Grocery stores may look a little different.
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Researchers suggest tracking mammals may help deal with future outbreaks
They aren't regulated under international pronouncements in the same way humans are.
Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Mouse milk (for people), spider-goats, pain-free cattle, and nine more
Sure, chimps and dolphins are smart. But did you know about the terrifyingly intelligent Komodo dragon, the paranoid squirrel, or the insect supervillain Portia labiata?
Global warming and environmental destruction are driving coyotes, bears and mountain lions out of their habitats, but that's only part of the reason why so many animals call the city home.
Zoonotic diseases can go from us to them.
The silky anteater, shown here, could be climbing trees in its native forests soon.
Well, probably, but how can you tell?
But critics say the program won't actually change how much antibiotics pigs, chickens and other animals consume.
All organisms, including humans, have the ability to regenerate something in the body. But the process is much more developed in lower organisms.
PET scan for pets
Then they wake them up again
Or are they just curious?