Researchers from Australia have discovered that chemical compounds found in the milk of Tasmanian devils are capable of killing some of the most deadly bacterial infections—a surprising finding that could introduce a new class of weapons in the war against superbugs.
The recent discovery of a new form of contagious cancer among Tasmanian devils — the second to afflict the species — suggests we still have a lot to learn about how cancer spreads. It also suggests that transmissible cancer may be more common in nature than previously assumed.
A new Syfy Original movie is about to join the ranks of Sharktopus, Mansquito, and Ice Spiders. Behold the bloody trailer of Tasmanian Devils, starring Winnie Cooper and Apolo Ohno. I KNOW, RIGHT????
Tasmanian devils have a real problem, and it's called devil facial tumor disease — a contagious form of cancer that is decimating populations and threatening the entire species. So, in an effort to save them from complete annihilation, a special "insurance population" of devils will be relocated to the private Maria…