Sub Categories:/» Homepage/» LIFE/» ANIMALS
Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The Forestry and Water Affairs Ministry has issued warnings to businesses active in 21 areas where sea turtles nest in Turkey, asking them to follow rules when laying out sunbeds and umbrellas and to turn off their lights at night during spawning season.
Scientists in Japan have begun studying the “language” of oysters in an effort to find out what they are saying about their environment.
The Antalya Aquarium, construction on which will start Nov. 29, will become the second largest aquarium in Europe and the fifth largest in the world when it is completed.
As U.S. troops return from Iraq and Afghanistan, many are coming home with mental and emotional damage brought on by war, and not just the human soldiers.
Some 470 people who were injured while slaying animals for the Muslim holy Feast of Sacrifice have been treated by emergency services in hospitals across Istanbul.
Animals may sense chemical changes in groundwater that occur when an earthquake is about to strike, BBC reported on its website.
For Turkish people, the Kurban Bayram holiday is a day to look forward to. This year for the first time, I celebrated bayram with my Turkish family. I went to Ereğli to meet relatives I had never seen before. The welcome was warm, characteristic of Turkish families
Brazilian biologists have found an extremely rare example of an albino dolphin among an endangered species that lives off the southern coast of South America.
Zookeeper Sar Roeun holds a leopard cat kitten during a feeding session in the wildlife rescue center at the Phnom Tamao zoo near Phnom Penh November 2, 2011.
As world leaders held frenzied talks to try to save the crisis-hit eurozone in the south of France earlier this month, the fate of two giant pandas destined for a French zoo hung in the balance.
U.S. President Barack Obama pardoned two turkeys yesterday as part of the country’s traditional Thanksgiving celebrations.
A team of paleontologists Thursday showed reporters skulls of a rat-like mammal that lived when dinosaurs still roamed the earth and was recently discovered in southern Argentina.