Reuters - Light News Video Online (July 31, 2015) A London zoo keeper takes the role of surrogate mother to help raise a baby sloth, hand-rearing it with the help of a special teddy bear. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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AP (Apr. 8, 2014) Scientists in a London hospital are growing noses, ears and blood vessels in a bold attempt to make body parts using stem cells. The lab is among several around the world working on the futuristic ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (Oct. 13, 2013) An increasing number of antibiotics is proving less effective and developing new drugs is not lucrative for the pharmaceuticals industry. Now there's help from a relatively young scientific ... watch video
Reuters - Business Video Online (June 4, 2014) Saudi Arabia's date industry is under threat, unless an infestation of the red weevil beetle that destroys many valuable palm trees is brought under control. Ciara Sutton reports.
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Reuters - US Online Video (May 14, 2015) More than 12 million trees are estimated to have died in California's drought this year, but the situation is being made even worse by a new pest, the native bark beetle. Mana Rabiee reports.
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Howdini (Oct. 9, 2013) If your immature squash plants are turning brown and rotting on the vine, you may have a pollination issue. Fine Gardening's Danielle Sherry shows Fine Cooking's Sarah Breckenridge how to ensure a ... watch video
Howdini (Oct. 9, 2013) You've waited all season for your tomato harvest, but how do you know the right time to pluck them from the vine? Fine Gardening's Danielle Sherry shows Fine Cooking's Sarah Breckenridge the ... watch video
AP (June 17, 2013) Chris Kreis of Fort Myers, Fla. was out on the water with his dad and a group of friends when they came across a massive whale shark near their boat. The teen jumped in the water, and briefly caught ... watch video
Nov. 27, 2015 Ticks can transmit various diseases to people and animals. Some well-known diseases spread by ticks include tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) and Lyme disease. Researchers are ... read more
Nov. 27, 2015 A microscopic marine alga is thriving in the North Atlantic to an extent that defies scientific predictions, suggesting swift environmental change as a result of increased ... read more
Nov. 23, 2015 Cells communicate with other cells in our bodies by sending and receiving signals. Cancer can occur when these signals are 'dysregulated' and abnormal cells grow out of control, scientists have ... read more
Nov. 23, 2015 Biologists used material from both humans and plants to examine chemical modifications to messenger RNA, or mRNA, finding that the modifications appear to play a significant role in the process by ... read more
Nov. 26, 2015 It could never be found until recently, in a fish tank a few floors below a university microbiology department: one single organism able to perform the complete process of ... read more
Nov. 26, 2015 Explaining the complex structure of tropical forests is one of the great challenges in ecology. An issue of special interest is the distribution of different sizes of trees, ... read more
Nov. 23, 2015 The Persian dwarf snake is wrongly classified as one species, scientists say. New research shows it is composed of six different species, a finding which might be important ... read more
Nov. 25, 2015 What doesn't kill you could cure you. A growing interest in the therapeutic value of animal venom has led data scientists to create the first catalog of known animal toxins ... read more
July 15, 2015 A team of Japanese scientists found and described a new species of scarab beetle from Cambodia. The beetle was named after Venus -- the Roman goddess of beauty and love -- to complement a previously ... read more
July 13, 2011 Researchers have found that a subset of fungus-farming ambrosia beetles may be in the early stages of a global epidemic threatening a number of economically important trees, including avocados, ... read more