Scientists working in the fields of genetic engineering and synthetic biology have been looking for a way to mass produce the proteins that make up spider webs. With the spider goat hybrid they think they have found the answer.
Dogs have been subjects of laboratory research for a long time, sometimes in studies that were harmful to them. But neuroscientist Greg Berns from Emory University doesn't want to harm dogs; he and his fellow researchers just want to see how dogs think.
If you live in a flat or apartment and you're tight for space, sometimes you have to get a little creative with your interior design. You might not be able to afford installing pieces merely for aesthetic purposes only, but you can add a bit of style and let your personality shine through in basic fixtures and furniture. For example, a desk lamp.
NBC has apparently decided to join the booming pet business by scheduling a pet-centered comedy, Animal Practice,
for the Fall. Perhaps the boom in pet spending augers success for
serial pet comedies; it would if the comedians were animals!
A year ago April, Busch Gardens in Tampa received a 6-week old abandoned
male cheetah. Not wanting to raise the cheetah as an 'only child,' the
Gardens adopted a 12- week old female Labrador Retriever from a local
shelter as a companion for the cheetah. This sounds like the oddest of