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Wednesday 22 February 2017 05:12 CET
57 Japanese monkeys killed due to 'invasive alien' genes
A Japanese zoo culled 57 of its 164 monkeys after finding they carried "invasive alien" genes, a local official said Wednesday.
Monday 13 February 2017 11:28 CET
Taipei, Beijing warn of bird flu outbreak
Taiwan raised its bird flu alert on Monday after the highly pathogenic virus strain killed more than 3,000 birds at a turkey farm in the west of the country, the government said.
Monday 09 January 2017 08:14 CET
Second woman in a week bitten by wild snake at Australian zoo
A second woman within a week has been bitten by a wild snake at a zoo in the Australian state of Queensland.
Monday 28 November 2016 21:31 CET
Third stolen pygmy marmoset found on vet's doorstep in Australia
A third missing pygmy marmoset monkey stolen from a Sydney wildlife park was recovering with its family Tuesday after being found safe and well inside a box on the doorstep of a vet overnight.
Monday 05 September 2016 09:15 CET
Giant pandas rebound off endangered list
Pandas are no longer endangered but remain “vulnerable”, according to the world's largest environmental decision-making forum.
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Friday 12 August 2016 13:48 CET
Study: Greenland shark sets longevity record of at least 272 years
A North Atlantic shark species, the Greenland shark, is believed to be the longest-living vertebrate animal with a life span of at least 272 years