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ENVIRONMENT

These 3 animals are no longer in existence, No. 2 was shy of humans

There are over 8 million species of animals in the world and zoologists are concerned some of these may vanish even before they are discovered. There had been a number of animals that once lived on earth but are no longer in existence. Some of these animals were discovered through fossils. This article reveals some of these animals.  1. Smilodon Smilodon was a large animal that weighed about 160kg to 280kg with larger body size than that of modern lions. Also known as the Saber-toothed tiger, Smilodon is

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These 3 animals are no longer in existence, No. 2 was shy of humans

ENVIRONMENT

Tasmanian Devil, The Creature That Sleeps In The Dead Body Of Its Prey

The Tasmanian devil is a now endangered carnivorous marsupial belonging to the family of the Dasyuridae. They are mainly the size of an average dog, and it was the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world after the extinction of the thylacine in 1936. The Tasmanian devil's large head and neck allow it to generate one of the strongest bites per unit body mass of any extant predatory land mammal, meaning it can go through human bones.

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Tasmanian Devil, The Creature That Sleeps In The Dead Body Of Its Prey

CRIME

Tasmanians, A Nation of People That Went Extinct

Today, there are no Tasmanian men, women, or infants, since the British have systematically wiped out the entire population. In several of our posts, we have discussed that Black people were the first humans on this planet, and that Black people were originally found in every corner of the world. Black peoples have been indigenous or migrated in Europe, Asia, America and other parts of the world. But as we begin to dig deeper into history, we learn that Caucasians set up and murdered many of these indigenous

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Tasmanians, A Nation of People That Went Extinct

SPORTS

Inside these holes, there are churches, schools, homes and half of the population of a whole town

Would you believe this if you were told by a friend? Would you believe that there is actually a town where about half the population live underground? We knew you wouldn't believe it. Initially, we didn't believe it too. Such a town however EXISTS! Its name is Coober Pedy. Actually, people living underground is not something new. In the past, during times when there were wars and rumours of wars, people would find ways to hide from the enemy. One of such ways was to go underground and hide away from plain sight.

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Inside these holes, there are churches, schools, homes and half of the population of a whole town

PET-ANIMALS

The Fish With Human-Like Nose Was Voted The World's Ugliest Animal

Blobfish is a deep-sea fish with human looking nose that belongs to family of fathead sculpins first appeared in the scientific literature more than 100 years ago. It lives thousand of feet below the sea level and mostly found in New Zealand, Australia, Tasmania, and few in Pacific, Antlantic and Indian oceans. This fish is named for its droopy, sad face and blob (shapeless) like body suffered from decompression. Blobfish grow about 12 inches long. The female lays thousand of small pink eggs on the seafloor,

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The Fish With Human-Like Nose Was Voted The World's Ugliest Animal

PET-ANIMALS

See pictures of egg laying mammals you never knew existed

Below are some pictures of egg laying mammals. A mammal consists of human being and animals that are vertebrates, gives birth to their kind and breast feed them. 1. Platypus. The platypus is one of the egg laying mammal, it is sometimes referred to as the duck billed platypus. It is autochthonous to eastern Australia and Tasmania. The Platypus is the solitary one representing its kind and species. 2. Shot Beaked Echidna Shot beaked echidna is one of the egg laying mammals in the world, its body is covered with

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See pictures of egg laying mammals you never knew existed

ENVIRONMENT

5 Animals That Can Get Intoxicated From The Plants And Insects They Eat

Alcohol and narcotics are a daily substance taken in the human society and are also taken in the animal kingdom. But they come from various fruits, flowers, or insects they eat, below are a few of them these affects. 1. Wallabies on opium The wallabies in Tasmania have been seen hopping around in circles and falling flat on the ground after feeding in the local opium field.

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5 Animals That Can Get Intoxicated From The Plants And Insects They Eat

PET-ANIMALS

88 stranded whales rescued from Australian coast

Eighty-eight of the four hundred and seventy pilot whales that were stranded on a beach near Tasmania in Australia have been rescued. The whales were stranded on two beaches close to Tasmania on Monday and Wednesday, while few of the whales were already dead at the time they were discovered. When the stranded whales were first reported, 270 whales were first discovered in the early hours of Monday, before another 200 were sighted from a helicopter on Wednesday just 6 miles away from where the first 270 whales

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88 stranded whales rescued from Australian coast

PET-ANIMALS

How 90 Whales That Hooked In Australia Died

One third of 270 whales that were stranded in Tasmania, Australia has died and more might die according to what rescuers said. But, the rescue crew saved 25 of the animals on Tuesday and they aim to escort more back into the sea. They found the whales on Monday in a water not too deep off the west coast of the island. What drew the whales into the front of the water isn't yet known, but Marine biologists said the rescue mission will likely take days. For whales to be stranded in the same place is common, but

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How 90 Whales That Hooked In Australia Died

ENVIRONMENT

Discover Interesting Facts About the World's Ugliest Animal

Nature continues to baffle us with amazing plants and animals. According to scientists there are billions of species of animals in the world, most of which has not being even identified.  Each day new organisms are been discovered and these organisms have outstanding features that most times vary them from other species and animals.  These animals have different physical looks ranging from beautiful to ugly. As Humans we are attracted to many animals because of their beauty most times.  It will suprise you

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Discover Interesting Facts About the World's Ugliest Animal

HEALTH

Are Tasmanian devils dangerous?

