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Were Dinosaurs Warm Blooded?
2013-07-19 10:55:04

Modern reptiles are cold-blooded, and many researchers maintain dinosaurs were as well. However, new research suggests dinosaurs may have been warm-blooded like birds and mammals.

2013-06-25 23:30:58

In consultation with researchers and veterinarians, Signal-Health has compiled a simple, 3-point checklist to help horse owners and trainers identify sweating problems so they may be caught early

2012-12-13 12:21:21

A new study by biologists at Mercyhurst University focuses on the influence of climate change, particularly warmer winters, on the survival and potential fecundity of cold-blooded animals.

Pinocchio Effect Proven Through Thermography
2012-12-04 05:36:28

A breakthrough new study from the University of Granada has confirmed that Geppetto was right when he told Pinocchio that lying affects your nose, he was just wrong about how.

2012-12-03 21:05:28

Extreme heat or cold can cause dangerous and potentially fatal side effects in athletes.

One Lizard Species Adapts Quickly To Climate Change
2012-11-27 12:04:38

The Puerto Rican lizard Anolis cristatellus has adapted to the colder winters of Miami, Florida, and may also be able to tolerate temperature variations caused by climate change.

Hair Plays Important Role In Keeping Elephants Cool
2012-10-11 19:23:21

Our ancestors and other species were pretty hairy. They had to be. Body hair on mammals has long been thought of as an evolutionary requirement for survival in cold climes that prehistoric man and the woolly mammoth inhabited.

Heart Disease Risk Increases With Temperature Extremes
2012-09-19 18:51:23

According to new research, the extreme temperatures, which often accompany unpredictable weather, can also increase the risk of premature cardiovascular disease (CVD) death.

Surprising Tips To Beat The Heat
2012-08-21 14:26:02

As the heat of summer starts to slow down, and the season of orange and red leaves starts to peek its way around the corner, new science shows just how we can be better about beating the heat next year.


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