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#Mammals

From TheJournal.ie The Irish For: Cuddly mammals and furry predators Column

The Irish For: Cuddly mammals and furry predators

The Irish language has many names for different creatures in the wild.

From TheJournal.ie Trinity scientists discover parallel between recovery of sea creature and mammals Limp Fix-it

Trinity scientists discover parallel between recovery of sea creature and mammals

The groundbreaking research has just been published by the Journal of the Royal Society Interface.

From TheJournal.ie "We're trying to keep the rest alive": 100 whales die on New Zealand beach Time Running Out

"We're trying to keep the rest alive": 100 whales die on New Zealand beach

There are fears that another 90 whales will suffer the same fate.

From TheJournal.ie Planning on leaving the house today? You could go for a walk and help Irish wildlife Walkin In A...

Planning on leaving the house today? You could go for a walk and help Irish wildlife

And you can do it directly from your phone…

From TheJournal.ie How will 'unprecedented' levels of oil and gas exploration affect wildlife? Survey

How will 'unprecedented' levels of oil and gas exploration affect wildlife?

The Government has announced a new plan to carry out surveys of areas of potential exploration.

Ukraine’s dolphin army has joined the Russian Navy

The combat dolphin unit is based in Crimea.

From TheJournal.ie Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm Evolution

Female mammals can choose the sex of their offspring by controlling sperm

New research has backed up a theory that females can speed up or slow down ‘male’ and ‘female’ sperm in the reproductive tract to choose the sex.

From TheJournal.ie Why are there mass strandings of sea lions in California? Mammal Rescue

Why are there mass strandings of sea lions in California?

One sea lion pup even turned up seven miles inland at a mobile phone shop.

From TheJournal.ie Cats are on a murderous rampage (in the USA) Watch The Birdie

Cats are on a murderous rampage (in the USA)

Can you guess how many birds and small mammals they kill in one year in the States? Hint: billions.

From TheJournal.ie PICS: Killer whales trapped in sea ice Whales This post contains images

PICS: Killer whales trapped in sea ice

About a dozen whales are trapped in a vast stretch of ice in Quebec’s Far North, surfacing in a small opening for air.

From TheJournal.ie Over 31,000 different species call Ireland home Biodiversity

Over 31,000 different species call Ireland home

The first ever inventory of the country’s biodiversity shows that tens of thousands of different species exist in the country today – but not all of their futures are certain.