Tag Archives: Animals

more than 30 AR animals, list of compatible phones (Updated)

list of animals, compatible phones, and more

Although they were announced nearly a year ago, Google’s AR objects in search didn’t get their proper spotlight until a few weeks ago, when people in lockdown and stuck at home discovered that you can easily bring the wildlife into their living rooms. Tigers, leopards, wolves, snakes, and also a …

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Fears for animal welfare as first Australian state bans horse and dog racing amid coronavirus crisis | Sport

Tasmania has banned horse and greyhound racing “effective immediately” in the latest wave of shutdowns intended to stop the spread of the coronavirus, while the racing industry in other states is quietly trying to make arrangements to house thousands of furloughed racehorses should the ban become national. Tasmanian premier Peter …

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Bored with 3D animals? Google also has skeletons, cars, Santa, the Mars Rover, and other AR objects

Bored with 3D animals? Google also has skeletons, cars, Santa, the Mars Rover, and other AR objects

We’re supposed to stay inside right now, but that shouldn’t stop us from exploring things we’d normally see in museums or shops thanks to 3D models available in Google Search on Android and iOS. We’ve already covered which animals and pets you can lure into your home, but if you …

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list of animals, compatible phones, and more (Updated)

list of animals, compatible phones, and more

Google announced that it was bringing AR objects to search during I/O last year and since then it’s steadily added new animals to the roster, as well as expanding the list of eligible devices. Now that a lot of people, myself included, are in lockdown, bringing a taste of the …

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list of animals, compatible phones, and more

list of animals, compatible phones, and more

Google announced that it was bringing AR objects to search during I/O last year and since then it’s steadily added new animals to the roster, as well as expanding the list of eligible devices. Now that a lot of people, myself included, are in lockdown, bringing a taste of the …

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English-born musher leads Iditarod, world’s most famous sled dog race | Sport

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An English-born musher from Norway running in only his second Iditarod has a commanding lead as mushers enter the final stretch of this year’s sled dog race across Alaska, one of the few US sports not canceled over fears of the new coronavirus. Thomas Waerner was the first musher to …

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These Lab Animals Will Help Fight Coronavirus

These Lab Animals Will Help Fight Coronavirus

Among the many lessons of the coronavirus pandemic is how close humans are to the rest of the animal kingdom. We get diseases from other animals, and then we use more animals to figure out how to stop the diseases. As research ramp up treatments and vaccines, animals are crucial …

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‘We Are Like Animals’: Inside Greece’s Secret Site for Migrants

‘We Are Like Animals’: Inside Greece’s Secret Site for Migrants

POROS, Greece — The Greek government is detaining migrants incommunicado at a secret extrajudicial location before expelling them to Turkey without due process, one of several hard-line measures taken to seal the borders to Europe that experts say violate international law. Several migrants said in interviews that they had been …

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Sports quiz of the week: animals, animosity and a new world record

Who bared his teeth? Who was on the pull? Who fell over? Andy Farrell asked a couple of famous Irishmen to talk to his players before their big match against England in the Six Nations on Sunday. Paul O’Connell, who won 108 caps for Ireland, spent a few days with …

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Hunting, Harvesting Leave Big Animals at Risk of Extinction: Study

News Picture: Hunting, Harvesting Leave Big Animals at Risk of Extinction: Study

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Humankind may be eating hundreds of species of large wild animals into extinction, a new study says. Researchers looked at nearly 300 species of large animals (megafauna) — defined as mammals and fish weighing 220 pounds or more, and amphibians, birds and reptiles …

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