Cats In Science News

Below are cats in science news from the website ScienceDaily.com. The “cats” in the news stories might be pretty much any type of feline: House cats, big cats (lions, tigers, etc.), extinct cats, or more. ScienceDaily publishes new science stories every day on a wide variety of topics, including animals and cats. You might also like: Cat New Stories.

  • Human antiviral 'GS-441524' shows great promise against infectious disease in cats
    on February 13, 2019 at 3:04 pm

    The emergence of exotic diseases such as Ebola and SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) in people has prompted intensive research into new drug treatments, and this is indirectly bringing benefit to cats. […]

  • New AI toolkit is the 'scientist that never sleeps'
    on February 12, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    Researchers have developed a new AI-driven platform that can analyze how pathogens infect our cells with the precision of a trained biologist. […]

  • Climate change may destroy tiger's home
    on February 11, 2019 at 3:54 pm

    A scientist says the last coastal stronghold of an iconic predator, the endangered Bengal tiger, could be destroyed by climate change and rising sea levels over the next 50 years. […]

  • Road proximity may boost songbird nest success in tropics
    on January 29, 2019 at 1:19 pm

    In the world's temperate regions, proximity to roads usually reduces the reproductive success of birds, thanks to predators that gravitate toward habitat edges. However, the factors affecting bird nest success are much less studied in the tropics -- so does this pattern hold true? New research shows that interactions between roads, nesting birds, and their predators may unfold differently in Southeast Asia. […]

  • Copy cats: When is a bobcat not a bobcat?
    on January 23, 2019 at 3:57 pm

    Biologists, who have publicly solicited images of wild cats for their research, have answered that question. Their recently published study explains how hard it can be when it comes to wildlife classification -- even experts have difficulty agreeing on whether a cat in a picture is a bobcat or a lynx. […]


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