Zoology News

Mumbai University releases Zoology textbook based on student feedback

Emphasis was given on information about the ecology prevalent in and around the colleges.

UGC bans dissection at UG, PG levels

Colleges have also been instructed to include a chapter on “animal ethics”.


Ants are an important part of ecosystem,says expert

For the past 15 years,Dr Himender Bharti has been working on ant systematics and has discovered 70 new species of ants from India,including the red list species from the Himalayas. Dr Bharti is a professor in the department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences at Punjabi University,Patiala. He believes that improved understanding of ants – how […]

In heart of city,BMCC a ‘biodiversity hotspot’

BMCC principal Rawal said the biodiversity audit was part of the college’s initiative to achieve the ‘green’ and ‘eco-friendly’ status.

Weekend science films a hit in rural France

Lorraine,a small province in northeastern France with four administrative zones and a population of over two million,has been aggressively trying to bridge the gap between scientific research and common man to take science to the grassroots

No modesty please!

Everyone knows that male birds are usually the ones with pretty colours,and that dull-looking females look for flashy mates


Poll Vault on the Right Note

Panjab University is humming some new songs these days,and the volume is increasing as the crucial PUSCU elections draw near.

PU counselling schedule

The departmental entrance test for admission to the first year of Master in Public Health course will be held on July 11,2011 at 10 am in the Zoology department auditorium,Panjab University.

Post Graduate Government College,Sector 11

The Post Graduate Government College,Sector 11 was established in 1953. It was shifted to its present campus in 1960.

Laboratories of life

As a veterinarian,I am deeply troubled that millions of rats,frogs,rabbits and other animals are killed for dissection in colleges every year.

Zoology Videos

NYT ScienceTake: What ducks hear underwater

Scientists from the University of Delaware have created a hearing test for ducks. This is an important step. Watch here what they found.