Dogs Understand Humans Better Than Wolves

Dogs Understand Humans Better Than Wolves

Ever hear the phrase “Dogs are man’s best friend?” A new study published in Current Biology on July 12, 2021, suggests this saying could absolutely be true and due to reasons.  According to the study, researchers found that domesticated pups are more responsive to humans than wolf pups. Researchers believe this could be due to […]

Kissing Is Part of Human Heritage

Kissing Is Part of Human Heritage

The first act of kissing was documented around 3,500 years ago. Sanskrit scriptures depicted kissing-like behavior that influenced various Eastern religions. Both Sumerian and Egyptian poetry speak about kisses. In the book of Genesis — in the Old Testament — there was a reference to Isaac asking his son Jacob to kiss him. Scientists have […]

Western Lowland Gorillas Positive for COVID-19 at San Diego Zoo Safari

Western Lowland Gorillas Positive for COVID-19 at San Diego Zoo Safari

Members of a lowland gorilla troop tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Earlier this month, two of them began coughing. Since California is experiencing the highest daily rate of infections right, the vet decided it prudent to have them tested. In the Jan. 11, […]

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