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Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru
# LAND TO OCEAN
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# LAND TO OCEAN

Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru

Apr 5th 2019, 8:12 AM 22,181 Views 28 Comments

Scientists say the creature measured about 13 feet in length and could likely walk and swim.

This 58 foot long whale covered in bite marks has washed up in New York
# Beached
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# Beached

This 58 foot long whale covered in bite marks has washed up in New York

Oct 11th 2014, 3:30 PM 36,680 Views 11 Comments

The large mammal washed up about 77 miles from New York City.

“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]
# Donegal
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# Donegal

“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]

Feb 26th 2014, 2:07 PM 22,699 Views 29 Comments

The one-metre long calf was found by local man Anthony Craig as he was out walking his dog…

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach
# Keel
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# Keel

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach

Dec 27th 2013, 2:39 PM 53,874 Views 45 Comments

The mammal was stranded on Christmas Eve.

Incredible new footage shows age-defying Fungi in flying form
# Kerrygold-en Years
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# Kerrygold-en Years

Incredible new footage shows age-defying Fungi in flying form

Nov 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 16,564 Views 30 Comments

Dingle’s most famous resident is normally a solitary animal, but he’s been splashing about with a couple of old friends for the last few days….

Meet the olinguito: New mammal species wrongly identified for 100 years
# New Species
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# New Species

Meet the olinguito: New mammal species wrongly identified for 100 years

Aug 15th 2013, 4:13 PM 11,061 Views 40 Comments

It is the first New World carnivore to be identified in 35 years.

Lemurs are "the world's most threatened mammal"
# Endangered
# Endangered

Lemurs are "the world's most threatened mammal"

Jul 14th 2012, 6:34 PM 4,291 Views 10 Comments

The destruction of their tropical forest habitat and an upsurge in hunting has been blamed for depleting lemur numbers.

VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race
# Thar She Blows
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# Thar She Blows

VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race

May 30th 2012, 9:03 AM 539 Views 0 Comments

“It’s on the left, ON THE LEFT!”