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  1. 110kg fetus found in dead sperm whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | China Daily

    ... izhou has invited experts to conduct research on the whale examining its physiological structure, molecular biology, zoology and pathology, to provide more scientific data and theory for the protection of the endangered sperm whale.

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  2. Three young boys kick, stone flamingo to death at Czech zooRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    The boys, age 5, 6 and 8, broke into the zoo and scaled a fence to reach the flamingo exhibit. A pink flamingo has died at Jihlava Zoo in the Czech Republic after being attacked by three young boys who broke into the facility.

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  3. Three young boys kick and stone a flamingo to death at Czech zooRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    The flamingo fathered eight children, lived 16 years, and survived a plight that made international headlines: the massive 2002 flooding in the Czech Republic that left the entire lower half of a Prague zoo completely underwater and forced a number of its inhabitants to be put down. The flamingo had been hastily transferred to its most current home, the Jihlava Zoo, located in a small Czech city by the same name, about 80 miles south of Prague.

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  4. The flamingo survived floods, zoos, fatherhood. But not 3 boys who stoned him.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    The flamingo fathered eight children, lived 16 years, and survived a plight that made international headlines: the massive 2002 flooding in the Czech Republic that left the entire lower half of a Prague zoo completely underwater and forced a number of its inhabitants to be put down. The flamingo had been hastily transferred to its most current home, the Jihlava Zoo, located in a small Czech city by the same name, about 80 miles south of Prague.

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  5. Aussie zoologist and TV star talks about his animal-mad lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to compete at the Olympics. But in his late teens he put aside these goals to pursue a science degree majoring in zoology. When time allows - which isn't often - he will jump in a kayak and head out on the water but his fitness routine is usually a ...

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  6. Life-history characteristics of the yakka skink, Egernia rugosa, indicate long-term social structureRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... Biology Unit, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology - https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO16061 Submitted: 16 September 2016 Accepted: 31 January 2017 Published online: 1 March 2017 One lineage of ...

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  7. Zoology Assn inaugurated in Pachaiyappa's CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | News Today

    Chennai: The inauguration of the Zoology Association of the Post-Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, Pachaiyappa's College, Chennai, on Friday, saw a galaxy of zoologists present and participating. Former principal of the college and head of the Department of Zoology, A P Kamalakara Rao, inaugurated the association.

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  8. Scientists identify new primate species, which may already face extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | GlobalNews

    The Angola dwarf galago was observed and studied by an international team of zoologists, led by Magdalena Svensson from Oxford Brookes University in the U.K. This new galago, also known as a bushbaby, is approximately three times larger than other dwarf galagos at 6.2 inches long . "When we first encountered the new species in Kumbira Forest in northwestern Angola, we heard a distinctive 'crescendo' call similar to that of a tiny galago, but upon seeing one, we were struck by its remarkably large size," said Svensson.

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  9. He lives in a zoo with 2000 animals, but Chris Humfrey is no Steve IrwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Canberra Times

    For Australian zoologist Chris Humfrey the comparisons with Steve Irwin are inevitable. Humfrey is, after all, a hyperactive animal enthusiast who takes a childlike delight in showing off Australian animals, both in the wild and at his private zoo.

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  10. Bacterium protects sponge host from arsenic poisoning: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | UPI

    ... the earth today, is home to a very diverse, very crowded number of microorganisms," Micha Ilan, a professor of zoology at Tel Aviv University, said in a news release. "These sedentary animals evolved to contain an in-house arsenal of chemicals and ...

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  11. Habitat selection by two sympatric rodent species in an alpine resortRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... Planning, State Government Victoria, 8 Nicholson Street, East Melbourne, Vic. 3002, Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology - http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/ZO16078 Submitted: 6 November 2016 Accepted: 23 January 2017 Published online: 8 February 2017 ...

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  12. More on LearnRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... examination of student work and discuss its value and implications for teaching practice. Science Trek "Zoology" Zoologists study animals of all shapes and sizes. Zoologists help us understand how animals live and interact with the world. On this ...

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  13. New York zoo livestream of giraffe is pulled for nudityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Daily Mail

    An upstate New York zoo's livestream of a pregnant giraffe abruptly ended after activists complained that the video contained nudity and sexual content. Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, had placed a camera in the April the giraffe's pen as she prepared to give birth to her fourth calf.

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  14. How we discovered the vampire bats that have learned to drink human bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Switched

    ... figure out the bats' prey as her thesis project. Later our team welcomed Rodrigo Torres, from UFPE's Department of Zoology, who works with genetics applied to biodiversity conservation. If all went well, the sequences we obtained would be compared ...

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  15. Whales use nested Russian-doll structure to protect nerve tissue during lunge divesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    VIDEO: Rorqual whales use a Russian-doll-like structure to protect nerve tissue during lunge dives, according to new research by University of British Columbia researchers. view more Fin whales use two neatly packed levels of nested folds to protect the nerves along the floor of their mouth during lunge feeding, according to new research from University of British Columbia zoologists.

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  16. Lamarck, Evolution, and the Inheritance of Acquired CharactersRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2013 | Genetics current issue

    ... 10 of the French Republic (17 May 1802). He made the first in the opening lecture for his course on invertebrate zoology, which met at half past noon. He made the second in a report he gave to his fellow professors later that evening at the Museum's ...

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  17. Minding Animals: Expanding Views of Human-Animal StudiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Psychology Today

    ... above, other experts have come from the 'harder' sciences of animal behaviour and ethology, conservation biology, zoology (and even botany!), as well as marine science, wildlife science and veterinary science. All conference delegates and members of ...

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  18. Whale euthanized after 30 plastic bags clog its stomach: researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Norwegian researchers that put down a whale in distress last month have discovered at least 30 plastic bags inside the marine mammal. An autopsy carried out on Thursday on a beached whale, which was found on the island of Sotra near Bergen last weekend, showed it had 30 plastic bags in its stomach as well as other plastic items.

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  19. In Norway, zoologist find 30 plastic bags in stranded whaleRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Washington Times

    Norwegian zoologists have found about 30 plastic bags and other plastic waste in the stomach of a beaked whale that had beached on a southwestern Norway coast. Terje Lislevand of the Bergen University says the visibly sick, 2-ton goose-beaked whale was euthanized.

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  20. Where the cladocerans came fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... activity of Tatyana Neretina and Nikolai Mugue, Ph.Ds, and the first international workshop on molecular methods in zoology was also conducted there in 2009. Eugenia Bekker, who was at that time a Ph.D. student under the supervision of Alexey Kotov, ...

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