Monday, March 1, 2021

Bhushan Krishnamurthy

A vet med student from India who loves to read and write health-related articles. A human who finds my patients cuter than my clients. Do send me feedback to improve my content.
244 Published Articles

Scientists want Pablo Escobar’s hippos to be killed and here’s why

We all know Pablo Escobar was one of the notorious criminals of all time. The man who lived in the 1980s was responsible for...

A new chameleon species might be the world’s smallest reptile

A chameleon that lives hidden in the jungles of Malagasy forest is so tiny that it can fit in your fingertip. Measuring just 30...

Scientists might have the clue in what’s killing chimps in West Africa

Chimpanzees are our closest evolutionary cousins who are currently inhabiting the continent of Africa. Their population is seeing a huge decline due to various...

Dogs and cats may need their COVID-19 vaccine soon

Our fur babies may need their COVID-19 vaccine in the future in measures to prevent the virus from spilling back to humans. We already...

Critical animal member for earth’s survival will be soon gone forever

Bees are cute little packages that have a vital role in our ecosystem apart from providing us with delicious honey. Their role is so...

Mystery tiny fish can survive deadly piranha bites

Researchers from a Californian biomechanics lab have recently staged two head to head fish challenge, which would have been the most exciting freshwater cage...

How transfer of power occurs among different animal groups?

Animals that live in groups usually possess a leader who leads them through various hurdles, but what happens when the leaders die? How transfer...

Endangered Indian rhinoceros calf born in Poland zoo

An endangered Indian Rhinoceros calf was born last week at Poland's Wroclaw Zoo. The female calf is said to have reportedly been born on...

Shark pups will emerge out from eggs earlier due to the climate crisis

Shark babies, aka Shark pups, are expected to come out earlier and weaker from their eggs due to rising temperatures of the ocean, says...

Bats are preferring some habitats are in great Danger

Bats are become increasingly threatened since 2006 by a deadly disease called white-nose syndrome, a fungal disease that affects only these flying mammals. The...

Platypuses are becoming increasingly threatened, scientists say

Platypuses are one of the most profound, astonishing mammals to been have ever existed. These billed, venomous, and egg-laying mammals are found to be...

Groundbreaking previously unknown population of Whales are found in the Indian Ocean

In a new study published in the Endangered Species Research, it was found a new population of Whale whose sound differs from other species....

New threatening skin disease in dolphins is tied with changing global climate

Scientists at the largest marine mammal hospital in Sausalito, CA, have discovered a novel threatening skin disease that is linked to climate change. This...

First case of COVID-19 in a wild animal

A Mink in Utah becomes the first wild animal in the Globe to contract the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The USDA confirmed the same on Monday....

Extreme climates may threaten Jaguar Population in the future

The Jaguar (Panthera onca) is a big cat belonging to Central and South America, which is at Near Threatened Status. A new study has...

Scientists discover a new species of already endangered primates

Scientists have discovered a new primate species in the Vegetation of Myanmar, and it seems they are already in dwindling numbers. The discovered Popa...

The long-lost hobby of birdwatching and its importance

If you had asked somebody some 30 odd years back what are their hobbies, they would have given an exquisite list which modern Millenials...

The new rise of Sirtfood diet culture

Sirtfood diet has been the talk since the appearance of the slimmed-down Adele in Saturday Night Live. Following this Sirtfood diet has been one...

A high sugar diet may help in intensifying Colitis

An experiment of feeding a high sugar diet in mice has resulted in colitis, which is a type of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Researchers...

The peer pressure of a medical dream in India

If you are either born, studying, or working in India, you pretty much should have come across these two terms echoed all across your...