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MLive.com
Why John Ball Zoo wants to be a foodie destination with new menu itemsof only hot dogs and hamburgers being offered at amusement concession carts. V
Why John Ball Zoo wants to be a foodie destination with new menu items
MLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
of only hot dogs and hamburgers being offered at amusement concession carts. Vegetarians have new options with the tortoise salad, a play off what the zoo's tortoise at actually eats, with its diced apples and leafy greens. There's also a... Read more
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DW
Koala to serve as 'animal oracle' at Euro 2016 |the goalpost assigned to the opposing team apparently meant Germany would win t
Koala to serve as 'animal oracle' at Euro 2016 |
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
the goalpost assigned to the opposing team apparently meant Germany would win their next match. Then there was Momario, a tortoise from Schleswig-Holstein, who had to choose between national flags made of green leafy veggies. Armadillo Taka from... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Homo naledi makes annual list of newly discovered speciesAmong the others is a giant Galapagos tortoise and two fish - a bright red sead
Homo naledi makes annual list of newly discovered species
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Among the others is a giant Galapagos tortoise and two fish - a bright red seadragon and an anglerfish that looks like a creature out of a science fiction thriller. The list of top 10 species is compiled annually by the SUNY College of Environmental... Read more
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asianage
Is Chabahar India’s Great Game changer?commented that India is “now positioned against its strong competitor by invest
Is Chabahar India’s Great Game changer?
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
commented that India is “now positioned against its strong competitor by investing in the port”. India has been a bit of a tortoise in the Asian geopolitical game. But the Chabahar deal suggests that it is very much in the game and tomorrow’s... Read more
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asianage
Is Chabahar India's Great Game changer?commented that India is “now positioned against its strong competitor by invest
Is Chabahar India's Great Game changer?
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
commented that India is “now positioned against its strong competitor by investing in the port”. India has been a bit of a tortoise in the Asian geopolitical game. But the Chabahar deal suggests that it is very much in the game and tomorrow’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chloe Grace Moretz looks gorgeous in a pair of tortoise shell glassesSpecs-tacular! as she heads to the gym in NYC She was dolled up in a chic but
Chloe Grace Moretz looks gorgeous in a pair of tortoise shell glasses
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Specs-tacular! as she heads to the gym in NYC She was dolled up in a chic buttoned-up mini dress the night before. But Chloe Grace Moretz was dressed for comfort as she exited... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Group saves burned tortoise with new 3D printed shellRelated Stories SAO PAULO, Brazil - A badly burned tortoise now has a new leas
Group saves burned tortoise with new 3D printed shell
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 22 hours ago
Related Stories SAO PAULO, Brazil - A badly burned tortoise now has a new lease on life after she was outfitted with a 3D printed shell to replace the one severely damaged in a fire. The animal rescue group the Animal Avengers in Sao Paolo, Brazil... Read more
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The Scientist
New Species Celebratedis the third identified species of this seahorse relative. Rounding out the to
New Species Celebrated
The Scientist / Posted 22 hours ago
is the third identified species of this seahorse relative. Rounding out the top 10 are a new species of giant Galapagos tortoise, Chelonoidis donfaustoi; a carnivorous plant called a giant sundew (Drosera magnifica)—perhaps the first new species... Read more
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IGN
E3 2016: I Am Setsuna Is A Love Letter to the 16-bit Days of RPGsof depicting a dreary world. The enemies don’t look particularly threatening ea
E3 2016: I Am Setsuna Is A Love Letter to the 16-bit Days of RPGs
IGN / Posted yesterday
of depicting a dreary world. The enemies don’t look particularly threatening early on, the mix of penguins and a Primeval Tortoise are simple-looking foes, but few RPGs ever show its darker adversaries in the first hour. The only thing missing... Read more
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Business Wire
Bombard Renewable Energy Chooses Yaskawa – Solectria Solar’s SGI XTM U.S.-Made Utility-Scale Inverterswith the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to design an innovative system that had
Bombard Renewable Energy Chooses Yaskawa – Solectria Solar’s SGI XTM U.S.-Made Utility-Scale Inverters
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to design an innovative system that had the lowest impact on the endangered Desert Tortoise and its sensitive habitat. VEA has a fixed-rate power purchase agreement (PPA) with Nevada Valley Solar Solutions,... Read more
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International Business Times
There's an international sigh of relief as the Far Right fails to win in Austria vote. Van der Bellen's election catch-up in the last month has been nothing sho
There's an international sigh of relief as the Far Right fails to win in Austria
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
vote. Van der Bellen's election catch-up in the last month has been nothing short of meteoric. Van der Bellen has been the tortoise who only just overtook the hare, and he's had an election committee of politicians, actors and musicians behind him... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hungry crocodiles fight over shell-shocked tortoise in dramatic photoscaptured these extraordinary images of the crocodiles playing with their food.
