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Jan 26, 2014 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The first shark caught under a controversial new Australian culling policy aimed at reducing fatal attacks was shot dead Sunday.
Jan 9, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A heatwave in Australia kills thousands of bats as Queensland feels record temperatures.
Oct 10, 2013 09:06 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A quartet of snarling Tasmanian devils has just arrived at the San Diego Zoo, which is now the only zoo in the U.S. with these rambunctious endangered animals. Continue reading →
Nov 14, 2011 12:18 PM ET // Tim Wall
The coast of Tasmania is notorious as a whale trap, and dozens of whales beached themselves over the weekend.
Nov 18, 2010 05:22 PM ET // Tim Wall
Today's great white sharks in the Mediterranean Sea are from the same Australian families that vacation off the coast of South Africa.
Sep 24, 2011 09:35 AM ET // Tim Wall
"Snappy," an 8 ft. 2 in. crocodile in Australia turned orange after attacking a water filter.
Nov 24, 2010 08:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Only about 110 birds of a newly described Australian species survive in the wild.
Jan 4, 2011 03:07 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Floods in Australia have unleashed a "plague" of mice, spiders, snakes and crocodiles.
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