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7 New Brilliantly-Colored Peacock Spiders Discovered
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, spiders, discovery, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 173 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Discoveries of the seven new species from the southern coast of Western and South Australia boost the total number of known peacock spiders to 48, researchers say.
MEET TITANOSAUR, ONE OF THE WORLDâEUR(TM)S LARGEST DINOSAURS
Animals  (tags: dinosaur, largest, discovery, VIDEO included )

Beryl
- 320 days ago - discovery.com
Titanosaur, the newest dinosaur on display at the American Museum of Natural History, is so large that it doesn't even fit into the museum's exhibit space.
Researchers Find Chimpanzee Family Caring for Disabled Infant Chimp
Animals  (tags: wildlife, chimpanzees, disabled, care, discovery )

Naoko
- 391 days ago - mainichi.jp
Japanese researchers, in a world first, discovered a wild infant chimpanzee with a congenital disorder, and confirmed that its mother and older sister provided special care for it, they have announced.
Flying Squirrel, Rainbow Lizard Among 367 New Species Found in Mekong
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, discovery, new species, 367, 2012-2013 )

Giana
- 913 days ago - news.discovery.com
The Greater Mekong region of Southeast Asia, through which the Mekong River flows, has yielded an extraordinary 367 new species in 2012 and 2013 alone, according to a new report published by World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
St. Patrick's Day: "Green" Animals That Recycle
Animals  (tags: animals, recycle, environment, discovery, performance, interesting )

Dee
- 995 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
St. Patrick's Day is almost here, a holiday famous for parades, parties, and everything turning so green that it's like looking at the world through night-vision goggles. So here are five of nature's greenest animals..
Four New Sea Creature Species Found
Animals  (tags: wildlife, good news, discovery, 4 new species, sea creatures, Scotland )

Giana
- 1072 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Scientists have hailed the "incredible" discovery of four new species of sea creature in deep ocean waters off the coast of Scotland.
New Species of Wild Cat Identified in Brazil
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, discovery, Wild Cat, GoodNews )

Dee
- 1103 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A new species of wild cat has been identified in South America by using molecular markers, researchers claim. By comparing DNA sequences, the team revealed that two populations of tigrina in Brazil do not interbreed and are evolutionarily distinct.
Extinct 'Godzilla' Platypus Found in Australia
Animals  (tags: platypus, Australia, extinct species, scientist, discovery, monster, interesting, wildlife )

Giana
- 1125 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
A giant extinct species of the platypus with powerful teeth has been discovered in Australia, with a scientist on Tuesday describing the duck-billed water animal as a "Godzilla" like monster.
Research Suggests Big Cats May Roam the Wild
Animals  (tags: wildlife, habitat, discovery, big cats, Great Britain, scientific evidence, interesting )

Giana
- 1127 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Scientific research provides tantalising evidence as to the existence of big cats stalking the British countryside.
Baby Olinguito Found in Colombia
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, discovery, baby Olinguito, Colombia, cute )

Giana
- 1131 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
If you thought the olinguito, the mammal species discovered in August and described as a "cross between a teddy bear and house cat," couldn't get any cuter, you haven't seen the critter as a baby.
Prehistoric Crocs 'Ran Like Dogs'
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, prehistoric, discovery, ran, like dogs, research, interesting )

Giana
- 1181 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Prehistoric crocodiles survived a dinosaur-dominated world by running around like dogs, new research has found.
Sub Expedition Finds Invasive Lionfish in Deep Water - Video
Animals  (tags: invasive fish, lionfish, deep water, Fort Lauderdale, scientists, discovery, dangerous )

Giana
- 1251 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
Aboard the submersible Antipodes, cruising 250 feet beneath the surface off Fort Lauderdale, scientists peered through violet water and saw exactly what they hoped not to see.
Watery Gecko Grip Could Lead to Stickier Tape
Animals  (tags: geckos, science, research, discovery, adhesive tape )

Giana
- 1342 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Scientists have long known that geckos can scurry up walls, Spider-Man style. But less well understood is how these reptiles cling to wet surfaces, which are common in their rainy tropical habitats.
Photos: Bizarre Eels and Fish Found Off New Zealand
Animals  (tags: fish, eels, discovery, New Zealand, habitat, conservation )

Giana
- 1394 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
In a recent voyage to one of the deepest parts of the Pacific Ocean, scientists have turned up something fishy: Numerous rare species of fish, as well as some new to science--including the oddly named eelpout.
New Species Photos: Giant Millipede, Horned Frog Among Borneo Finds
Animals  (tags: asia, discovery, study, science, environment, habitat, animals, wildlife )

Kevin
- 1518 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Borneo horned frog was among thousands of species recorded during a recent biodiversity survey of Mount Kinabalu in northern Borneo
 

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