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14028 180302  Secret Penguin Kingdom Found Thanks To Images From Space - YouTube  03/02/2018

13781 180104-0105  South Florida iguanas are falling out of trees because it's so cold. Please don't pick them up. - The Washington Post
Wildlife  |  Florida  |  Iguanas


13687 171215   2 rare sea lion attacks shut down cove in San Francisco Bay  Yahoo
San Francisco's Sea Lions at Pier 39 (in HD) - YouTube
Wildlife  |  California 

13537 171112   47 Mesmerizing Photos of Animals in the Wild  National Geographic  08/29/2017

13298 170921  Brainless jellyfish could reveal why we sleep - The Washington Post

12779 170524 
How The Biggest Animal On Earth Got So Big | NPR

12294 170210  Race to save 100 stranded whales on New Zealand beach - BBC News

12252 170130  Bag-like sea creature was humans' oldest known ancestor  -  Researchers have identified traces of what they believe is the earliest known prehistoric ancestor of humans—a microscopic, bag-like sea creature, which lived about 540 million years ago.  -  Phys.org

12196 170117  First shark recorded to change from sexual to asexual reproduction  Phys.org, 01/17/2017
How honeybees do without males
  Phys.org, 06/09/2016

12018 161212  Swimming with Aliens of the Deep | DiscoverMagazine.com

11492 160716  Montana Prairie Dogs Are About To Be Vaccinated In Bulk By Drones - YouTube

11364 160610  I saw the baby bison that tourists tried to rescue. Here’s what you don’t know about the story. - The Washington Post
11308 160525  Why Yellowstone Had to Euthanize a Bison Calf After a Visitor Put It in His Car - Yahoo  GMA
Wildlife  |  Bison Ranch

11281 160517  How did the giraffe get its long neck? Clues now revealed by new genome sequencing  Phys.org
6 Why does the giraffe have a long neck - YouTube
Giraffes for Kids: Learn about Giraffes - FreeSchool - YouTube

11069 160328  Image of the Day: Algal Arrangement - The Scientist Magazine®  
Understanding Algae That Are Both 'Plant' And 'Animal' -- ScienceDaily
Wildlife  |  Plants

10887 160219  Shifting Colors Of An Octopus May Hint At A Rich, Nasty Social Life - NPR

10872 160216  Photographing the most elusive animals of Namibia | Stories | WWF

10871 160216  Inside the Eye: Nature’s Most Exquisite Creation -- National Geographic Magazine

10591 151219  2015 National Wildlife Photo Contest Winners - National Wildlife Federation   "Thanks this link info, Janet."

10465 151121  Video: Sea creature makes a thousand eyes from its shell Science-AAAS News  

10460 151120  Weird mating behavior: Scientists capture tap-dancing songbird  BABW News

10408 151108  Skunk does handstand in act of intimidation that is seriously amusing | GrindTV.com

10337 151023  18 Smartest Animals from Around the World  Day Styles

10237 150930  Found: The First Gear Discovered in a Living Creature  Popular Mechanics

10158 150915  Study: Birds that mate for love have more successful bird families - Quartz

10044 150828  Tanzania | A Curious Cub   a lioness and her two cubs  Wildlife Photo of the Day 08/18/2015
Tanzania Photo Safari | Africa Photo Tours | Natural Habitat


10011 150822  11 Adorable Baby Animals  MSN lifestyle, Mom.me
  |  Pets

9975 150817  Deep sea creature dubbed the ‘Flying Spaghetti Monster’ is found floating off African coast | Daily Mail Online

9967 150816  Snake cafe opens in Tokyo – video World news | The Guardian
  |  Pets

9939 150813  First-ever octopus genome sequenced NSF - National Science Foundation
An octopus that hunts and mates like no other  MSN video

9869 150807  Do You Have Horizontally Slit Pupils? You Might Be A Prey Animal | Popular Science

9789 150728  Divers encounter mysterious blob off Turkey | GrindTV  a video, 07/27/2015
Car-sized ball of squid eggs filmed off the coast of Turkey | Deep Sea News

9749 150724  Unusual sea hares spotted in Fla. waters - AOL.com  07/23/2015
Aplysiomorpha - Wikipedia  Sea Hares

SEA HARE BIOWEAPONS - A Colorfully Sticky Defense - YouTube

9655 150711  Time-Lapse: Bizarre, Beautiful Ocean Creatures  National Geographic

9502 15062 The 10 Weirdest Creatures Hidden Deep In Earth’s Oceans - Tested

9281 150522  Scientists want you to know plankton is not just whale food | Reuters  05/22/2015

