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Your Dog is Super Jealous of Other Dogs, Study Finds

WASHINGTON, (AFP) - Dogs show jealousy when their owners spend time with what appears to be another dog, suggesting that the emotion may have survivalist roots, US researchers said Wednesday.

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By AFP News    Jul 25, 2014 at 11:09AM
 

Elephants Sense of Smell 'Superior' to Dogs

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 (AFP) - Elephants possess a sense of smell that is likely the strongest ever identified in a single species, according to a study by Japanese scientists out Tuesday.

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By AFP News    Jul 22, 2014 at 05:13PM
 

New York Sells Out Adult Sleepover Under Blue Whale

 NEW YORK, (AFP) - Ever dreamt of kipping down under a blue whale? For grown-ups equipped with a sleeping bag and toothbrush, the American Museum of Natural History is hosting its first adult-only sleepover.

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By AFP News    Jul 22, 2014 at 05:10PM
 

'Bee-harming' Pesticides Also Hit Bird Populations

PARIS, (AFP) - Already suspected of killing bees, so-called "neonic" pesticides also affect bird populations, possibly by eliminating the insects they feed upon, a Dutch study said on Wednesday.

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By AFP News    Jul 22, 2014 at 05:05PM
 

Senior Dogs Find Refuge in Japanese Nursing Home

TOKYO, (AFP) - A new Japanese nursing home has everything seniors could want, from a hair salon and 24-hour medical care to comfy beds and a swimming pool to keep those legs in shape -- all four of them.

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By AFP News    Jul 07, 2014 at 04:25PM
 

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