The lunar cycle drives the nightjar’s migration

GPS tracking information exposes that the foraging activity of the European nightjar more than doubles throughout moon-lit nights, and the birds then move at the same time about 10... Read more »

How hibernators could help humans treat illness, conserve energy and get to Mars

NewOrleans (October27, 2018)–Researchers will collect today to talk about the capacity for hibernation and the associated procedure, torpor, to help human health in spaceflight at the American Physiological Society’s... Read more »

Lemurs can smell weakness in each other

IMAGE: Ring- trailed lemurs such as these at the Duke Lemur Center can inform that a fellow lemur is weaker simply by the natural fragrances they leave, scientists report.... Read more »

Dogs with noise sensitivity should be routinely assessed for pain by vets

Pets which reveal worry or stress and anxiety when confronted with loud or abrupt sounds need to be consistently evaluated for discomfort by vets, a brand-new research study has... Read more »