Marsupial

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Name: Marsupial
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Australian predator fierce but no Tasmanian devil

WASHINGTON – A fox-sized marsupial predator that roamed Australia from about 23 million to 12 million years ago had plenty of bite to go along with its bark. But while it was certainly fierce, it was no Tasmanian devil, Australia’s famously ferocious ... [Published Japan Times - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Little sugar gliders are such sweet pets

They are more commonly seen in the forests of Australia, but these cute little animals are becoming popular pets. Sugar gliders, as they are known, are a nocturnal form of possum, and the unusual pets are owned by Faye Osmund-Smith and her fiance James ... [Published Shropshire Star - 3 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Prominent wildlife biologist concludes

A Tasmanian wildlife biologist has suggested mining in the Tarkine will have minimal impacts on the endangered Tasmanian Devil.Conservationists have been trying to block a number of mining operations from opening up in Tasmania's Tarkine region.The Save ... [Published Efficient Farming - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Royals visit Sydney Easter show

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent their third day in Australia at the famed Sydney Royal Easter Show.The couple, during the second leg of their trip Down Under, toured elaborate displays of produce grouped by Australian regions.They were also ... [Published BBC - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

PHOTOS: William & Kate Tap into Their Animal Instincts

People PetsBy 04/18/2014 at 02:35 PM EDTCatherine, Duchess of Cambridge feeds Fred the ram at the Royal Easter ShowTim Rooke/REX USATheir dog Lupo may be thousands of miles away at home, but Prince William and Kate Middleton have been far from starved ... [Published People Pets - 20 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Auckland Zoo joins bid to save endangered Tasmanian devils

Auckland Zoo is joining international efforts to save the Tasmanian devil which is at risk of being wiped out by a deadly disease.It's hoped the new little devils at Auckland, as well as four already in Wellington and some destined for Christchurch, will ... [Published ONE News - 21 hours ago]
Entities: Auckland, Cancer, Marsupial
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

5 Weirdest Easter Traditions From Around The World

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on StumbleUponsharesIf you stop and think about it, Easter traditions are, well…pretty strange. Firstly, there’s the large, friendly rabbit that delivers treats to children. ... [Published Cheapflights.co.uk - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

San Bernardino's Possum Lady cares for injured, orphaned critters

Longtime San Bernardino resident Janet Chaney plays the flute and is a substitute teacher in the Rialto Unified School District.She has water-wise landscaping in her front yard, solar panels on her roof and believes firmly in conservation, re-use and ... [Published San Bernardino County Sun - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Mama marsupial in Marin pockets nine babies and Safeway’s customer service is out-of-stock

HERO : The folks at WildCare in San Rafael facilitate life-saving miracles for Marin's wild animals that are sick, injured or too young to be on their own. They're now caring for an opossum that was hit by a car. Though the accident left the marsupial ... [Published Pacific Sun - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Life isn't always black and white, my son! Albino kangaroo gives birth to dark joey at German zoo

Alberta, the albino kangaroo is pictured with her adorable dark joeyThe marsupial is one of the star attractions at the Marlow Animal Park in GermanyAlbino kangaroos are a rare sight as they often have a low life expectancy This albino kangaroo has given ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sunshine cheers welcome royal couple in Sydney

(MENAFN - Arab News) Sydney: britain’s prince william and wife kate charmed a welcoming crowd at the sydney opera house on wednesday as they began ... [Published MENAFN - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

$5000 reward to catch kangaroo killer

A kangaroo receives treatment after was shot in the ankle at a Perth golf club. Picture: Department of Parks and Wildlife/Twitter Source: SuppliedAN animal welfare group is offering a reward of up to $5000 for information leading to the conviction of ... [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 17 2014]

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"I had no suspicion they'd be such efficient tick-killing animals" Ostfeld said
"Very low densities of devils in that general areas of the mine site" he said
" They've had a few little vocalisations and screaming at each other but nothing too serious" Mr Murdoch said
"I only found out they wanted him to do this a fortnight ago. The duke and duchess were very impressed with his size and stature and how soft his wool was."

