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Four Baboons Escape Texas Research Lab
Offbeat  (tags: baboons, escape, research, lab, research institute, animals, humans, society )

Lone
- 26 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Four baboons, bred and held in captivity for research, experienced 30 minutes of freedom after they worked together to escape from the Texas Biomedical Research Institute this week.
The Stranger   video
Offbeat  (tags: Gord Downie, Jeff Lemire, Chanie Wenjacks, residential school, escape, The Secret Path, death )

Sheryl
- 212 days ago - youtube.com
Adapted from Gord Downies album and Jeff Lemires graphic novel, The Secret Path chronicles the heartbreaking story of Chanie Wenjacks residential school experience and subsequent death as he escapes and attempts to walk 600 km home to his family.
Bull Escapes New York Slaughterhouse
Offbeat  (tags: Escape, Animal, Slaughterhouse, NY, USA )


- 214 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A bull was seen running wildly through the streets of New York City, injuring a child who was treated in hospital.
The Great Escape Of Inky The Octopus
Offbeat  (tags: Inky, Octopus, New Zealand, Escape, unusual, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 768 days ago - theguardian.com
Staff believe the common New Zealand octopus fled its enclosure when the lid was left ajar and headed to freedom down a pipe that leads to the sea. Inky went home...a great story. Please note, comment, forward.
Owner To Be Charged After Boys Killed By Python
Offbeat  (tags: New Brunswick, python, escape, two boys )

Stephen
- 1199 days ago - news.sky.com
Four-year-old Noah Barthe and his six-year-old brother Connor died from asphyxiation after a python escaped from its enclosure. ~a sad, strange happening.
Xander the Black Cat Escaped a Life as a Laboratory Animal
Offbeat  (tags: Beagle Freedom Program, rescued, Xander, black cat, escape, animal laboratory, goodnews )

Barb
- 1358 days ago - catster.com
His friends at the Beagle Freedom Program helped rescue him from the suffering of animal testing. I've always insisted that Beagles are the cats of the dog world -- so it stands to reason that when a sleek black cat was in need of a rescue plan to
Great Escape for Getaway Goat
Offbeat  (tags: goat, donkey, escape, freedom, cute, video )

Giana
- 1665 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A goat finds an unwitting partner in crime in a nearby donkey as it makes a leap for freedom.
Tiger Zoo Escape Creates Panic Among Tourists, Sightings
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, zoos, escape )

Cher
- 1812 days ago - newsoxy.com
A Royal Bengal tiger at the Nandankanan Zoo made an escape Friday night, creating panic for tourists and staff as another night falls without any sighting of the wild animal.
Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? No, It's A Squid !
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, interesting, wildlife, squid, flying squid, escape, oceanic squid, Japanese researchers, Hokkaido University, picture, Usain Bolt )

Naoko
- 1927 days ago - dawn.com
A species of oceanic squid can fly more than 30 metre through the air at speeds faster than Usain Bolt if it wants to escape predators, Japanese researchers said Friday.
Kea's Escape From a Piggery to a Storybook Farm
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, piglets, escape, rescued )

Cher
- 2064 days ago - all-creatures.org
One December morning, a tiny piglet, born at a piggery where she was slated to be raised for pork, squeezed beneath a gate and escaped into a neighbor's garage.
Gorilla Momentarily Escapes Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, escape, zoos )

Cher
- 2246 days ago - globalanimal.org
Koga, a 400 pound gorilla locked up at the Buffalo Zoo, made a break for it when he noticed that the gate to his "habitat" was left open. In desperation, the gorilla, who has no previous history of aggression, lashed out at a zoo keeper and bit her hand
10 Essential Elements of a Home Fire Escape Plan
Offbeat  (tags: Home, Fire, Escape, Plan, Elements )

Seema
- 2462 days ago - homealarmmonitoring.org
We all know, if we let ourselves think about it, that a fire in our home is possible and can be deadly, but what have we done to prepare for it?
Boo the Grizzly Escapes for Love - Again
Offbeat  (tags: Boo, grizzly bear, escape, mystery, whereabouts, love, wildlife sanctuary )

Simone
- 2538 days ago - calgaryherald.com
Boo the bear has done it again -escaped his enclosure at Kicking Horse resort near Golden, B.C. As was the case in his similarly bold breakout five years ago, resort officials believe the 295-kilogram grizzly's flight has been spurred by lust, even
Traffic Jams Worsened Tsunami Toll
Offbeat  (tags: tsunami, March 11, mega-quake, traffic jams, death toll, swallowed, escape, survivors, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake )

Naoko
- 2575 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Traffic jams that formed after the devastating March 11 mega-quake increased the death toll in the Tohoku region by stranding hundreds of cars that ended up being swallowed up by the tsunami, survivors said Sunday.
The Last Token of a Husband's Love
Offbeat  (tags: love, husband's love, last gift, Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, tsunami, death, babies, escape, tears, White Day )

Naoko
- 2618 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
KESENNUMA, Miyagi - A White Day present she will never forget shines on Eriko Ohara's hand - a delicate ring that would prove to be her last gift from her husband Yoshinari.
 

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