Fish

The identity of the 'world's heaviest bony fish' has finally been clarified

The identity of the 'world's heaviest bony fish' has finally been clarified

As per the researchers, female Mola alexandrini specimen of 2,300 kilogram and 2.72 meter caught off the Japanese coast in 1996 as the heaviest bony fish ever recorded, and not, as originally thought, Mola mola ocean sunfish species.

Dec 06, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
This robot can 'spy' on fish, swim and communicate with them

This robot can 'spy' on fish, swim and communicate with them

Scientists have developed a new miniature robot that can swim with fish, communicate with them and make them change direction.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Will ban retail sale of fishes by Lamanis in Goa: Vijai Sardesai

The Karnataka-origin Lamani community is into fish retail business and also in other coastal trades like selling tourist items etc, on the beach side.

Oct 03, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
Noise pollution makes fish vulnerable to predators: Study

Noise pollution makes fish vulnerable to predators: Study

As many as 450 fish were tested in shoals of four individuals each in an aquarium.

Sep 27, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Antidepressants found accumulating in fish brains

Antidepressants found accumulating in fish brains

Researchers detected high concentrations of these drugs and their metabolised remnants in the brain tissue of 10 fish species found in the Niagara River.

Sep 04, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Climate change may shrink fish size by 30 percent, says study

Climate change may shrink fish size by 30 percent, says study

A new study has claimed that the size of the fish could be expected to reduce by 20 to 30 per cent as a result of rising ocean temperatures due to climate change across the globe.

Aug 22, 2017, 23:24 PM IST
Hungry shark takes a huge leap out of water to catch fish, stuns fishing groups

Hungry shark takes a huge leap out of water to catch fish, stuns fishing groups

The thrilling encounter was caught on camera shows a shark snatching away catches of the two groups in Cape Cod Bay. Coincidentally, they both happened the same day.

Aug 17, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
This VIDEO of shark being dragged mercilessly by high speed boat sparks social media stir!

This VIDEO of shark being dragged mercilessly by high speed boat sparks social media stir!

The 11-second video clip shows the shark hitting the water and flipping around helplessly while being dragged behind a boat.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Life after death? Footage of fish thrashing around even after being sliced in half goes viral! - Watch video

Life after death? Footage of fish thrashing around even after being sliced in half goes viral! - Watch video

While the fish wasn't identified, a woman's voice in the video says that it's buri, Japanese for yellowtail tuna.

Jul 09, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
Hundreds of fish found dead in Ganga near UP temple town

Hundreds of fish found dead in Ganga near UP temple town

The fish, which were found dead yesterday, may have died due to toxic industrial effluents in the river discharged by industries in upstream Uttarakhand, a police official said.

Jul 07, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Fish are transitioning into transgenders because of contraceptive pill chemicals!

Fish are transitioning into transgenders because of contraceptive pill chemicals!

The chemicals causing these effects include ingredients in the contraceptive pill, by-products of cleaning agents, plastics and cosmetics.

Jul 03, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Include lots of fruits and fish in your diet to reduce colorectal cancer risk

Include lots of fruits and fish in your diet to reduce colorectal cancer risk

A new study has showed consuming lots of fruits and fish helps to prevent the risk of developing colorectal cancer by nearly 86 percent.

Jul 01, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
This is why you should include fish in your diet!

This is why you should include fish in your diet!

A new study has revealed that one should eat fish twice a week because it is good for health and also helps to relieve the symptoms of arthritis.

Jun 22, 2017, 00:16 AM IST
Hungry alligator feasts on big fish at Florida golf course

Hungry alligator feasts on big fish at Florida golf course

The video is believed to have been captured by golfers at the Sandhill Crane Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens when the massive creature took hold of the fish in between his jaws.

May 17, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
30-year old man accidentally swallows a live fish, saved by doctors

30-year old man accidentally swallows a live fish, saved by doctors

Reportedly, as the man was holding the fish, it went straight into his mouth and settled in his throat .

May 13, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
Warning for sushi lovers! You are at risk of parasites from undercooked fish

Warning for sushi lovers! You are at risk of parasites from undercooked fish

Anisakiasis is caused by eating raw or undercooked seafood infected with parasites of the species Anisakis.

May 12, 2017, 19:34 PM IST
Kerala: Dodgy 'fish' meal lands 400 CRPF jawans in hospital

Kerala: Dodgy 'fish' meal lands 400 CRPF jawans in hospital

In Kerala, at least 400 CRPF jawans posted at Pallipuram in Thiruvananthapuram fell ill due to suspected food poisoning yesterday evening.

Apr 02, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
Consume THIS fatty acid to mitigate damage caused by air pollution

Consume THIS fatty acid to mitigate damage caused by air pollution

Omega-3 fatty acids (OFAs), found in a variety of foods including in oily fish, soy beans and spinach, could reduce inflammation and oxidative stress caused by air pollution by up to half, according to the study conducted in mice.

Mar 04, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Foods for longevity: Eat these to turn back the clock

Foods for longevity: Eat these to turn back the clock

Instead of piling up on processed foods loaded with artificial sweeteners and offers less nourishment, try to consume more nutrient-rich foods such as fruits and vegetables that promote health and longevity. 

Mar 02, 2017, 13:07 PM IST