native wildlife

18 feet python found in Florida

August 14th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) An 18 feet python, carrying a record 87 eggs, has been captured in Florida.The huge Myanmarese python, weighing about 70 kg, is the biggest ever found ... Read more...

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Daring animals hitchhike to colonise new lands

October 24th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 24 (IANS) Hitchhiking, believed to be the preserve of poets and wanderers, is also an activity undertaken by daring animals to explore and colonise new lands.David Chapple, Bob ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton fighting to overturn law banning ferrets as pets in California

March 20th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Paris Hilton is fighting to get an 80-year-old law - which bans ferrets as pets in California - revoked.The hotel heiress had to give up her two ... Read more...

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Mosquitoes sucking the life out of Galapagos wildlife

June 2nd, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered that some of the mosquitoes on the Galapagos island have developed a taste for reptile blood, thus threatening precious wildlife in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UKs National Trust sets up campaign to make couch potatoes get dirty

February 22nd, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 22 (ANI): Brit National Trust has set up a campaign to encourage TV-stricken kids to play outdoors and ''get dirty''.The trust is set to teach children about native wildlife ... Read more...

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Aussie dictionary Macquarie adds 85 new words and phrases

January 11th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by admin
London, January 11 (ANI): Macquarie, the biggest Aussie dictionary, has added 85 new words and phrases in its latest online edition, and is urging people to vote for the one they think ... Read more...

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