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Orlando Sentinel
Pygmy whale found beached at Port Canaveral is euthanizedFILE PHOTO: Rescuers try and comfort a Pygmy Sperm Whale that beached itself We
Pygmy whale found beached at Port Canaveral is euthanized
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
FILE PHOTO: Rescuers try and comfort a Pygmy Sperm Whale that beached itself Wednesday morning on the beach along the 300 block of north A1A in Delray Beach. According to marine veterinarian Dr. Charles Manire of the the Loggerhead Marine Life... Read more
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NBC Miami
Pygmy Whale Found Beached at Port Canaveral EuthanizedA female pygmy sperm whale found beached on the rocks in central Florida has be
Pygmy Whale Found Beached at Port Canaveral Euthanized
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
A female pygmy sperm whale found beached on the rocks in central Florida has been euthanized. Florida Today reports that biologists had to kill the marine mammal on Monday because deep-diving whales don't survive in captivity. Hubbs-SeaWorld... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Beached whale found in Port Canaveral in 'bad condition'University of Florida veterinarian Craig Pelton said. Officials with the Hubbs
Beached whale found in Port Canaveral in 'bad condition'
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
University of Florida veterinarian Craig Pelton said. Officials with the Hubbs SeaWorld Research Institute said the adult pygmy sperm whale wedged itself into some rocks, making the rescue more difficult than if it had floated onto the shore. "I... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Beached whale euthanized in Port Canaveralwe have the shade there,” said onlooker John Doepp. Biologists from Hubbs-SeaW
Beached whale euthanized in Port Canaveral
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
we have the shade there,” said onlooker John Doepp. Biologists from Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute determined it was a pygmy sperm whale, full grown at about 10-feet long, and likely dying of old age. “It’s in bad condition now because it’s... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
WATCH LIVE: Pygmy sperm whale rescue at Port CanaveralPORT CANAVERAL, Fla. - Authorities are working to rescue a pygmy sperm whale th
WATCH LIVE: Pygmy sperm whale rescue at Port Canaveral
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. - Authorities are working to rescue a pygmy sperm whale that is beached at Port Canaveral, sheriff's officials said. Brevard County sheriff's spokesman Dave Jacobs said the whale is on the north side of the inlet. Sea World,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Expectations in Full Swing Ahead of Monday’s Presidential Debatenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Expectations in Full Swing Ahead of Monday’s Presidential Debate
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as “one of the most... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Plunging into a parliament of owlsand their number were cotton rat (448), plains harvest mouse (279), deer mouse
Plunging into a parliament of owls
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
and their number were cotton rat (448), plains harvest mouse (279), deer mouse (unidentified to species) (178), northern pygmy mouse (120) and Crawford's gray shrew (84). To say the least, the owls were cleaning up on small mammals. Also of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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CNN
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Why the debate expectations game is a farcenominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhet
Why the debate expectations game is a farce
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
nominee Jack Kemp in 1996. The media bought into the idea that Gore was a rhetorical giant and Bush was a oratorical pygmy. The New York Times story previewing the Bush-Gore clash described the sitting vice president as "one of the most... Read more
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chroniclelive
Is it time to give Newcastle United number nine Dwight Gayle a strike partner?main further danger is provided by the wide players Matt Ritchie and Yoan Gouff
Is it time to give Newcastle United number nine Dwight Gayle a strike partner?
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
main further danger is provided by the wide players Matt Ritchie and Yoan Gouffran. On occasions Dwight literally looks a pygmy amongst giants in the way Jermain Defoe does as the loan line leader at Sunderland. Both fine goalscorers but best with... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Live music in New Orleans this week (Sept. 20-26, 2016)most A-sides. At 9 p.m. at Republic. Big HushThu. Sept. 22 | The latest from C
Live music in New Orleans this week (Sept. 20-26, 2016)
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
most A-sides. At 9 p.m. at Republic. Big HushThu. Sept. 22 | The latest from Chris Taylor of punk luminaries pg. 99 and Pygmy Lush is shoegazing Washington D.C. garage punk band Big Hush, who dialed it back to 1991 with a fuzzy 2015 EP, Who's... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard Countyand hayrides. The historic farm house will also be open for the public to tour
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard County
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
and hayrides. The historic farm house will also be open for the public to tour and the HCC's animals, including alpacas, Pygmy goats, chickens, snakes and owls will also be around. "We have something for everyone," Boyd said, of the festival.... Read more
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Daily Mail
All living humans are linked by an ancestor living 200,000 years agofound in South Africa around 131,000 years ago. They last shared a common ance
All living humans are linked by an ancestor living 200,000 years ago
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
found in South Africa around 131,000 years ago. They last shared a common ancestor with the Mbuti, a group of indigenous pygmy tribes in the Congo of west Africa, around 112,000 years ago. Dr Swapan Mallick, bioinformatics systems director in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shortage of hollows for wildlife is evidentthe nation. Native marsupials, such as possums and gliders, need hollows too.
