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Painted eyes on cows backsides prevent attack

The predation of livestock by carnivores, and the retaliatory killing of carnivores as a result, is a major global conservation challenge. Such human-wildlife conflicts are a key driver of large carnivore declines and the costs of coexistence are often disproportionately borne by rural communitie...

Ceres an 'ocean world'

Link The dwarf planet Ceres – long believed to be a barren space rock – is an ocean world with reservoirs of sea water beneath its surface, the results of a major exploration mission showed on Monday.

Farmers are painting eyes on cows' backsides - Unexplained Mysteries

Farmers in Africa have found a novel new way of protecting their livestock from opportunistic predators.

Dwarf planet Ceres turns out to be ocean world - Unexplained Mysteries

Scientists have determined that Ceres, like Europa and Enceladus, is home to an ocean of liquid water.

'Terror crocs' had teeth the size of bananas

A new study, revisiting fossil specimens from the enormous crocodylian, Deinosuchus, has confirmed that the beast had teeth the size of bananas, capable of taking down even the very largest of dinosaurs. The research, published in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, also reveals various kinds...