Hungry crocodiles fight over shell-shocked tortoise in dramatic photos
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
captured these extraordinary images of the crocodiles playing with their food. She revealed how the unfortunate leopard tortoise was flung into the air like a football before being swallowed whole, according to Caters News Agency. “I was... Read more
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dna
Meet the top 10 new species discovered in 20162016. The list by the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF)
Meet the top 10 new species discovered in 2016
dna / Posted yesterday
2016. The list by the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) also includes a new kind of giant Galapagos tortoise, which could serve as a poster species for conservation and evolution and two fish, a seadragon in stunning shades... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Turlock Family Searching for Missing Pet Desert Tortoisesearching for what’s not only a family pet but a federally protected animal. Th
Turlock Family Searching for Missing Pet Desert Tortoise
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
searching for what’s not only a family pet but a federally protected animal. The family said their 15-year-old desert tortoise has been missing for days. Richard Melton has searched low and even lower for a missing tortoise named George. He’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lana Del Rey rocks retro shades and signature skinnies on lunch dateouting. Rounding out the Golden Globe nominee's ensemble other than her pair o
Lana Del Rey rocks retro shades and signature skinnies on lunch date
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
outing. Rounding out the Golden Globe nominee's ensemble other than her pair of 1970s-inspired sunglasses was a tortoise shell cuff bracelet. Boho chic! The 30-year-old singer rocked a pair of rose-coloured retro shades and her... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Ugly anglerfish, intriguing ape: The top 10 new species of 2016Institute for Species Exploration named its top 10 new species on Monday, May 2
Ugly anglerfish, intriguing ape: The top 10 new species of 2016
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
Institute for Species Exploration named its top 10 new species on Monday, May 23. The scientists said this newly discovered tortoise "could serve as a poster species for conservation and evolution." There are only about 250 of these guys left, so... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Ugly anglerfish, intriguing ape: The top 10 new species of 2016Here are 2016’s top 10: Giant tortoise (Chelonoidis donfaustoi) Location: Gal
Ugly anglerfish, intriguing ape: The top 10 new species of 2016
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
Here are 2016’s top 10: Giant tortoise (Chelonoidis donfaustoi) Location: Galapagos, Ecuador The giant tortoises of the Galapagos might all look similar, but the ones found in the eastern part of the island are actually a new species. There are... Read more
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express
Top 10 facts turtleToday is World Turtle Day. But as the word “turtle” in the USA includes tortois
Top 10 facts turtle
express / Posted yesterday
Today is World Turtle Day. But as the word “turtle” in the USA includes tortoises, while in Britain it is only aquatic tortoises, we have decided to tell you some facts about tortoises and turtles in general. 1. In Britain “turtle” is generally used... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Growth And New Pricing At The Chattanooga ZooAlliance, the Western North Carolina Nature Center, Fort Worth Zoo, and the SSP
Growth And New Pricing At The Chattanooga Zoo
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Alliance, the Western North Carolina Nature Center, Fort Worth Zoo, and the SSP, the Zoo acquired two female Forsten’s Tortoises, one spotted turtle, and four spider tortoises. All chelonian animals acquired are at endangered status and allow... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
World Turtle Daynew “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie will be out in theaters on June 3rd. S
World Turtle Day
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
new “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie will be out in theaters on June 3rd. So we invited The Colorado Reptile Company on to celebrate the movie’s release and ! They brought along a 100 pound tortoise named Mack. Che... Read more
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ABC News
Tortoise Burned in Fire Gets Custom 3-D-Printed ShellA tortoise has a second chance in life after a team of designers in Brazil cust
Tortoise Burned in Fire Gets Custom 3-D-Printed Shell
ABC News / Posted yesterday
A tortoise has a second chance in life after a team of designers in Brazil custom-made a shell for the reptile, which was badly burned in a fire. The Animal Avengers, the animal rescue group that saved the tortoise, consists of a 3-D designer... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Tortoise burned in fire gets custom 3D printed shellABC NEWS -- A tortoise has a second chance in life after a team of designers in
