Animals

These Mighty Shorebirds Keep Breaking Flight Records—And You Can Follow Along
audubon.org/news/these-mighty-shore… 
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Bar-tailed Godwits regularly travel more than 7,000 miles non-stop. One enthusiast is spreading the word of their amazing migrations, with the help of a research project tracking 20 tagged birds in real-time.

Domestic horses' mysterious origins may finally be revealed
nationalgeographic.com/animals/arti… 
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About 4,200 years ago, horseback riding allowed people to travel farther and faster than ever before, spurring migration throughout Europe and Asia.

Why Australia's Trash Bin–Raiding Cockatoos Are the 'Punks of the Bird World'
smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/c… 
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The birds can bust open garbage lids—and the behavior is catching on fast, which could be a sign of social learning

Inside England's Accidental Cat Pub
atlasobscura.com/articles/bristol-c… 
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Feline fans flock to the Bag of Nails, to the surprise of the owner.

Quokka
australian.museum/learn/animals/mam… 
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The Quokka is one of the smallest wallabies. This marsupial has the ability to climb trees.

COVID-19 will be 'with us for the next 10 years', warns vaccine chief
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Uğur Şahin, chief executive of Germany's BioNTech, partnered with US drug company Pfizer and took less than a year to get a vaccine approved.

Amur Leopard
worldwildlife.org/species/amur-leop… 
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Of all the leopards, the Amur leopard is the most critically endangered. Hunted largely for its beautiful, spotted fur, the loss of each Amur leopard puts the species at greater risk of extinction. Support WWF in its efforts to protect the species and its habitat.

These ants decorate their homes with the heads of their enemies
nationalgeographic.com/animals/2018… 
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We're beginning to understand how and why one species goes after larger foes - and it may have something to do with evading kidnapper ants.

Regal
flic.kr/p/KbAupV 
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Baxter, the cat from next door This cat totally gets still portraiture, and how to irritate our cats by lying nonchalantly in various strategic and contentious locations in our yard. Not sure what happened to the EXIF data. Taken with the Nikon 70.0-200.0 mm f/2.8 @ 200.0 mm, f/2.8, 1/125 sec, ISO 100.

Is this a Gecko?
flic.kr/p/nEdQ2K 
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If so, I've never seen one like it.

Dog sitting
flic.kr/p/27fZxep 
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My wife was dog sitting for a friend today, I had to take advantage...

Inside of a Tractor Cab
youtu.be/9dQItxc5zto 
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From video description: "You guys asked, I delivered. Here's the video uploaded to Youtube!"

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