9246 150517  Yellowstone Bison Gores Teen Girl Posing for Photo  Gawker, 05/17/2015
Wildlife  |  Bison photos

9193 150510  A tense situation for tourists as black bears cross Montana bridge | GrindTV.com  05/08/2015

9039 150418  Animals biological clock ‘TICK TOCK’ maintained by Light Colors  inferse.com, 04/18/2015

9027 150416  Western gray whale named Varvara (Barbara) sets migration record - AOL.com  04/15/2015

8935 150406  Strange 'moaning' sounds wake up neighbors in Redmond, Washington - AOL.com  04/06/2015  -  " ... kind of sounded like a wookie crying out"
Wookie - Bing Images
Wildlife: Bear

8797 150321  Researchers just recently photographed this extremely cute, endangered mammal for the first time in 20 years - Yahoo Finance  -  "Say hello to the Ili pika"  -  Business Insider   China

8790 150320-0321  National Geographic Live! Cougars From the Mountains to Hollywood  video
Wildlife  |  California  |  Cougar
"We've never seen a cougar in person yet."

8748 150315  Antarctic Weddell Seal Pup's Kiss to Mom Goes Viral on Instagram - Yahoo  GMA, 03/14/2015
A Mom deer kisses her kid
A young buck winks

Dog smiles to see its owner - YouTube

8743 150314  Spring Fun  Birding Walks (Bird watching)
Birdwatching - Wikipedia
One of our stuff members joined Craig (Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge) for his birding walk.
What they spotted during Craig's walk:  a Bald Eagle in flight, a Bald Eagle nest, a Pileated Woodpecker, Northern Flickers, Mallards, Canada Geese (calls), American Black Ducks, Northern Shovelers, Lesser Scaup, a female Greater Scaup (his first), a Hooded Merganser, Common Mergansers, Northern Cardinals (spring calls), Chickadees (spring calls), American Tree Sparrows, American Robins (calls), an American Goldfinch, Woodpecker drumming
A Singer of Spring The American Goldfinch - YouTube
Downy Woodpecker Calling and Drumming - YouTube
Mammals: A Muskrat swims to its lodge
On our walks: 
A Bald Eagle nest, and the parents (calls) perching on nearby branches, a European Starling (calls)
Red-tailed Hawks, Rock Pigeons
Dodge Nature Center: Turkeys, Chickadees (calls); Educational birds: a Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, and Barred Owl.
Photos:  Birds  |  Mammals  |  Wildlife

Minnesota Spring  |  Spring Fun

8689 150308  Hitchhiking Animals  MSN, Sky News, 03/05/2015

8683 150307  A Visit to Aoshima, a Japanese 'Cat Island' - The Atlantic  03/03/2015  (Janet, thanks for info) 
Cats  | 

8680 150306  Lion reminds tourists to always lock car doors in safari parks  autoblog, 03/05/2015, AOL

8668 150304  Woodpecker Takes Weasel On the Ride of Its Life - Yahoo  ABC, GMA, 03/03/2015, London, England (Julie, thanks for info on BBC's articles yesterday)
In Minnesota we very often see woodpeckers. And so far we've seen only one weasel, a short-tailed weasel (Ermine) at the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.  
Mammals of Minnesota Weasel | Minnesota DNR
Ermine in Winter Image, Italy -- National Geographic | Photo of the Day  02/23/2015  Color: Brown in summer and white in winter
Photos:  Wildlife  |  Mammal  |  Bird

8644 150302  Leprosy Cases Hit Florida Counties - ABC News: "The CDC recommends people avoid contact armadillos to limit the possibility they can contract the bacteria that causes leprosy." Gillian Mohney, Good Morning America, 02/27/2015
Wildlife  |  Mammal News

9908 150811  Third Case Of Plague This Week, Now In LA: Here Is What You Should Know - Forbes 08/10/2015
Plague in L.A.? Here's How That's Possible | Discovery News 08/11/2015
Plague (disease) - Wikipedia
8595 150224-0225  Gerbils may have caused the Black Death epidemic - AOL.com  02/24/2015  Gerbils or Rats?
After 8 centuries, rats exonerated in spread of Black Death. Gerbils implicated. - The Washington Post  02/24/2015
Black Death - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com
Black Death - Wikipedia
Gerbil - Wikipedia  |  Black rat - Wikipedia 
Oriental rat flea - Wikipedia

gerbils - Bing Images
black rats - Bing Images

The Black Death - Worst plague in history - YouTube
The Black Death - Worst plague in history - part II - YouTube


