In popular culture, bats are routinely portrayed as vile creatures, the minions of the forces of evil, such as vampires. True to form, bats have made headlines again as potentially deadly animals. Namely, they have been highlighted as the possible host of the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which jumped to humans in China late last year.
Every year studies are carried out on the use that society makes of mobile phones, and the conclusion is always the same: people's mobile phone addiction increases progressively. These studies analyze the how, when and how much of mobile use. In addition, they all agree on one thing: children start to use the mobile earlier each time.
The NGO World Animal Protection, concerned about the terrible conditions in which chickens are raised during their short lives, demands that fast food companies commit to the welfare of these animals. Chickens have lived with us for more than 5,000 years. and they can be curious, busy creatures who love to dig, explore, peck, and dust baths.
While most people wouldn't think of taking a cold shower when they get out of bed in the morning, you can get a lot of health benefits by turning the knob to the right instead of the left. Cold showers help improve your overall mental and physical health by strengthening your willpower and nervous system response.
Have you noticed more insects flying around you when you leave the house? It has an explanation. The rainiest spring we are experiencing and the period of confinement that has interrupted the management of urban green areas have resulted in an exuberant nature in cities with the highest presence of insects, especially pollinators.
A bad hurricane season is the last thing that is needed right now, as tens of millions of people stay home to protect themselves from COVID-19. But the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's annual Atlantic hurricane forecast, released Thursday, shows an abnormally active season in the coming months.