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Rare Albino Kangaroo's Incredible Tale of Survival in the Australian Outback
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- 727 days ago -
Lazing in the middle of a kangaroo mob just a half hour drive from city suburbs is a truly incredible tale of survival, rarely seen in the animal kingdom: an albino kangaroo that has survived beyond its perilous childhood
18-Foot Sea Creature Found Off California Coast
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- 771 days ago -
A marine science instructor snorkeling off the Southern California coast spotted something out of a fantasy novel: the silvery carcass of an 18-foot-long, serpent-like oarfish. Jasmine Santana of the Catalina Island Marine Institute needed more than 15...
Photo in the News: Rare White Giraffe Spotted in Africa
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- 805 days ago -
He had only a ghost of a chance, but after more than a decade of searching, a wildlife researcher has captured proof of a white giraffe. In this photo released September 6, the unusual beast and its companions stroll through a wilderness preserve in the..
Bizarre, Mysterious Clouds Form Over Midwest
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- 854 days ago -
Identified as mammatus, they're somewhat rare and typically associated with severe weather; sightings were over Michigan and Wisconsin.
AOL Video - Rare Baby Golden Eagle Survives Wildfires
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- 1233 days ago -
Wildlife experts in Utah say a baby golden eagle, unable to fly, stayed in its nest during the wildfires and managed to survive. Luckily they had tagged the bird and were able to go back and check on it. They found it charred.....
Rare Amur Leopards Make Their Debut
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- 1319 days ago -
One of the world's most endangered cats has leapt onto the scene for the first time in the San Diego Zoo's history. Three 11-month-old Amur leopards have not stopped jumping, running and playing, except for naps, since they made their debut in recent
Lioness Gives Birth To Tigon Cubs In China (VIDEO)
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- 1362 days ago -
In case you didn't know, tigons are when a lioness and a male tiger mate. Ligers come from male lions and female tigers. Check out these cute tigons born in China. I do wish they had better enclosures...
Stunning Images Of Rare Albino Hummingbird
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- 1397 days ago -
Jan. 27, 2012 -- These shots of an extremely rare albino ruby-throated hummingbird were photographed by two Virginia teenagers and two preteens: Marlin Shank, 16, Shaphan Shank, 14, Darren Shank, 12 and Allen Shank, 9.
Rare Sea Creature Appears On Seattle Womans's Dock
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- 1404 days ago -
A Seattle resident recently got a big surprise when she discovered a strange-looking furry visitor on her property. "She woke up and it was lying on her dock, hanging out and sleeping -- just chilling," said Matthew Cleland.
Snub Nosed Monkeys Caught On Camera
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- 1407 days ago -
A snub-nosed monkey crouches in a mountain jungle in northern Myanmar (Burma) this past spring in one of several pictures of the species released this week. The photos are said to be the first ever of live snub-nosed monkeys.
Rare White Penguin Spotted In Antartica
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- 1414 days ago -
David Stephens, a naturalist aboard Lindblad Expeditions' National Geographic Explorer ship, photographed this rare white Chinstrap penguin on Monday on Antarctica's Aitcho Islands." "This bird was whitish, but not quite an albino.
Rare White Rainbow Lights Up the North Pole
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- 1443 days ago -
This is the amazing moment a white rainbow streaks across the Arctic sky. The rare phenomena, named a fog bow, was spotted by Sam Dobson during a recent expedition to the North Pole. As their ice breaking ship cruised through the chilly waters, Sam
New Zealand: 800 Endangered Snails Freeze to Death in Conservation Mishap
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- 1468 days ago -
Some 800 endangered Powelliphanta giant land snails froze to death in New Zealand while being held in temperature controlled cool rooms under a conservation program.
Rare Two-Headed Snake
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- 1479 days ago -
According to Daniel Parker, a University of Central Florida biologist, two-headed snakes have been documented to live as long as 20 years in captivity. But with two brains giving commands to a single body. Albino milk snakes appear in bright shades of
A Buddish Monk Saves One of the World's Rarest Birds
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- 1509 days ago -
"Rrrrrr, Badgers!" Tashi Zangpo says, cradling the remains of a bird nest in his hands on a mountain slope nearly 14,000 feet above sea level. For weeks, Tashi, a Tibetan Buddhist monk and self-taught conservation biologist, has scoured these mountains.

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