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5 hrs ago | USA Today

Weighing and measuring animals at the London Zoo

A red-ruffed Lemur named Cid is weighed on Aug. 21 at the London Zoo in England.

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5 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Photos: London Zoo conducts annual weigh in

AUGUST 21: A 7 week-old 'Philippine crocodile' is weighed at 79g during the annual weight-in ZSL London Zoo on August 21, 2014 in London, England.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Odd Jobs: Parc Safari zoologist

"I spend more time with my elephants than with my girlfriend, my family, my brothers, my mother," he said.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Cryptomundo

A Novel Case of Red Eye-Glow Potentially Relevant to Cryptozoology and the Paranormal

The anomalous phenomenon of red eye-glow is one that has been reported both with tangible, corporeal creatures of cryptozoology and with zooform entities of a seemingly supernatural, paranormal nature .

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Related Topix: Supernatural, Science

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Telegraph

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Cruelty, wrote a poet, has a human heart. In some difficult instances, it could even have a humane heart.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Daily Mail

Inside celebrations and traditions of one of world's most decorative Papua tribes

Wearing colourful tribal clothing and decorations, these are three Papua interior tribes - the Dani, Lani and Yali - celebrating the 25th Baliem Valley Cultural Festival in Indonesia.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Science, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Travel

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Seeing the Merit in Moths

The American Museum of Natural History contains its moth collection in thousands of glass-topped drawers like the one pictured.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Quebec zoo welcomes new baby giraffe

For the first time in 23 years, a giraffe was born at Parc Safari. The newest member of the Hemmingford, Quebec, zoo family is 6-foot-3 and weighs about 100 pounds.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Cryptomundo

Giant Spiders - Monstrous Myth or Terrifying Truth?

Monstrous spiders of gargantuan size are perennially popular subjects in science fiction 'B' movies as well as in classic fantasy novels such as J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit , but could such beasts exist in reality? The current record-holder for the title of world's largest spider is Rosi - a 12-year-old captive ... (more)

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Related Topix: J.R.R. Tolkien, Vocal, Science

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Cryptomundo

The Crowing Crested Cobra - A Cryptozoological Cockatrice?

The legendary basilisk was originally described in Western folklore as resembling a relatively small, unspectacular serpent in basic form.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

ETonline

Find Out Cameron Diaz's Fall Back Career On The Set of 'The Mask' 20 Years Ago

It's hard to believe that The Mask premiered 20 years ago today. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the sssssssssmokin' comedy, ET is taking you back to 1994 when we were on the set with a 31-year-old Jim Carey and a 21-year-old Cameron Diaz in her first movie role ever.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Cameron Diaz, Science, Movies, Entertainment

Cryptomundo

The Deadly Dodu of Cameroon - A Belligerent Grub-Eating Bigfoot?

Veteran cryptozoological explorer Bill Gibbons has searched for a number of notable mystery beasts in the field over the years, such as the Congo's mokele-mbembe and emela-ntouka.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Cryptomundo

Pumapards and Lepumas - Unusual Feline Hybrids of Hagenbeck

Although it can often equal or even exceed the leopard Panthera pardus in overall size, the puma Puma concolor is not a 'big cat' in the strict scientific sense - its throat structure, for example, is quite different from that of true big cats .

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Hot weather brings summer pests

The hot and humid weather outside might be bringing bugs into your home. Many insects and arachnids are active in the summer as they seek food, water and shelter.

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Related Topix: Weather, Entomology, Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Independent

Climate change threatens to make the antarctic fur seal extinct

Steve Connor is the Science Editor of The Independent. He has won many awards for his journalism, including five-times winner of the prestigious British science writers' award; the David Perlman Award of the American Geophysical Union; twice commended as specialist journalist of the year in the UK Press Awards; UK health journalist of the year and ... (more)

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