Shortage of hollows for wildlife is evident
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
the nation. Native marsupials, such as possums and gliders, need hollows too. A local marsupial known as the eastern pygmy possum needs them for daytime shelter and nesting. It seems to be scarce, although it could be reliably found at... Read more
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The Courier
Shortage of hollows for wildlife is evidentthe nation. Native marsupials, such as possums and gliders, need hollows too.
Shortage of hollows for wildlife is evident
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
the nation. Native marsupials, such as possums and gliders, need hollows too. A local marsupial known as the eastern pygmy possum needs them for daytime shelter and nesting. It seems to be scarce, although it could be reliably found at... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Fear of clowns? Despite reputation, local clowns aim to bring laughter, joytheorized the fear of clowns may be as old as clowns themselves. Clowns have be
Fear of clowns? Despite reputation, local clowns aim to bring laughter, joy
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
theorized the fear of clowns may be as old as clowns themselves. Clowns have been around since at least 2500 BCE, when Pygmy clowns would perform for Egyptian pharaohs, according to the article. While it makes great fodder for books and... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Two months later: Update on rescued Mississippi whalesEyewitness News has received an update on the two, young, pygmy killer whales f
Two months later: Update on rescued Mississippi whales
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
Eyewitness News has received an update on the two, young, pygmy killer whales found near death a year ago. They were beached in Waveland, Mississippi, hundreds of miles from their deep water habitat. Biologists at the Institute for Marine Mammal... Read more
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redOrbit
Strange mammoth skull raises questions for scientistsin the fossil specimen because it's not large enough to qualify as a Columbian
Strange mammoth skull raises questions for scientists
redOrbit / Posted 8 days ago
in the fossil specimen because it's not large enough to qualify as a Columbian mammoth and not sufficiently small to be a pygmy mammoth. Pygmy mammoths, which stood 4 to 6 feet tall, roamed the island during the Pleistocene era, according to the... Read more
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International Business Times
Mysterious mammoth fossil sheds light on species migration to California's Channel Islandshumans," Wilkins points out. "I have seen a lot of mammoth skulls and this is o
Mysterious mammoth fossil sheds light on species migration to California's Channel Islands
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
humans," Wilkins points out. "I have seen a lot of mammoth skulls and this is one of the best preserved I have ever seen." Pygmy or Columbian? Preliminary analysis of the skull's size and tusks have puzzled the scientists. Indeed, the size of the... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Big Hush, Casual Burn, Killer DaleD.C. punk band squeezes into Hey! Café. Thu. Sept. 22 | The latest from Chris T
Big Hush, Casual Burn, Killer Dale
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. punk band squeezes into Hey! Café. Thu. Sept. 22 | The latest from Chris Taylor of punk luminaries pg. 99 and Pygmy Lush is shoegazing Washington D.C. garage punk band Big Hush, who dialed it back to 1991 with a fuzzy 2015 EP, Who’s... Read more
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PhysOrg
Heatwaves in the ocean—a risk to ecosystems?and fish species migrated from the warm and nutrient-poor water to cooler regio
Heatwaves in the ocean—a risk to ecosystems?
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
and fish species migrated from the warm and nutrient-poor water to cooler regions. By contrast, researchers found pygmy killer whales in the North Pacific for much longer than usual: this tropical whale species is usually observed 2,500... Read more
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Dundas Star News
This little mammoth skull raises some big questionsmigrated to the Channel Islands between the two most recent ice ages. But the
This little mammoth skull raises some big questions
Dundas Star News / Posted 9 days ago
migrated to the Channel Islands between the two most recent ice ages. But the skull is also too large to belong one of the pygmy mammoths that evolved from the Columbians as a result of insular dwarfism — the phenomenon by which island species... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Well-preserved' rare mammoth skull unearthed in Channel Islands puzzles scientistswho died in 2014. The size of the find has left the scientists puzzled because
'Well-preserved' rare mammoth skull unearthed in Channel Islands puzzles scientists
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
who died in 2014. The size of the find has left the scientists puzzled because they can't determine if it's a Columbian or pygmy mammoth, according to the park. It's possible the fossil could be an intermediate-sized or young Columbian mammoth,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sea lion escapes from Coburg circus and waddles through trafficRELATED ARTICLES Italian tourist, 66, is trampled to death by a charging...Sev
Sea lion escapes from Coburg circus and waddles through traffic
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
RELATED ARTICLES Italian tourist, 66, is trampled to death by a charging...Seven endangered pygmy elephants die from starvation and...Two bulls each weighing half a TON are killed instantly as...How Pablo Escobar is still terrorising Colombia 23... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Male pygmy hippo born at Bristol ZooVideo: An adorable baby pygmy hippo has been born at a zoo in Bristol. The l
Male pygmy hippo born at Bristol Zoo
