The Taiwanese government, via a new amendment to its Animal Protection Act, will implement hefty fines and jail time for those who will be caught doing the gruesome crime.
How could there be preserved tissue from millions of years ago?
The strongest storm on the Earth in 2016 has hit Taiwan and China. Super Typhoon Meranti, with sustained winds of 185 mph, had barrelled through Taiwan at a record of 18 hours. Right after hitting Taiwan, the super typhoon had wreaked havoc in China.
Deliberations whether a person with asthma should be permitted to dive had been a hot topic worldwide, with some physicians holding contrasting views.
Rare Boto dolphins in the Amazon have adapted to their environment by turning a shade of pink, while the endangered Taiwanese humpback dolphin naturally matures into a light color.
Two new unique species of tree frogs were recently found in broadleaf forests in the island country of Taiwan. Researchers say each is adorned with gemstone-colored eyes.