birds

Hummingbirds exert fine control over body heat

At night, hummingbirds lower their body temperature and metabolism drastically by dropping into an energy-saving state of inactivity called torpor. Scientists from multiple universities now …

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animals

Feeling the heat? Don’t forget to protect your pet, warn vets

As temperatures continue to soar, pet owners are being warned to take extra care of their pets in the record-breaking UK heatwave. Dogs may particularly …

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