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Australian predator fierce but no Tasmanian devil [Published Japan Times - 1 hour ago]
Little sugar gliders are such sweet pets [Published Shropshire Star - 3 hours ago]
Robert Miller: Opossums -- killers of ticks [Published News-Times - 5 hours ago]
$100k food fine blamed on droppings [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - 5 hours ago]
Prominent wildlife biologist concludes [Published Efficient Farming - 10 hours ago]
PHOTOS: William & Kate Tap into Their Animal In... [Published People Pets - 20 hours ago]
Auckland Zoo joins bid to save endangered Tasma... [Published ONE News - 21 hours ago]
5 Weirdest Easter Traditions From Around The World [Published Cheapflights.co.uk - 23 hours ago]
Devil survival needs shared resolve [Published Tasmania Mercury - Apr 18 2014]
Devil shock in Tarkine [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 18 2014]
Royal tour: William and Kate visit the Royal Ea... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
San Bernardino's Possum Lady cares for injured,... [Published San Bernardino County Sun - Apr 18 2014]
Royals visit Sydney Easter show [Published BBC - Apr 18 2014]
Prince George to get his very own specially mad... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
Mama marsupial in Marin pockets nine babies and... [Published Pacific Sun - Apr 18 2014]
Don't be a bunny, buy a bilby instead [Published Queensland Times - Apr 17 2014]
Life isn't always black and white, my son! Albi... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 17 2014]
PEEC's Earth Day intrigues nature lovers [Published Pocono Record - Apr 17 2014]
Sunshine cheers welcome royal couple in Sydney [Published MENAFN - Apr 17 2014]
Easter 2014: How is it Celebrated Around the Wo... [Published International Business Times UK - Apr 17 2014]
Royals vow return visit to Australia [Published BBC - Apr 17 2014]
$5000 reward to catch kangaroo killer [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Apr 17 2014]
Reward offered for Perth kangaroo killer (AAP) [Published West Australian - Apr 17 2014]
George stars in William-Kate's Australia visit [Published Gulf Daily News - Apr 17 2014]
William praises Australia as Cambridges arrive ... [Published itv.com - Apr 16 2014]
Sydney welcomes Will and Kate [Published Oman Observer - Apr 16 2014]
Kate says William thinks she ‘looks like a bana... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 16 2014]
Weird Easter traditions from around the world [Published Punchline - Apr 16 2014]
George And The Wombat [Published Daily Beast - Apr 16 2014]
VIDEO: Royal joke on baby prince's first word [Published BBC - Apr 16 2014]
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Kate says William thinks she ‘looks like a bana... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 16 2014]
Prince William, Kate, and their baby son George, arrived in sunny Sydney on Wednesday to the cheers of thousands of fans as they kicked off their tour of Australia. The photogenic family landed in Sydney after wrapping up a 10-day trip around New Zealand. ...
11 Animals Whose Sex Lives Will Make You Feel B... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Apr 15 2014]
Penis fencing. Exploding genitals. Excrement showers. Antechinus, a tiny Australian marsupial, breeds so hard in a few weeks that it essentially screws itself to death. The male antechinus has all the sex it will have in its life in the space of two ...
Extinct Carnivorous Marsupial May Have Hunted P... [Published Scientific Blogging - Apr 10 2014]
The reconstruction of an extinct meat-eating marsupial's skull, Nimbacinus dicksoni, suggests that it may have had the ability to hunt vertebrate prey exceeding its own body size, according to results published April 9, 2014, in the open access journal ...
‘Like a demon in a medieval book’: is this how ... [Published EnviroLib - Apr 04 2014]
I’ve been thinking – as one does – about marsupial lions. Of all the species that became extinct after people first arrived in Australia, between 40 and 50,000 years ago, this is the one that intrigues me most. Even more, that is, than the spiny anteater ...
VIDEO: 'Tie me bionic kangaroo down, sport' [Published BBC News Video - Technology - Apr 04 2014]
A German technology firm have developed a digital marsupial, a robotic kangaroo that can leap and land with precision. ...
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Citizen census-takers join Australia's Great Ko... [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Nov 18 2013]
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