Earth Unplugged presents our amazing world as you’ve never seen it before. From BBC Earth Productions, it is a fresh look at our planet featuring a kaleidoscope of the wonders and curiosities of nature. Showcasing outstanding videos…from animals doing mind-blowing things on Zoo La La … to stories of survival in Amazing Animal Babies, Earth Unplugged is the place to meet your planet!
If you like amazing animals, beautiful nature, stunning wildlife and the BBC’s fantastic natural history documentaries you will love Earth Unplugged.
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The medical science for genetic manipulation continues to advance in our modern world. Now, science incorporates this technology in a research that would protect humans from HIV or human immunodeficiency virus.
Cats are also afflicted with an equivalent immunodeficiency virus to humans known as FIV or feline immunodefiency virus. With this similarity, scientist opted to do research on cats since the viruses; HIV and FIV are very similar in disease manifestations.
Research was conducted to manipulate the genes of cats to offer resistance to the FIV virus. Genetic modification of cats incorporates two genes inserted to the fertilized egg, the gene that restricts [...]
Another discovery was reported yesterday in the journal Science that there seems to be a planet orbiting tightly around a small star just down the Earth which could be a massive diamond.
Matthew Bailes, a professor at the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia told Reuters that the evolutionary history and amazing density of the planet all comprised of carbon and a massive diamond orbiting a neutron star every two hours in an orbit would fit inside our own sun.
Astronomers are theorizing that this still unknown planet which is only 4,000 light years from the Earth is a relic of a [...]