8441 150206  David Gruber: Seeing the Ocean in Neon  National Geographic, Susan Daugherty, 10/24/2014
How a Jellyfish Protein Transformed Science | Life Science  Allison MacLarchlan, National Institutes of Health, 10/27/2011
Olympus FluoView Resource Center: Fluorescent and Bioluminescent Proteins


8436 150205  Sea slug has taken genes from algae it eats, allowing it to photosynthesize like a plant  Phys.org, Diana Kenney, 02/03/2015

8416 150203  Why Birds Take Turns At The Front When Flying In V-Formation  io9, George Dvorsky, 02/03/2015
Wildlife  |  Geese flying in a V-formation

8389 150131  Incredible 50-foot 'dragon' dinosaur unearthed by Chinese farmers - CNN.com  Naomi Ng, 01/30/2015
What is the difference between a dinosaur and an ordinary reptile.  askville by amazon
Dinosaur - Wikipedia

Wildlife  |  Dinosaur

8388 150130  Chickens Agree: Left Means Less; Right Means More - NYTimes.com  Erica Goode, 01/29/2015
Wildlife  |  A Newborn Chick

8373 150128  Siberian Tiger entertains herself by building a snowman - AOL.com  Buzz60, 01/28/2015  at a Russian Zoo

8293 150120  Best destinations for animal lovers  MSN Travel
Wildlife  |  America  |  Canada  |  Mexico

8256 150116  Huge hippo chases boat in Africa - AOL.com  video, 01/15/2015

8201 150111  Why Do Disco Clams Put On Brilliant Underwater Light Shows?  National Geographic, Stefan Sirucek, 01/06/2015

8158 150105  Could a 200-year-old whale offer clues to help humans live longer? - CBS News  Michael Casey, 01/05/2015

8051 141224  Fishermen find angry sea lion in net - GrindTV.com  Pete Thomas, 10/14/2014
Fishing: 6 amazing catches from 2014 - GrindTV.com
  Pete Thomas, 10/23/2014

8027 141221  New Family Tree Illuminates 'Big Bang' in Bird Evolution After Dinosaur Extinction  National Geographic, Jane J. Lee, 12/11/2014
Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs Slowly—Then Took Off  National Geographic, Dan Vergano, 09/26/2014
Dinosaur  |  Birds

8019 141219  Birds 'heard tornadoes coming' and fled one day ahead  BBC, Jonathan Webb, 12/18/2014

7942 141208  'Eaten Alive' special deemed giant let down - AOL.com  12/08/2014
7655 141107  Eaten Alive - Discovery Channel  premiering Sun Dec 7 9/8c — Paul Rosolie enters the belly of an anaconda in a custom-built snake-proof suit.
"Ummm... We aren't sure why they'll do such a thing. At least a poor anaconda won't gain anything after lots of work."
Wildlife expert to be 'eaten alive' by anaconda  MSN, FOX News

7878 141129  Seals found guilty of brutal porpoise attacks - New Scientist  Hal Hodson, 11/26/2014
DNA profiling - Wikipedia

7847 141126  Researchers find strategy to sloppiness of dogs’ drinking - SFGate  LA Times, 11/25/2014
Dogs  |  Cats

7818 141123  Scientists Infiltrate an Antarctica Emperor Penguin Colony With a Fuzzy Baby Robot Penguin on Wheels  Laughing Squid, Brian Heater, 11/04/2014
Fuzzy Baby Robots Help Researchers Get Close To Shy Emperor Penguins - Kids News Article
 DOGOnews, Allegra Staples, 11/10/2014

7803 141122  Which Came First, The Chicken Or The Egg? [Video] - Popular Science  Lindsey Kratochwill and Michael Tabb, 11/21/2014

7715 141114  Mammals Commit Infanticide as a Means of Survival - Design & Trend  Osvaldo Nunez, 11/14/2014

7691 141111  Injured Raven flies again thanks to unusual feather transplant  USA TODAY, Buzz60, Virginia

7689 141111  The Daily Cute: The Best Lynx on the Internet   Parade's communityTable.com, Jon Horowiz, 11/05/2014

7678 141110  15 Incredible Photos That’ll Remind You to Be Awed by Planet Earth  Yahoo Travel,

7622 141104  Fanged deer spotted for first time since 1948 - AOL.com  Northeastern Afghanistan -  "... Their scent glands are often used in perfume and can be worth more than gold ..."  -
Kashmir musk deer - Bing Images

7592 141101  Chicken or egg: Which word came first? Oxford English Dictionary says it's not conclusive  Slate, Simon Thomas, 10/23/2014
"A baby chick hatches" photos  |  Birds  |  Wildlife
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