Overgrown Sheep Breaks World Record Just Before Shearer Saves Him

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Photo Credit: Twitter/ABC News Canberra, Tammy Ven Dange/AAP via The Guardian A severely overgrown sheep breaks world record after having nearly 89 pounds of fleece trimmed from its body in a potentially life-saving surgery this week. The sheep named “Chris” a bushwalker who spotted it just outside Australia’s capital of Canberra, could barely walk when […]

Awe-Inspiring Finalists in Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 Contest

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Photo Credit: Andrey Gudkov/Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015, Facebook The Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the longest-running and most prestigious nature photography competition in the world, providing a global showcase of the very best nature photography. This year’s finalists are especially visually stunning. Pictured above is Russian photographer Andrey Gudkov’s Komodo Judo who […]

Biologists Battling it Out in Twitter CuteOff to Crown World’s Most Adorable Animal

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Photo Credit: SC Aquarium/Twitter, pininterest.com, Shark University/Twitter It doesn’t get much better than pictures of super adorable animals. This week, scientists and a variety of experts at aquariums and zoos decided to show just how passionate they are about their creatures by holding a Twitter CuteOff competition. In the social media battle, animal lovers are […]