Read more about the article Amimal Traffickers Hurl Deadly Spiders From Window In Police Raid
Picture shows a spider, undated. PF arrests four people for illegal animal trade in Brazil. (Policia Federal/Newsflash)

Amimal Traffickers Hurl Deadly Spiders From Window In Police Raid

Police in Brazil have to tackle deadly venomous spiders hurled by animal traffickers from a window during a raid. The huge creepy crawlies were flung out of the property during…

Continue ReadingAmimal Traffickers Hurl Deadly Spiders From Window In Police Raid
Read more about the article Moment Woman Is Caught Trying To Smuggle 439 ‘Alien’ Beetles Into China Airport
Customs seize a total of 439 beetles that passengers illegally brought into the country through the Guangzhou Baiyun Airport in China, undated. The beetles seized this time include a total of 11 species. (Customs/AsiaWire)

Moment Woman Is Caught Trying To Smuggle 439 ‘Alien’ Beetles Into China Airport

A female traveller was caught trying to smuggle more than 400 beetles hidden among food packages in her suitcase. The woman, whose identity was not revealed, was arriving at the…

Continue ReadingMoment Woman Is Caught Trying To Smuggle 439 ‘Alien’ Beetles Into China Airport
Read more about the article Roads Closed As Scientists Warn Tower Of Bologna Could Collapse At Any Time
Picture shows Garisenda Tower in Bologna, Italy. It is reportedly at risk of collapsing. (Newsflash)

Roads Closed As Scientists Warn Tower Of Bologna Could Collapse At Any Time

Italy's other leaning tower is at risk of collapse after scientists listening for cracking sounds in the stonework declared it potentially unsafe. Bologna's Garisenda Tower, one of a pair built…

Continue ReadingRoads Closed As Scientists Warn Tower Of Bologna Could Collapse At Any Time
Read more about the article Zoo Keepers Offer Cash Prize For Hour In Tigers’ Den
Photo shows white tigers in Jiangsu Yancheng Wildlife World in Changzhou, Jiangsu province, China, undated. The zoo offered a huge reward for living with the white tigers, which was April's fool. (Jiangsu Yancheng Wildlife World/AsiaWire)

Zoo Keepers Offer Cash Prize For Hour In Tigers’ Den

A zoo in eastern China stunned big cat fans by offering them GBP 11,600 to spend an hour in the den of their ferocious white tigers. A picture of a…

Continue ReadingZoo Keepers Offer Cash Prize For Hour In Tigers’ Den
Read more about the article Honey Can Lower Stroke Risk, Study Shows
Picture shows Tauseef Khan, undated. He is a research associate at Toronto University's Temerty Faculty of Medicine and one of the co-authors of the study entitled "Effect of honey on cardiometabolic risk factors: a systematic review and meta-analysis." (Nema McGlynn/Newsflash)

Honey Can Lower Stroke Risk, Study Shows

Tucking into raw honey can significantly reduce the risk of suffering some of the most common current health issues, scientists in Canada have found. Researchers at Toronto University carried out…

Continue ReadingHoney Can Lower Stroke Risk, Study Shows
Read more about the article Smartwatch Apps Can Detect Irregular Heartbeat
Smartwatch app found to accurately detect atrial fibrillation in a study presented at the American College of Cardiology. (Google Maps/Newsflash)

Smartwatch Apps Can Detect Irregular Heartbeat

People with an irregular heartbeat that puts them at risk of strokes, blood clots and other heart complications are being mostly correctly diagnosed by smartwatches, according to new research. The…

Continue ReadingSmartwatch Apps Can Detect Irregular Heartbeat

End of content

No more pages to load