AP (Mar. 13, 2014) Zookeepers at Sydney's Taronga Zoo finally got a glimpse of the newborn Goodfellow's tree kangaroo on Thursday after nine months of waiting. Local news says it's the first Goodfellow's tree kangaroo ... watch video
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
Rooftop Comedy (Mar. 24, 2015) Two men in Coffin Bay, Australia, had just finished golfing when they came along a kangaroo who was having a very bad day. Somehow, the kangaroo had gotten a watering can stuck on its head! After ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (June 11, 2013) Germany's biotechnology sector grew by close to 11 percent in 2012. Businesswoman Christine Kreiner specialized in this area very early on.
Thirty years ago the chemist concentrated on creating eye ... watch video
Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Dec. 21, 2014) A team of scientists led by Danish chemist Jorn Christensen says they have isolated two chemical compounds within an existing antipsychotic medication that could be used to help a range of failing ... watch video
Reuters - Light News Video Online (May 22, 2015) Residents of a Brisbane suburb in Australia say they are getting used to a new neighbor - a giant kangaroo who recently moved into the area. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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AP (Nov. 14, 2013) Officers near Midland, Texas helped capture a runaway pet kangaroo, after several people called 911 to report seeing the animal hopping along a rural highway. Patrol car video caught some of the slow ... watch video
May 28, 2015 Different people can vary substantially in their genetic susceptibility to viruses, including HIV. Although the biology that underlies this variation in humans is still being uncovered, it seems that ... read more
May 28, 2015 Research on canine behavior shows that gender, age, context and individual recognition can be identified with a high percentage of success through statistical and computational methods of pattern ... read more
May 28, 2015 Scientists are using an unmanned aerial vehicle to take very precise overhead images of migrating gray whale mothers and calves. This research will help scientists understand ... read more
Aug. 4, 2014 A mother who sings to her preterm infant while providing 'kangaroo care,' or holding with direct skin-to-skin contact, may see improvements in both her child's and her own health. The ... read more
June 6, 2013 Researchers have developed a simple and cost-effective DNA test to identify kangaroo species from their droppings which will boost the ability to manage and conserve kangaroo ... read more
Sep. 19, 2012 Kangaroo Mother Care -- a technique in which a breastfed premature infant remains in skin-to-skin contact with the parent's chest rather than being placed in an incubator -- has lasting positive ... read more
Aug. 18, 2011 Kangaroos form an important niche in the tree of life, but until now their DNA had never been sequenced. In a new article, an international consortium of researchers present the first kangaroo genome ... read more