pool parties. A startling video has went viral on Internet, released last Sunday, showing a family of Bears beating the heat by taking a dip in a backyard pool in Rockaway Township here.

Aug 21, 2015, 18:57 PM IST
Bears too care about UFOs!

Bears too care about UFOs!

Much like humans, bears too are bothered by unidentified flying objects (UFOs).

Aug 14, 2015, 14:18 PM IST
Polar bears can't cope with starvation in summers: Study

Polar bears can't cope with starvation in summers: Study

A new study has revealed that polar bears' metabolism cannot cope with starvation associated with warmer summers in the Arctic.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

Canberra's National Zoo: Lunch with lions and bath with bears!

The Jamala Wildlife Lodge at the National Zoo in Canberra offers unique wildlife experience.

Jan 20, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

Bears trapped in Kashmir water tank

A group of bears was Friday found trapped inside an empty water tank in a Kashmir village and wildlife protection officials rushed to the spot to rescue them.

Dec 05, 2014, 21:55 PM IST

Dietary flexibility helped bears and wolves survive after ice age

A new study led by researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz, suggests that dietary flexibility may have been an important factor giving wolves and bears an edge over saber-toothed cats and cave lions.

May 09, 2013, 12:15 PM IST

Hibernating bears heal their wounds without hint of any scars

Black bears have a remarkable capacity to heal their wounds as they hibernate - with almost no scarring and infections.

Mar 20, 2012, 22:22 PM IST

Watch out for Yellowstone bears — they`re hungry

Experts have predicted more deadly encounter between Yellowstone`s hungry bears and humans this fall.

Aug 23, 2010, 09:26 AM IST