Tortoise burned in fire gets custom 3D printed shell
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
ABC NEWS -- A tortoise has a second chance in life after a team of designers in Brazil custom-made a 3D shell for the reptile, who was badly burned in a fire. The Animal Avengers, the animal rescue group that saved the tortoise, consists of a 3D... Read more
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Mashable
Giant, tiny and scary: The top 10 species of 2016roster of discoveries, so let's get right to the school's choices, in no specif
Giant, tiny and scary: The top 10 species of 2016
Mashable / Posted yesterday
roster of discoveries, so let's get right to the school's choices, in no specifically ranked order. Eastern Santa Cruz tortoise (Chelonoidis donfaustoi). First up is this gentle giant above, a new species of Galapagos tortoise, Chelonoidis... Read more
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ABC News
Tortoise Burned in Fire Gets Custom 3D Printed ShellA tortoise in Brazil has a second chance in life after a team of designers in B
Tortoise Burned in Fire Gets Custom 3D Printed Shell
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
A tortoise in Brazil has a second chance in life after a team of designers in Brazil custom-made a 3D shell for the reptile, who was badly burned in a fire. The Animal Avengers, the animal rescue group that saved the tortoise, consists of a 3D... Read more
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DW
A big cheer for turtles! |Tortoise on the high seas This is "Timothy the Tortoise," a tortoise with a wi
A big cheer for turtles! |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Tortoise on the high seas This is "Timothy the Tortoise," a tortoise with a wild life. Timothy was born in around 1844. In 1854, Captain John Courtenay Everard found Timothy on a Portuguese pirate's ship. After that, she was carried as a mascot on... Read more
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DW
World Turtle Day 2016: A big cheer for an endangered species |Tortoise on the high seas This is "Timothy the Tortoise," a tortoise with a wi
World Turtle Day 2016: A big cheer for an endangered species |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Tortoise on the high seas This is "Timothy the Tortoise," a tortoise with a wild life. Timothy was born in around 1844. In 1854, Captain John Courtenay Everard found Timothy on a Portuguese pirate's ship. After that, she was carried as a mascot on... Read more
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PhysOrg
ESF lists top 10 new species for 2016The new species was named in honor of a park ranger known as "Don Fausto," who
ESF lists top 10 new species for 2016
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
The new species was named in honor of a park ranger known as "Don Fausto," who worked 43 years to conserve the giant tortoises of Galapagos. Credit: Washington Tapia A hominin in the same genus as humans and an ape nicknamed "Laia" that might provide... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Famous actors lend their voices to new Peter Rabbit musicalBetween them they will be playing everything from Beatrix Potter to Mr McGregor
Famous actors lend their voices to new Peter Rabbit musical
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Between them they will be playing everything from Beatrix Potter to Mr McGregor, Mr Todd, Tommy Brock, Lucie and Ptolemy Tortoise. The composer is Steven Edis, who was introduced and recommended to the team by the late Victoria Wood, who was a... Read more
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examiner.com
Top 10 new species named for 2016years ago. Drosera magnifica, the largest known carnivorous sundew plant, was
Top 10 new species named for 2016
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
years ago. Drosera magnifica, the largest known carnivorous sundew plant, was found through photos on Facebook. A giant tortoise from Galapagos, Ecuador that Darwin never saw was named Chelonoidis donfaustoi. Lasiognathus dinema from the Gulf of... Read more
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Morningstar
Retirement Bucket Basics: A Q&A With Morningstar's Christine BenzThis is especially important when you actively manage a portion of your equity
Retirement Bucket Basics: A Q&A With Morningstar's Christine Benz
Morningstar / Posted 2 days ago
This is especially important when you actively manage a portion of your equity allocation; there's no point in the tortoise and hare beating the S&P 500 if our subscribers are going to panic and sell in a bear market. How can the bucket... Read more
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metro
25 reasons to love turtles for World Turtle Day 2016spotted turtles and Chinese box turtles! #geoclemyshamiltonii #geoclemys #hamil
