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Breakthrough: Scientists successfully grow hybrid embryos containing human and sheep cells

Breakthrough: Scientists successfully grow hybrid embryos containing human and sheep cells

Using stem cell and genomic editing technologies, human stem cells were successfully transferred into early sheep embryos, producing embryos for which about one in every 100,000 cells were human.

Feb 19, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
This sheep can recognise Emma Watson and Barack Obama – Watch video

This sheep can recognise Emma Watson and Barack Obama – Watch video

Researchers trained eight sheep to recognise the faces of four celebrities – Fiona Bruce, Jake Gyllenhaal, Barak Obama and Emma Watson – from photographic portraits displayed on computer screens.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Viral Video: Flash flood washes away a flock of sheep in Rajasthan even as people rush to their aid - Watch

Viral Video: Flash flood washes away a flock of sheep in Rajasthan even as people rush to their aid - Watch

Though people were seen rushing to their aid, the strong currents were not letting the sheep reach the banks. 

Jul 30, 2017, 16:24 PM IST
Sheep gives birth to 'half-human half-animal' lamb in South Africa

Sheep gives birth to 'half-human half-animal' lamb in South Africa

Many villagers were convinced that bestiality and witchcraft had led to the birth of the 'half-human half-animal' lamb.

Jun 23, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Thousands of animals sacrificed despite ban

Thousands of animals, including roosters, were sacrificed in Odisha as part of an annual religious ceremony despite a government ban and protests by animal rights activities, an official said Friday.

Oct 03, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

India's livestock population drops by 3.33%

India's livestock population including cattle and sheep has dropped by 3.33 percent to 51.20 crore in 2012 from over the 2007 level.

Sep 03, 2014, 19:03 PM IST
Science sheepdogs use to herd sheep revealed

Science sheepdogs use to herd sheep revealed

A new study has revealed that sheepdogs have 2 simple rules they follow while rounding up a flock of sheep.

Aug 27, 2014, 11:57 AM IST

Wolves can`t escape in sheep`s clothing any longer

It is possible to identify individual wild wolves with 100 percent accuracy with just their howls, a study has suggested.

Jul 23, 2013, 23:10 PM IST

British PM turns sheep rescuer

He may be struggling with a string of political challenges, but British Prime Minister David Cameron has been hailed as a hero after he rescued a sheep in trouble.

Apr 01, 2013, 22:55 PM IST

Four clones created of Dolly, the sheep!

Prof Campbell has claimed to have created four more sheep who are exact genetic duplicates of Dolly.

Nov 30, 2010, 12:40 PM IST

Four clones created of Dolly, the sheep!

Prof Campbell has claimed to have created four more sheep who are exact genetic duplicates of Dolly.

Nov 30, 2010, 12:40 PM IST