Browsing Tag

Humans

Why Do People Feed So Many Animals?

The group will largely be limited to the past 2000 years, but Dr. Black said some detours are compelling, like the Tomb of the Eagles, a 5,000-year-old Stone Age site in the Orkney Islands officially known as the Ibister Chambered Cairn.…

A New Fowl Flu Jumps to People. So Far, It is Not a Drawback

When an avian flu virus hit a large poultry farm in Russia earlier this year, it was a reminder that the coronavirus that caused the pandemic wasn't the only dangerous virus out there.Authorities quickly tested the birds and put them into…

How Mink, Like People, Have been Slammed by the Coronavirus

Minks, like humans, often die from infection with the virus, and no one knows why. "This is a key thing," said Dr. Perlman. “Why do people get sick? Why do we react so differently to these viruses? “He said he had considered studying…

Kangaroos Can Talk With People, Research Says

MELBOURNE, Australia - If they're hungry, they'll let you know by walking up to you and looking pleadingly at you and the container of food.If that doesn't work, they'll sniff and paw your leg.No, we are not talking about dogs. We're…