25 reasons to love turtles for World Turtle Day 2016
metro / Posted 2 days ago
spotted turtles and Chinese box turtles! #geoclemyshamiltonii #geoclemys #hamiltonii #turtle #turtles #turtlesofinstagram #tortoise #tortoises #petsofinstagram #reptilesofinstagram #hongkong #japan #pets #exotic #exotics #indianspottedturtle #cute... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Charged Over Smuggled Tortoisesarraigned before the Anti-Corruption Court and charged in connection of attempt
Two Charged Over Smuggled Tortoises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
arraigned before the Anti-Corruption Court and charged in connection of attempting to smuggle out of the country, 153 tortoises despite not having a licence to do so from the Wildlife Authority (UWA). Mr Abdu Kyabalongo, a wild life... Read more
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International Business Times
Top 10 new species of 2016: Ugly anglerfish, giant tortoise and early human make annual list The Top 10 New Species of 2016 have been announced by scientists, with a giant
Top 10 new species of 2016: Ugly anglerfish, giant tortoise and early human make annual list
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Top 10 New Species of 2016 have been announced by scientists, with a giant Galapagos tortoise, a very ugly anglerfish and an early human all chosen as being some of the best discoveries of the last year. Researchers at the SUNY College of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York state college lists top 10 new species for 2016of New York's College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse. It als
New York state college lists top 10 new species for 2016
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
of New York's College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse. It also includes a new kind of giant Galapagos tortoise, an anglerfish, a tiny isopod that builds its own mud shelters, a beetle and a carnivorous sundew that was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harvard unveils 3D-printing pen that can create objects in midairthe ink, enabling the user to create an object by moving the pen in the air. R
Harvard unveils 3D-printing pen that can create objects in midair
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the ink, enabling the user to create an object by moving the pen in the air. RELATED ARTICLES Fancy a shell-fie? Tortoise receives first ever custom-made...Need a hand? The mind controlled robot fingers you can strap... Share this... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Uniquely Utah: Bringing home an endangered speciesUTAH --When Desert Tortoises are disturbed by development or removed from their
Uniquely Utah: Bringing home an endangered species
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
UTAH --When Desert Tortoises are disturbed by development or removed from their native habitat, it is often necessary to keep them in captivity rather than return them to the wild. This creates a rare opportunity for people in Utah to acquire a pet... Read more
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Daily Mail
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom keep a low profile at Miami airportto great lengths to keep their romance under wraps Orlando, 39, looked hunky a
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom keep a low profile at Miami airport
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
to great lengths to keep their romance under wraps Orlando, 39, looked hunky as ever in a black leather baseball cap and tortoise shell shades. He opted for a rocker chic look in black trousers with white tee and graphic yellow zip-up... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
New Yorkers meet therapy reading dogs, friendly tortoise In this week's animal news, a pet tortoise goes on a stroll through Central P
New Yorkers meet therapy reading dogs, friendly tortoise
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
In this week's animal news, a pet tortoise goes on a stroll through Central Park and non-judgemental dogs encourage young children to keep reading. Jillian Kitchener reports. (SOUNDBITE)... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dalton teen shares passion for wild animals with educational videos produced for YouTubeCole Shirk likes to call Aldabra tortoises “dog lawn mowers.” At Clyde Peeling
Dalton teen shares passion for wild animals with educational videos produced for YouTube
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Cole Shirk likes to call Aldabra tortoises “dog lawn mowers.” At Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland in Allenwood, Pa., Al, a member of one of the world’s largest tortoise species, doesn’t seem to mind the nickname as he enjoys a good neck scratch while he... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribuneteen shares passion for wild animals with educational videos produced for YouT
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
