AP (Apr. 24, 2014) A kangaroo was saved from drowning in a backyard suburban swimming pool in Australia's Victoria state on Thursday. Australian broadcaster Channel 7 showed footage of the kangaroo struggling to get ... watch video
AP (Sep. 26, 2012) Bob Barrett gives Florida kids pool parties they'll never forget. The Florida business owner will bring an alligator straight to your backyard pool to swim with the children. (Sept. ... watch video
Reuters - Light News Video Online (May 9, 2015) Built especially for elephants, a swimming pool in India's western Rajasthan state provides relief to the jumbos from the scorching summer heat. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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RightThisMinute (Feb. 13, 2015) What makes Herons so cool, you ask? Well not only do they soar back into the wild after a successful rescue and surgery by the US Humane Society, but they also enjoy the great pastime of hippo ... watch video
Reuters - US Online Video (Sep. 6, 2015) The world's wooliest sheep gets sheared, a baby panda cub puts on weight, a swim with mom for a baby hippo, and a whale caught in a fishing line...all in this week's animal roundup. Gavino Garay ... watch video
Reuters - US Online Video (Nov. 22, 2015) The Bristol Zoo in England gets an adorable new hippo... a record-breaking elephant parade in Thailand... and Christmas comes early for one happy Wisconsin polar bear. Gavino Garay reports.
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Feb. 5, 2016 The healing powers of honey have been known for thousands of years. Now a researchers has discovered a powerful link between a medicinal type of honey and the destruction of a fungus that can cause ... read more
Feb. 4, 2016 Cells of our immune system kill pathogens by enclosing them in a compartment called the phagosome. The pathogen-containing phagosome is physically transported to execution chambers (lysosomes) by ... read more
Mar. 26, 2014 Sanitary-minded pool-goers who preach 'no peeing in the pool,' despite ordinary and Olympic swimmers admitting to the practice, now have scientific evidence to back up their concern. ... read more
Aug. 6, 2013 In the development of animals, which is closely controlled by diverse pathways, the regulation of organ size has been a long-standing puzzle. How does an organ ascertain its optimum size? What are ... read more
Oct. 17, 2011 Very young children who live in a home with a swimming pool are at risk of drowning, a leading cause of injury death among toddlers. Researchers have now identified three likely scenarios that ... read more
July 27, 2011 The first scientific measurements in humans show that potentially harmful haloacetic acids (HAAs) appear in the urine of swimmers within 30 minutes after exposure to chlorinated water where HAAs form ... read more