Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 19:12
In a bizarre find, scientists from the University of Bonn and from China have discovered an unusual aquatic parasite- the fossil remains of fly larvae with an amazing sucking tool, which lived about 165 million years ago.
Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 16:12
A new study has found vital biological and genetic information from sequence of genomes of the whipworm, an intestinal parasitic worm that infects many people in the developing countries.
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Paleontologists who thought dinosaurs had fleas and other parasites have revised their original theory after a new study confirmed that the insects were actually aquatic or amphibious flies.
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Like humans, fish also sleep putting on `mosquito nets`, say scientists.
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