teen shares passion for wild animals with educational videos produced for YouTube Cole Shirk likes to call Aldabra tortoises “dog lawn mowers.” At Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland in Allenwood, Pa., Al, a member of one of the world’s largest... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seeking tranquility in southwest Turkeyexercise of the day, in 28-degree heat, treading on wild thyme and sage all the
Seeking tranquility in southwest Turkey
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
exercise of the day, in 28-degree heat, treading on wild thyme and sage all the way, and occasionally stepping over a wild tortoise or two. With most guests taking a shuttle bus up and down, we felt smug and entitled to enjoy three marvellous... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Man-eating crocodiles surface in Florida swampsnew record for males caught in the wild in Florida. Using radio trackers, scien
Man-eating crocodiles surface in Florida swamps
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
new record for males caught in the wild in Florida. Using radio trackers, scientists found the snakes like to occupy gopher tortoise burrows, and found six males and a female squeezed into a “mating ball”. They are so numerous they have become one... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
I do, I do: Record store workers created their own tune of loveloves people and animals. There’s not a person he meets that he doesn’t like.”
I do, I do: Record store workers created their own tune of love
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
loves people and animals. There’s not a person he meets that he doesn’t like.” They planned a beach wedding on Nov. 7 on Tortoise Island in Satellite Beach, but a storm forced the 100 guests inside the clubhouse. A friend with a beautiful voice... Read more
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Daily Mail
New $125 vodka is made with San Francisco FOGTime.com reported. Hangar 1 says that the profits are going to water conservat
New $125 vodka is made with San Francisco FOG
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Time.com reported. Hangar 1 says that the profits are going to water conservation. RELATED ARTICLES Fancy a shell-fie? Tortoise receives first ever custom-made...Inside the South Korean lab where owners can have their DEAD... Share this... Read more
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CNET
Insects like you've never seen them before (together into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beaut
Insects like you've never seen them before (
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
together into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beautiful insect images made from 8,000 photos A Tortoise Beetle. Can't make it to the exhibit? It's possible to zoom in on the images online for more detail. Related... Read more
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CNET
Insects like you've never seen them beforetogether into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beaut
Insects like you've never seen them before
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
together into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beautiful insect images made from 8,000 photos A Tortoise Beetle. Can't make it to the exhibit? It's possible to zoom in on the images online for more detail. Related... Read more
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CNET
Insects like you've never seen them beforetogether into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beaut
Insects like you've never seen them before
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
together into one final image of a complete bug. Related ArticleBizarre, beautiful insect images made from 8,000 photos A Tortoise Beetle. Can't make it to the exhibit? It's possible to zoom in on the images online for more detail. Related... Read more
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Daily Mail
Turtle is given 3D prosthetic shellFancy a shell-fie? Tortoise receives first ever custom-made 3D prosthetic cover
Turtle is given 3D prosthetic shell
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Fancy a shell-fie? Tortoise receives first ever custom-made 3D prosthetic covering to replace its armour after it was burnt off in a bush fire Freddy the tortoise was found fighting for his life after a fire in Brazil Expert vets in Sao Paulo built... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Official: Armed person shot by Secret Service officerBay tavern left one man wounded and two others under arrest early Friday mornin
Official: Armed person shot by Secret Service officer
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Bay tavern left one man wounded and two others under arrest early Friday morning. For Zoo Day Friday, Zeta the leopard tortoise visited the CBS News8 studios. For Zoo Day Friday, Zeta the leopard tortoise visited the CBS News8 studios. CBS 8... Read more
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