Obama bars oil, gas drilling in Alaska haven

President Barack Obama declared Alaska`s ecologically rich Bristol Bay off-limits for oil and gas exploration on Tuesday, saying the move was necessary to safeguard the region`s fishing and tourism industries.

Seals may have spread tuberculosis to humans: Study

In a bizarre turn of events, research shows that tuberculosis likely spread from humans in Africa to seals and sea lions that brought the disease to South America.

So who killed Osama bin Laden?

Twenty-three SEALs and their interpreter raided Osama bin Laden`s compound just after midnight on the morning of May 2, 2011.

Seals sleep with half their brains

Some of the brain chemicals that allow seals to sleep with half of their brain at a time have been identified - a discovery that Canadian researchers say could help in research into human sleep problems.

First land animals shuffled like seals

The world`s first 3D reconstruction of a four-legged animal backbone has shown that the early animals on land moved around like seals.

Seals have incredible navigation skills

Seals are capable of finding their way back to the exact spot where they were born even after spending five years out at sea.

Pakistan to set up panel to probe Abbottabad incident

Osama bin Laden was gunned down May 2 by US Navy commandos in Pakistan.

Obama to meet bin Laden commandos Friday

The President will privately thank some of the special operators involved in the operation.

Bin Laden, two others didn`t fire on SEALs: Report

A US govt source said bin Laden was not armed when he was shot dead.

MCD seals 20 properties, demolishes 29

Continuing its drive against
illegal structures, MCD on Wednesday sealed 20 buildings and
demolished unauthorised portions of 29 properties in
north-west and east Delhi.

Scientists use seals, gliders to unlock ocean secrets

Scientists are outfitting elephant seals and water gliders to unlock the oceans` secrets.

Seals tend to sleep as they sink in the sea

In a new research, scientists have found that seals can sleep as they are sinking in the sea.

Humpback whales can protect seals

Two scientists have discovered that humpback whales can out of maternal instinct to save seals running away from predators like killer whales.