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Video: An adorable baby pygmy hippo has been born at a zoo in Bristol. The little boy is just three weeks old and joins parents Sirana and Nato in Bristol Zoo's Hippo House and is enjoying using the heated... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Rare mammoth fossil found in California national parkin the Channel Islands National Park. But what they found wasn’t what they exp
Rare mammoth fossil found in California national park
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
in the Channel Islands National Park. But what they found wasn’t what they expected. “It doesn’t fit the profile for a pygmy mammoth or their relatives on the mainland,” said Wilkins, a paleontologist from The Mammoth Site in South... Read more
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Daily Mail
Seven pygmy elephants die after being stuck in a mud pool for a weekSeven endangered pygmy elephants have died from starvation and dehydration afte
Seven pygmy elephants die after being stuck in a mud pool for a week
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Seven endangered pygmy elephants have died from starvation and dehydration after being stuck in a pool of mud a week in the jungle. Wildlife rangers were alerted to the distressing scene by passers-by near the town of Tawau, on the island of Borneo,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
6000-signature seabed mining moratorium petitionbe one of only four foraging grounds for the giant blue whale in the southern h
6000-signature seabed mining moratorium petition
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
be one of only four foraging grounds for the giant blue whale in the southern hemisphere outside of Antarctica. In February, researchers released the first-ever drone footage of a Pygmy Blue Whale nursing her calf in the Bight.Event: © Scoop... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Birders and divers find best of both worlds on biodiverse Borneoon to the Kinabatangan River, home to monkeys, elephants and crocodiles. There
Birders and divers find best of both worlds on biodiverse Borneo
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
on to the Kinabatangan River, home to monkeys, elephants and crocodiles. There had been reports of a herd of rare Bornean pygmy elephants, of which there are only about 200 left in the area, moving upriver. On our first day, we got lucky: A group... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Questions arise after excavation of California mammoth skullIsland. But questions about the species of the mammoth have arisen since the e
Questions arise after excavation of California mammoth skull
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Island. But questions about the species of the mammoth have arisen since the excavation. “It doesn’t fit the profile for a pygmy mammoth or their relatives on the mainland,” Wilkins told the Ventura County Star, referring to the Columbian mammoth... Read more
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Irish Examiner
This adorable baby pygmy hippo is exactly what you need to see to start your weekend off rightA baby pygmy hippo has been born at a British zoo. The little boy is just thre
This adorable baby pygmy hippo is exactly what you need to see to start your weekend off right
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
A baby pygmy hippo has been born at a British zoo. The little boy is just three weeks old and honestly? We just can’t cope with how adorable he looks as he joins parents Sirana and Nato in Bristol Zoo’s Hippo House. The hippos remained away from... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Jumbo tragedy was so unnecessary: LeeActivist and animal lover Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said it is heartbreaking and dif
Jumbo tragedy was so unnecessary: Lee
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
Activist and animal lover Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said it is heartbreaking and difficult to accept the death of the seven pygmy elephants in an abandoned quarry pit in Rinikut, Tawau. "The loss of the endangered animals is a huge blow to Sabah's... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
MPOB scheme, projects spell doomensuring newly opened plantations and existing ones are environment friendly.
MPOB scheme, projects spell doom
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
ensuring newly opened plantations and existing ones are environment friendly. Speaking in response to the death of the pygmy elephants near a timber camp in Rinukut, Tawau, who were stuck inside an abandoned quarry pit for over a week, he said:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists find strange mammoth skull that looks unlike any otherof its kind. The skull is not large enough to be identified as a Columbian mam
Scientists find strange mammoth skull that looks unlike any other
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
of its kind. The skull is not large enough to be identified as a Columbian mammoth, yet not small enough to qualify as a pygmy - experts hope the creature's fossilized teeth will reveal its true identity. A well-preserved complete mammoth skull... Read more
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express
Male pygmy hippo calf born at Bristol Zoo is boost for endangered speciesA male pygmy hippo calf was born at Bristol Zoo The little boy is just three-w
Male pygmy hippo calf born at Bristol Zoo is boost for endangered species
express / Posted 12 days ago
A male pygmy hippo calf was born at Bristol Zoo The little boy is just three-weeks-old and joins parents Sirana and Nato in Bristol Zoo's Hippo House and is enjoying using the heated pool. To enable Nato and Sirana time to settle into parenting,... Read more
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The Columbian
Mammoth skull excavation raises questionsIsland. But questions about the species of the mammoth have arisen since the e
Mammoth skull excavation raises questions
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
Island. But questions about the species of the mammoth have arisen since the excavation. “It doesn’t fit the profile for a pygmy mammoth or their relatives on the mainland,” Wilkins said, referring to the Columbian mammoth which roamed the... Read more
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