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Male widow spiders evade cannibalism by mating with immature females

Male widow spiders evade cannibalism by mating with immature females

Whenever the “widow” spider is mentioned, people tend to sympathize with the hapless male - best known for its tendency to end up as a post-coital snack

Comment(s)9/21/2016

Wounded caretta carettas receive treatment in Turkey's Çanakkale

Wounded caretta carettas receive treatment in Turkey's Çanakkale

Two injured caretta caretta turtles, which were found in the northwestern province of Çanakkale’s Gökçeada district, have been given feeding tubes under anesthesia, a world first, in an effort to help their rehabilitation

Comment(s)8/2/2016

Stork with GPS shot in Turkey

Stork with GPS shot in Turkey

A white stork, which was freed in Slovakia after a GPS tracker was attached to it, has died in the southern province of Mersin

Comment(s)9/21/2016

Injured baby dolphin ‘seeks help’ from Turkish beachgoers

Injured baby dolphin ‘seeks help’ from Turkish beachgoers

A baby bottlenose dolphin with an injured eye which approached and played with vacationers on a Turkish beach in the country’s western Gallipoli peninsula was most probably seeking help, an expert has suggested

Comment(s)7/7/2016

Love caretta carettas, but from a distance: Academic

Love caretta carettas, but from a distance: Academic

As caretta caretta hatchlings, the struggling young members of the endangered sea turtle species, start to hit the sea on Turkey’s Mediterranean coasts, an expert has warned locals and tourists not to intervene in their habitat and refrain from feeding or touching them

Comment(s)8/22/2016

Bald ibises prevented from migrating

Bald ibises prevented from migrating

The Directorate of Nature Conversation and National Parks has decided not to let endangered northern bald ibises migrate this year since others have not returned from migration

Comment(s)7/5/2016

Turtles reach sea in Turkey’s Marmaris

Turtles reach sea in Turkey’s Marmaris

Loggerhead sea turtles (caretta caretta) that hatched from their nests in the western province of Muğla’s Marmaris district have finally reached the sea in their species’ annual migration, under the inspection of Pamukkale University Biology Department member Associate Professor Eyüp Başkale

Comment(s)8/21/2016

Caracal set free after treatment in Turkey's west

Caracal set free after treatment in Turkey's west

A caracal that was found by two television actresses in the western province of Muğla’s Marmaris district has been set free after three weeks of treatment

Comment(s)6/29/2016

Giant panda produces twins at Vienna Zoo

Giant panda produces twins at Vienna Zoo

The giant panda that gave birth at Vienna's Schoenbrunn Zoo last week was hiding a tiny little secret - an extra cub

Comment(s)8/16/2016

Stray dog delays flights at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport

Stray dog delays flights at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport

A stray dog entered the apron of Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport, causing the delay of several flights on June 27. The planes took off nearly five minutes later than their scheduled time

Comment(s)6/27/2016

Istanbul’s phenomenal cat Tombili dies

Istanbul’s phenomenal cat Tombili dies

Tombili, an Istanbul cat who became a social media phenomenon for a photo of him casually posing on a sidewalk in the city’s Ziverbey neighborhood, died on Aug.1

Comment(s)8/10/2016

World’s first migrant bears in Turkey’s Sarıkamış

World’s first migrant bears in Turkey’s Sarıkamış

The world’s first known migrant bears are in Turkey’s Sarıkamış, research has revealed. The bears migrate to Şavşat at the beginning of spring and return to Sarıkamış for hibernation

Comment(s)6/25/2016

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