TASMANIAN villains, the world's biggest meat eating marsupials, are just perilous in the event that they are provoked.  On the edge of risk, they are being once again introduced to terrain Australia after figures showed an enormous decrease in their population. AFPThere are just 25,000 Tasmanian villains left in the wild/caption What are Tasmanian demons?  Tasmanian devils are marsupials that were just found in the Australian province of Tasmania.  There are only 25,000 remaining in the Tasmanian wild. 

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Are Tasmanian devils dangerous?

HEALTH

Benefits of Eucalyptus leaves

Eucalyptus has a distinctive aroma that makes many people so familiar with the smell, but many do not realize that this plant has many other benefits for humans. The most common types of eucalyptus, known as the Blue Gum Tree, grows mainly in Australia and Tasmania. The leaves and oil of eucalyptus leaves are usually used for medicinal purposes, and it is not uncommon to find eucalyptus in a number of over the counter medicines, cleanses and even air fresheners. Eucalyptus can be found in several forms. Here

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Benefits of Eucalyptus leaves

PETS

See The Innocent Creature That Was Branded World's Ugliest Creature By Humans

Being the only planet that can accommodate living things, both plants and animals, planet Earth has served as home for different types of creatures, ranging from large to small, beautiful to ugly, and so on. But our main focus is the Blobfish who was branded the ugliest animal in the world through an online poll which was conducted by the British-based 'Ugly Animal Preservation Society'. Psychrolutes marcidus, also known as the Blobfish, is a deep water fish of the family, Psychrolutidae. They are commonly seen

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See The Innocent Creature That Was Branded World's Ugliest Creature By Humans

AUTO

Mom horrified after she discovers huge spider with 200 infants inside son's toy truck

Normally, we believe that little organisms are very harmful and we always make sure we get rid of anyone we lay our hands on. But thats not the case here, lets read further to see what happened here. Brooke Thorpe from Tasmania in Australia was shocked after seeing a very huge spider guarding 200 infants in her sons truck. She took its pictures and shared them which has been viewed thousands of times. The truck was brought by her 2 year old nephew while her son played with it. Although many adults might find

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Mom horrified after she discovers huge spider with 200 infants inside son's toy truck

ENTERTAINMENT

Flashback: Julia once lived in a tree for over 2 years.

Click on the follow button above, to follow us for more. Here in this article, we are about to consider an extraordinary woman, known as Julia Butterfly Hill: On December 10, 1997 Julia Hill climbed a thousand year old Californian redwood tree and she didn’t come down for another 738 days (over 2 years).Julia was dedicated to saving our ancient forests and her more than two year ordeal eventually paid off. The tree she lived and another three acres surrounding it were saved from deforestation.  Wasn't this

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Flashback: Julia once lived in a tree for over 2 years.

PET-ANIMALS

The Ugliest Animal In The World

There are alot of animals today living on Earth, an it is unthinkable to try and guess how many they are or how diverse they could be. From the lands to the desert and seas, surely you will be thrilled by the sheer sizes and numbers of different animals living there. Billions and billions of living organisms are out there, and just you should also know that humans a few compared to the other life forms. And as nature will have its way, some are beautiful while some are well, very ugly to see. And unfortunately

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The Ugliest Animal In The World

PET-ANIMALS

Checkout an extinct animal that has both wolf and cat characteristics.

The thylacine was an extinct carnivorous marsupial that was native to the island state of Tasmania, New Guinea, and the Australian mainland. It was one of the largest known carnivorous marsupials, evolving about 4 million years ago. The last known live animal was captured in 1933 in Tasmania. It is commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger because of its striped lower back, or the Tasmanian wolf because of its canid-like characteristics. Various Aboriginal Tasmanian names have been recorded, such as "coorinna",

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Checkout an extinct animal that has both wolf and cat characteristics.

PETS-ANIMALS

Pensioner, 78, dies after being repeatedly bitten by snake that 'wrapped around him'

A retired Pensioner passed on after being assaulted by a tiger snake, which was as yet folded over his arm when his neighbor discovered him.  Winston William Fish, 78, had been more than once bitten by a 1.4 meter tiger snake and he was still conscious and holding the snake's head.  The snake had bitten Mr Fish, a rancher from Tasmania, on his hand and inward thigh, reports Daily Mail Online.  The occurrence occurred on January 28 and he was hurried to clinic by helicopter.  He was treated with immunizing

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Pensioner, 78, dies after being repeatedly bitten by snake that 'wrapped around him'

PET-ANIMALS

Photos: See The Top 5 Animals That Are No Longer Existing In The World.

The earth is a place for every living things created by God, earth has been a home to various animals, from the beginning of the earth there were some animals that were very dangerous, while some were so beautiful. Presently there are various of such animals that no longer exist in this world anymore, due to different reasons. I have listed The top 5 animals that are no longer exist in the world, below. 1. Tasmania Tiger. The Tasmania Tiger was the world largest carnivorous marsupial ever existed, the tiger

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Photos: See The Top 5 Animals That Are No Longer Existing In The World.

PET-ANIMALS

Do You Know That Mammals Can Be Venomous too? See Some of The Most Venomous Mammals In The World

Hi guys! It's a pleasure having you on today's article. Sometimes we need to learn new things, strange things. I hope you all learn something new from this article. I know most of you know snakes and some lizards to be venomous but do you know that mammals can be venomous too? This article answers your questions. 1. Platypus The platypus ( Ornithorhynchus anatinus ), sometimes referred to as the duck-billed platypus, is a semiaquatic egg-laying mammal endemic to eastern Australia , including Tasmania .  The

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Do You Know That Mammals Can Be Venomous too? See Some of The Most Venomous Mammals In The World