Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 15:52
A team of biologists has revealed that the Burmese python`s ability to ramp up its metabolism and enlarge its organs to swallow and digest prey whole can be traced to unusually rapid evolution and specialized adaptations of its genes and the way they work.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 00:21
Two persons were arrested on Thursday on the charge of killing a non-poisonous snake and consuming its meat at hilly Valparai in the district, forest officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 12:03
Researchers have apparently taken inspiration from legless slithering reptiles- snakes- to design a brand new Mars exploration robot.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 22:27
Dead snake was found in a packet of curry served by a canteen at Thiruvananthapuram Medical College Hospital here on Wednesday, leading to its closure by the Food Safety Authority.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 09:11
Along with the cast and crew of his new movie `Horns`, actor Daniel Radcliffe searched for a exotic snake that was lost on the movie sets.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 22:14
Director Oliver Stone, known to be outspoken, has criticised US President Barack Obama for the National Security Agency spying controversy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 13:36
For this snake-bite victim, the sting didn`t hurt as much as the hospital bill.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 15:25
Tripura Tribal Welfare and Agriculture Minister Aghore Debbarma has been bitten by a snake, an official said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 08:52
Actress Jennifer Aniston has been reportedly getting snake skin pedicures.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 15:50
Tulisa Contostavlos has taken to Twitter to praise a wrinkle-killing remedy based on snake venom, calling it “amazing.”
Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 16:12
In Beijing, fireworks meant to ward off evil spirits, have been echoing in the skies for hours.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 03, 2013, 12:43
Fitted with a high definition camera and ultrasonic sensors, snake robots are flexible enough to enter into a narrow opening.
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