SpaceX-Launched 'Mighty Mice' Stay Swole After Month in OrbitBulked-up, mutant “mighty mice” held onto their muscle during a monthlong stay at the International Space Station, returning to Earth with ripped bodybuilder physiques, scientists reported Monday.
Conservationists At Odds Over Federal Plan To Poison Invasive Mice On Farallones IslandsA plan by federal wildlife officials to drop poison pellets on the Farallones Island to kill invasive mice has pitted conservation groups against each other.
Feds Seek To Dump Rodent Poison On Farallones To Kill Mice, Help BirdsThe rodents were introduced to the island nearly 200 years ago and have since "led to long-term ecological damage," according to a report.
Plan To Drop Poison On Farallon Islands To Eradicate Mice Draws CriticismThe US Fish and Wildlife Department is floating a controversial plan to dump one and a half tons of poison pellets on the Farallon Islands National Wildlife Refuge to get rid of an infestation of mice.
Students Say UC Berkeley's All-Female Dorm Is Infested With Mice, BedbugsStern Hall is the campus's only all-female dormitory and residents say there is rarely hot water, washing machines are broken, and the rooms are infested with mice and bed bugs.
Zika Virus Found To Shrink Mice Testes; Raises Concern About MenZika virus ravages the testes of male mice, sharply reducing sperm counts and fertility, says a study that raises a new specter about its threat to people.
Benicia Popcorn Factory Shut Down For Weeks Over Mice InfestationA Bay Area popcorn factory had to shut down due to a mouse infestation that may be caused by recent El Nino storms.
Cheers! Study Says Red Wine May Help Burn FatRaise a toast to your waistline. A new study finds a certain chemical consumed when you drink a glass of red wine is not only good for your health, it can help overweight people burn fat.
Researchers Hope New Drug That Stops Cancer Spread In Mice Leads To One That Works On HumansIt's called P-3Fax-Neu5Ac, and while it is a long way from commercial use, "it's promising."
UC Davis Researchers Erase Specific Memories In Mice Using Pulses Of LightResearchers at UC Davis are learning how to use lasers to erase specific memories in mice.
Stanford, UCSF Researchers Use 'Vampire Mice' To Show Newer Blood Can RejuvenateBay Area researchers have found it’s possible the much-sought-after fountain of youth could be running with blood, and they’ve used ‘vampire mice’ to prove their theories.
Bay Area Landlord Accused Of Not Providing Heat, Ignoring MiceViviann Green was feeling grateful to get a small apartment for $2,300 a month. But right away she started noticing the problems, such as no heat and no hot water. But the worst problem was mice.
BART Station Inspection Reports Find 'Rats, Rats, Rats'A San Francisco Weekly review of Bay Area Rapid Transit station agent maintenance reports reveals a persistent rat problem as some stations.
1,700 Yosemite Visitors May Have Been Exposed To Deadly Rodent VirusYosemite officials told 1,700 past visitors on Tuesday they may have been exposed to a rodent-borne disease already blamed for the deaths of two people who stayed at the park.