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Researchers have found that African elephants have the largest number of olfactory receptor (OR) genes ever characterised - more than twice than that of dogs and five times more than humans.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 15:18
Dealing with diabetes could soon be a lot easier as researchers have developed an injection that can restore blood sugar levels to normal for more than two days without any side effects.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 16:13
Physicist Louis Del Monte has warned that humans would not be able to retain the tag of the top species on Earth after 30 years.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:21
In a new research, scientists have found the number of protein generating genes in humans to be 19,000 - 1,700 fewer than the most recent annotation and well below the initial estimations of 100,000 genes.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 19:25
A new study has revealed that monkeys also share humans` unfounded belief in winning and losing streaks.
Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 15:03
You may have seen in films flying robots seamlessly communicating and cooperating with humans working in labs on the Earth while negotiating danger zones effortlessly, this may soon be a reality.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 23:32
Scientists have revealed that salamanders can reveal the secret to regeneration in humans.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 08:52
The discovery of a schistosomiasis parasite egg in a 6,200-year-old grave in Syria may be the earliest evidence that agricultural irrigation systems in the Middle East contributed to a vast spread of disease, scientists said on Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 11:47
Even if humans settle down in other planets in future, will they have asustained food supply, considering the huge cost of transporting food from earth?
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 14:32
What do humans and corals have in common? Both share a 500-million-year-old biomechanical pathway that tells cells when to die.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 22:16
The goal of putting humans in other worlds can be achieved only with appropriate funding and sustained commitment from political leaders, said a congressionally mandated report from the US National Research Council.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 12:17
The Australian man, who is building a Noah`s ark in America, is set to unveil a dinosaur fossil named "Ebenezer", which he says proves that humans lived alongside dinosaurs.
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