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Tag Archive: Animals

Feb 03 2013

Some animals are altruistic. Some plants are altruistic too.

Researchers from the University of Colorado-Boulder have found evidence that suggests some plants are altruistic or unselfish or selfless too. UC-Boulder researchers examined corn, in which each fertilized seed contained an embryo and a matching piece of tissue known as endosperm that nourishes the embryo as the seed grows. They compared the growth and behavior …

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Jun 29 2012

Beauté Animale

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I saw an exhibition on animal’s beauty at Grand Palais in Paris today. I like the exhibition. I really do. The people behind the exhibition say, ‘there is still a close link between art and science, between our desire to know about animals and our fascination for their beauty’. It is true that paintings, drawings, …

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