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One of the World's Seven Remaining Rare Rhinos Dies
Offbeat  (tags: Northern white rhino, dies, rare, sad news, Kenya, endangered )

Offline
- 2 days ago - itv.com
One of the world's seven remaining northern white rhinos has died in Kenya, bringing the famed African species one step closer to extinction, a wildlife conservancy said.
Basel Zoo Hails 'Rare' Birth of Cheetah Cubs .
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, birth, zoos, cheetahs, rare )

Cher
- 11 days ago - thelocal.ch
Basel Zoo is celebrating the successful arrival of four baby cheetahs born at the zoo in July under an endangered species breeding programme and unveiled to the world on Wednesday.
Man Finds Rare Calico Lobster, Gives It to Aquarium
Offbeat  (tags: animals, design, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, pictures, rare, unusual, wildlife )

Caree
- 81 days ago - news.msn.com
A fisherman has caught a rare lobster that's bright orange with dark blue spots. Josiah Beringer found the calico lobster in a trap on July 23 in the mouth of New Hampshire's Hampton Harbor. He donated the 1.5-pound, 5-year-old male lobster to the Explore
Rare Albino Kangaroo's Incredible Tale of Survival in the Australian Outback
Offbeat  (tags: outback, australia, wildlife, albino kangaroo, rare, survivor, courage )

Simone
- 326 days ago - smh.com.au
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
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, fish, humans, interesting, odd, photos, pictures, rare, unusual, wildlife, world )

Caree
- 370 days ago - news.msn.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: rare, white, giraffe, africa, wildlife, wildanimals, National Geograpic, GoodNews )

BarbCat
- 404 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: clouds, formations, unidentified, bizarre, rare, severe weather, unusual )

Giana
- 453 days ago - grindtv.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: rare, baby, golden, eagle, survivor, pheonix, wildfires, wildlife, happynews, video )

BarbCat
- 832 days ago - aol.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, amur leopards, zoos, breeding, rare )

Cher
- 918 days ago - 3news.co.nz
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)
Offbeat  (tags: tigon, tiger, lion, babies, cubs, China, rare, unique, animals, bizarre, odd, off-beat, interesting, news, pictures, unusual )

Lindsey
- 961 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: humming bird, albino, rare, photos, pictues, bizarre, animals, interesting, off-beat, odd, wildlife, unusual )

Lindsey
- 996 days ago - news.discovery.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: rare, seal, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1003 days ago - news.yahoo.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: snub nosed monkey, monkey, rare, animals, bizarre, unusual, wildlife, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, interesting, goodnews )

Lindsey
- 1006 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: penguin, rare, albino, antartica, animals, bizarre, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1013 days ago - todaytravel.today.msnbc.msn.com
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
Offbeat  (tags: Rare, white, rainbow, lights, up the, North, Pole )

Agnes
- 1043 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
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
 

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