• The Future of Micro Pigs

    The Future of Micro Pigs0

    Different colors and flavors of pig? The Chinese genomics institute BGI (Beijing Genomics Institute) has announced that tiny pigs, created through genetic-editing techniques, are now being sold as pets. The profits generated through revenue will be used to further develop research in this area. Demand for pigs as pets has been growing, especially among the

  • Babies Are Healthier With a Dog at Home

    Babies Are Healthier With a Dog at Home1

    New research published in Pediatrics suggests that children living with a dog are significantly healthier than those living without it. The researchers followed up 397 Finnish children, asking their parents to fill in weekly questionnaires about their health until they were 1 year old. Scientists believe that this is so because dog contact helps the