Monkey research coming to end at College of Wooster; animals heading south for retirement
Wooster: Alex, Jake and Gizmo have worked ... s monkey colony. Thompson happened on monkey research by accident. She came to the private Ohio college three decades ago after a stint in corporate research — with humans — and a plan to do research ...
How many arms does an octopus have? Only six - the other two are legs, say scientists
Ask anyone how many arms an octopus has and the usual answer will be eight. But scientists now insist these nautical animals only have six. In a new study they found that the creatures used six of their tentacles as arms and two as legs. Marine experts at ...
How many legs does a kangaroo have? FIVE: Tail is used as extra limb to help the creatures move, claims study
But now researchers have discovered that appearances may be deceiving ... In fact, they perform as much mechanical work with their tails as we do with one of our legs.' The researchers began the study thinking the tail was mainly used like a strut ...
Question Time for David Dimbleby: How many legs does a scorpion have?
Following close inspection, experts agree there appears to be one problem: the tattoo has a mere six legs and pincers instead of the eight it should possess as a member of the related arachnids. The Natural History Museum are among those that remain ...
How many legs do centipedes and millipedes really have? Which creature has the most legs?
C (about 3000 species) is fast moving, carnivorous, flatened, bendy body, 1 pair of legs per segment, comes out in the day, has long antenna and a tail looking like the antenna. Both are found world-wide. Does anyone think I should get out more?