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These Bright, Multi-Hued Giant Squirrels Are Real And They Look Absolutely Stunning

Native to the southern Indian state of Kerala is the exotic Malabar giant squirrels, with fur that is maroon, black, and cream-colored.

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UN Launches 'Reset Earth' Mobile Game To Educate GenZ On Protecting Ozone Layer

24 February, 2021

The game is set in the year 2084, a post-apocalyptic world where the player has to race against time to save the Earth and the living beings left in it.

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Chimpanzee, Monkeys, & Birds Freeze To Death At A Texas Sanctuary Due To Power Outage

18 February, 2021

The sanctuary holds more than 400 animals and despite their best efforts, there are just not enough resources to save them all.

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Brave House Cat Dies After Saving The Lives Of Two Children From Dangerous Snake

17 February, 2021

The cat, named Arthur, is now being remembered as a "four-legged hero" who intervened to save the children and also managed to kill the snake.

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Scientists Discover Sea Creatures Underneath Antarctica, Almost 400 Miles Away From Sunlight

16 February, 2021

Breaking all the rules of survival, this immobile life was discovered on a boulder almost 600 km (370 miles approx.) away from sunlight, where they did not expect to find life.

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Once Extinct Wild Cranes Make A Comeback 400 Years After Being Wiped Out by Hunters

16 February, 2021

A record of 64 breeding pairs of cranes reared 23 chicks last year, bringing up the crane population to 200 birds.

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Pack Of Blue Dogs Apparently Changed Color Due To Pollution

12 February, 2021

The dogs were spotted by residents of Dzerzhinsk, located in Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region. The dogs will now be taken in for a medical examination.

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Indian Villagers Knit Huge Sweaters For Rescue Elephants To Keep Them Warm During Winter

11 February, 2021

These Jumbo Jackets were provided for elephants at Wildlife SOS sanctuaries, an animal rescue organization that helps rehabilitate disabled and old elephants.

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Gerard Butler Celebrates His 50th Birthday By Releasing Sea Turtles Into The Ocean

10 February, 2021

His birthday bash took place in Costa Rica and was themed around the environment and spirituality.

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Woman Gets Her Cat Tattooed And It Looks Really Painful

8 February, 2021

"This cat's life is better than yours. Maybe it is hell for you, but he feels just fine," Elena Ivanickaya had said in response to the criticism for tattooing her cat.

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Brave Dog Runs Into Burning House To Save His Little Kitten Best Friend

5 February, 2021

The dog owner was shocked to see his dog running into the burning house and did not think he would see his dog again. But he returned with the kitten carefully cradled in his mouth.

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This Graffiti Artist Transforms Walls Into Mind-Blowing 3D Optical Illusions

4 February, 2021

Portuguese artist Odeith has mastered the art of converting 2D canvases to 3D pieces of art that will make you do a double-take.

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High School Kids Discover Four Exoplanets, Including A Super-Earth

1 February, 2021

The teens have made history as the youngest astronomers to not only make the discovery but also co-author and publish a research paper with their mentor.

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Rare Giant Tortoise Thought To Be Extinct Spotted For The First Time Since 1906

1 February, 2021

A female Fernandina Giant Tortoise thought to be roughly 100-years-old was spotted by an expedition team who believe there are definitely more of them around.

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This Little-Known Underground Railroad Took Black Slaves From America To Freedom In Mexico

29 January, 2021

It is believed that at least 5,000 to 10,000 people used this railway route to escape from the bondage of slavery.

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Five-Year-Old Identifies 130-Million-Year-Old Footprint Of A Dinosaur

29 January, 2021

Yang Zherui was able to immediately determine that the "chicken footprint" locals had seen actually belonged to theropods, a three-toed, bird-like dinosaur.

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Rare Snowy Owl Spotted In Central Park For the First Time In Over 130 Years

29 January, 2021

The owl was apparently last seen and recorded way back in 1890.

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Male Orangutan Steps Up To Take Care Of His Daughter After Mom’s Death In Rare Occurrence

28 January, 2021

Berani, the dad orangutan continues to be a source of comfort for the 2-year-old Cerah after stepping up as "Mr. Mom."

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Archeologists Discover 2,000-Year-Old Grave Of Infant And Pet Dog, Surrounded By Toys

28 January, 2021

The coffin of the child was surrounded by a variety of objects including miniature terracotta vases, glass pots, food items suggesting that the child belonged to an elite family.

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30 Million-Year-Old Praying Mantis Found In Perfectly Preserved Piece Of Amber

27 January, 2021

The amber was found in the Dominican Republic and measures just slightly over one inch tall. It was sold in auction for $6,000.

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This City Has Built Sleeping Pods To Protect The Homeless From The Cold At Night

25 January, 2021

The Ulmer Nest team, from the German city of Ulm, has come with this emergency shelter for the homeless that can house up to two people and a furry friend of the user.

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Steve Irwin's Family Open An Elephant Hospital, Making His Lifelong Dream Come True

16 January, 2021

His family fulfilled "one of his greatest goals" thus keeping his legacy alive

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Bear Pair Finally Freed After Being Locked Up In Hellish Zoo For 13 Years

14 January, 2021

Bubloo and Suzie were taken overseas after being kept there in captivity for 13 years.

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Trophy Hunter Killed Rare Black Giraffe And Claims It Was 'Delicious'

8 January, 2021

Tess Thompson Talley has spoken out against public criticism and defended her kill multiple times.

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Adorable Baby Zebra Is Born With Polka Dots Instead Of Stripes

7 January, 2021

The foal has been named Tira, after Antony Tira, a Maasai guide who was the first one to spot the foal

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Heart-Shaped Succulents Exist And They Grow Right Off The Ground

6 January, 2021

The succulent is chalky green with dark green freckle-like dots and bears bright yellow or reddish-orange flowers. It is also known as 'living pebble'

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Female Turtle Of Rare Species On The Brink Of Extinction Found, Revives Hope For Survival

4 January, 2021

After the last known female Yangtze giant softshell turtle died in 2019, the fate of the only three remaining male turtles was sealed till a female turtle was found in Vietnam in 2020

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Incredible Video Shows Thousands Of Sea Turtles Swimming Together; The Largest Swarm Ever Filmed

31 December, 2020

Vanessa Bézy, a biologist who has been studying the sea turtles for years now, managed to capture this amazing video

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World's Only Known Pink Manta Ray Photographed In The Great Barrier Reef

31 December, 2020

The manta ray is an 11-foot male named Inspector Clouseau, after the detective from the Pink Panther movies because of his bright pink belly

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This 80,000-Year-Old Forest Is Actually Just One Tree And It's The Oldest Living Organism In The World

31 December, 2020

Even though the Aspen looks like a forest, in reality, it is all just one big tree with a big, intricate root system

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