Wed, 19 June, 2019

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Cruelty-Free Circus Swaps Real Animals For Holograms

German circus, Circus Roncalli has joined the fight against animal cruelty by substituting real animals with high-definition holograms.

Study Says Lovelorn Fish Turn Gloomy When Separated

The tiny Central American convict cichlid may only be a few centimetres long but it's a fish with a big heart.

Dutch Firm Generates Buzz With Big Fly Larvae Farm

BERGEN OP ZOOM - Tiny fly larvae have Dutch firm Protix thinking big as it looks to produce enough fish food to...

World’s Worst Serial Killers

Former German hospital nurse Niels Hoegel has claimed to have killed around 100 of his patients with drug overdoses, which would make...

Humans Consume ‘Tens Of Thousands’ Of Plastic Pieces Each Year

Humans eat and breathe in tens of thousands of microplastic particles every year, according to a new analysis on Wednesday that raised...

Genetically Modified Fungus Kills 99% Of Malaria Mosquitoes

There’s been a dramatic breakthrough in the fight to stop the spread of malaria which kills more than 400,000 people a year,...

Hitched – Two South Africans Hitchhiking Across Africa

Luke and Jordan are originally from Durban, Luke is a film maker and Jordan is an environmental scientist. Both are summa cum...

Virus-packed Laptop Sells As Artwork For Over $1.3M

For Chinese artist Guo O Dong, the simple black Samsung laptop computer, loaded with six potent viruses, symbolises one of the world’s...

How To Make Diseases Disappear

Can you actually make a disease disappear? Dr Rangan Chatterjee thinks you can. Often referred to as the doctor of the future,...

Why Renewables Can’t Save The Planet

Environmentalists have long promoted renewable energy sources like solar panels and wind farms to save the climate. But what about when those...

Internet Star Grumpy Cat Dies At Age Of Seven

Internet star 'Grumpy Cat' has died at the age of seven, her owners said early Friday."We are unimaginably...

What’s In A Name? For Meat Alternatives, Quite A Lot

Proponents call it "slaughter-free," or "clean" meat. For many in the traditional meat industry, it is simply "fake."One...

The Moon Is Shrinking – Study

The Moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA's Lunar...

Could YouTube Help Save The Pangolin?

Eye of the Pangolin, the ground-breaking new documentary about the most trafficked mammal on earth, will premiere on Friday 17 May, Endangered...

Why The Indian Ocean Is Spawning Strong And Deadly Tropical Cyclones

Jennifer Fitchett, University of the Witwatersrand The Indian Ocean has made its mark on the global news cycle this year. In March, tropical cyclone Idai...

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KOO Joins In And Celebrates ‘Eat Your Vegetables Day’!

Around the World, 17th June is observed as ‘Eat Your Vegetables Day’ and is one more opportunity to remind everyone that veggies are...