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Photo of donkey allegedly painted to look like Zebra goes viral

The latest viral story is that of a donkey allegedly painted to look like a zebra. 

Jul 27, 2018, 18:56 PM IST

Three-year-old turns her younger sister 'into a zebra'! - Watch

When left alone, kids unleash their creativity, sometimes to the amazement of one and all!

Mar 01, 2016, 11:01 AM IST

Zebra stripes not for camouflage protection against predators

Stripes that can be seen by humans are hard for zebra predators to distinguish beyond 50 metres in daylight or 30 metres at twilight, during which most predators hunt, the findings showed.

Jan 23, 2016, 14:41 PM IST

'Stripes' may not shield zebras from predators

While it was believed that "stripes" offer protection for animals living in groups, like zebra, a new research has rebuffed the assumption.

Aug 12, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

Zebras have stripes to keep them cool

Zebras' thick, black stripes may have evolved to help them stay cool in the midday African heat, a new study has found.

Jan 18, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Zebras' iconic thick, black stripes may be more for cooling than camouflage

A new study has recently revealed that zebras' thick, black stripes may be more used as a cooling system than camouflage.

Jan 16, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

New bracelet boosts computer security

Forgot to log out from your computer? A bracelet-based security system ensures no one else uses it.

Sep 23, 2014, 14:09 PM IST

Kolkata zoo probes escape of zebra

Alipore zoo authorities here are investigating the matter of escape of a male zebra Wednesday from an enclosure where it was undergoing treatment. The animal has been captured and put in a separate area.

May 28, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Mystery behind `zebra stripes` solved

Researchers have finally got an answer to why zebras have stripes, claiming that the animals have the striking pattern to confuse predators.

Dec 18, 2013, 12:31 PM IST

Meet zonkey, hybrid of zebra and donkey

A zebra mated with a breed of endangered donkey to produce a love child like no other in Amiata, Italy.

Jul 25, 2013, 13:57 PM IST