Originally published on Wed December 19, 2012 12:14 pm
Originally published on Thu December 20, 2012 11:27 am
More than 100 chimps retired from medical research are about to get a new home.
Most of the primates who have been living at the New Iberia Research Center will soon make their permanent residence at the Chimp Haven sanctuary, the National Institutes of Health said Wednesday.
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Originally published on Tue December 18, 2012 11:01 am
Before the advent of refrigeration, Russians had a neat trick for keeping their milk from spoiling. They'd drop a live frog in the milk bucket.
The Russians weren't sure how this amphibian dairy treatment worked, but they were convinced it did.
Since then, researchers have discovered that the goo some frogs secrete through their skin has antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Originally published on Tue December 11, 2012 2:34 pm