According to a Taronga Zoo statement, an integrity issue with a containment fence allowed the five lions to escape.
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“This species often hisses very loudly when disturbed.”
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Michael Loccisano/Getty ImagesSmokey Bear is supposed to communicate an important message about wildfire safety. But viewers were talking about his balloon at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for a totally different reason this year: his looming, brawny, unsettling hotness.As the giant floating bear floated over the streets of New York City Thursday, spectators took to social media to ask why the iconic shirtless character had been made to look unusually swole this year with particularly bulgi
The "bin chicken" has figured out how to eat one of the few animals locals hate more - cane toads.
The "naughty" python bit the five year old, before dragging him into a swimming pool in his home.
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National Park ServiceZion National Park is one of the country’s, if not the world’s, natural wonders. In Eastern Utah, the park is the 10th most visited national park according to the National Park Service (NPS), and throughout the pandemic continually struggled with overcrowding, with many hikers flooding in to cram themselves onto one hiking trail in particular: the Narrows.The Narrows, aptly named, is the narrowest part of Zion Canyon. Hiking through it involves sloshing through the Virgin Ri
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The Pennsylvania Game Commission has inspected 2,465 bears killed by hunters this fall in a variety of seasons. An extended season opens Nov. 26
(Bloomberg) -- A group of children and young adults including Greta Thunberg have filed a class action lawsuit against the Swedish state for failing to take adequate measures to stop climate change. Most Read from BloombergTiantian Kullander, Co-Founder of Crypto Firm Amber, Dies at 30A Rival’s Misstep Helped Anwar Finally Land Malaysia’s Top JobUS Shoppers Kick Off Holiday Season With a Muted Black FridayAdobe Sees Up to $9.2 Billion in E-Commerce: Black Friday UpdateUS Bans Huawei, ZTE Telecom
The Global Methane Pledge could be our only realistic chance to slow down climate change within a few years–but time is already running out
Methane is responsible for a third of the increase in global temperatures since pre-industrial times. Here's how cow feed and space lasers can help.
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A winter storm watch for heavy snow and high winds has been issued for Oregon mountain passes late this weekend.
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In this article, we shall discuss the top green hydrogen companies in the world. To skip our detailed analysis of the green hydrogen and clean energy sector in 2022, go directly and see Top 5 Green Hydrogen Companies In The World. According to a report by McKinsey and Company, the combustion of fossil fuels currently […]
Electric vehicles, or EVs, are a trending topic. Governments worldwide, including those in the U.S., Norway and China, have created policies to speed the transition from vehicles that burn fossil...
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Electric-vehicle charging stations could use as much power as a small town by 2035 — and the grid isn't ready
A boom in sales of electric cars and trucks in the coming decades will require major upgrades to charging infrastructure in the US, a new study says.
Persistent supply chain issues, climate change and the Russia-Ukraine war are just some of the reasons why food shortages will likely continue in 2023. See: 10 Best Costco Appetizers & Finger...
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Silver Bells Tree Farm grows hundreds of thousands of Christmas trees. Each one gets individual treatment.
- LA Times
Increased groundwater demand and less precipitation because of drought have forever altered the state, but several sectors will be hit especially hard.
(Bloomberg) -- The American outbreak of avian influenza is officially the worst on record with 50.54 million dead birds, according to the US Department of Agriculture.Most Read from BloombergTiantian Kullander, Co-Founder of Crypto Firm Amber, Dies at 30A Rival’s Misstep Helped Anwar Finally Land Malaysia’s Top JobUS Shoppers Kick Off Holiday Season With a Muted Black FridayAdobe Sees Up to $9.2 Billion in E-Commerce: Black Friday UpdateUS Bans Huawei, ZTE Telecom Equipment on Data-Security Risk
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STORY: Courtesy: ZSL London ZooMeet Kiburi, London Zoo's new silverback gorilla who was transferred from Spain as part of an international breeding programKiburi is a critically endangered western lowland gorilla He's 18 years old and weighs 425 pounds[Dan Simmonds, Zoological Operations Manager]"Kiburi's arrival here at London Zoo means a lot. It means a lot to our gorillas here because it's really important that they have a silverback as part of their social group. It will also importantly allow us to breed with Kiburi. We've got a long and deep history of breeding gorillas at London Zoo."His arrival in London was four years in the making after London Zoo's last silverback passed awayUpon arrival he was introduced to his enclosure which features a moated island, caves and a jungle gym[Glynn Hennessy, Gorilla zookeeper]"We're hoping that he's going to form a really tight bond with our females, Mjukuu and Effie. He's also going to have interactions with Alika and Gernot, our younger gorillas. And we're hopeful that we might even get some little baby gorillas as well in the not-too-distant future."[Source: The Association of Zoos and Aquariums]It was estimated in 2018 there were around 125,000 western lowland gorillas, with 550 of them living in zoos
The manufacturing of equipment for clean energy is moving back to the U.S. What’s behind it—and which companies stand to benefit.
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg joined hundreds of other youth activists in Stockholm on Friday to file a lawsuit against the Swedish government over its alleged inaction on climate change. “Today on Black Friday is the perfect day to sue the state over its insufficient climate policies,” Thunberg said on Twitter. “So that’s what we did.…
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Arguments against rebuilding towns destroyed by wildfire severely underestimate the value of rural California. | Opinion