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Nov 4, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Kangaroo farts are almost as potent as a cow's, at least when it comes to emission of methane, a known greenhouse gas.
Oct 7, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Around a third of wild Australian marsupials have active infections.
Aug 28, 2015 12:17 PM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
A field of grey, motionless kangaroos staring down a bicyclist in a recent YouTube video is not evidence of marsupial zombies, scientists say.
Jun 18, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
President Obama, Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey and kangaroos have at least one thing in common: they’re all left-handed.
Jun 11, 2015 09:02 AM ET
Mating is the key to the survival of a species, but did you know that some animals mate to death?
Jun 5, 2015 10:17 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Male species of the antechinus spend two to three weeks a year in a testosterone-fueled mating marathon.
Jan 11, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Discovery News
The adorable marsupials have had a rough go of it lately, facing recent brushfires. In their honor, we present koalas in all of their cuteness.
Dec 29, 2014 10:17 AM ET
This year certainly held its own when it came to the describing of deeply odd animals. From a cavefish with its anus directly behind its head, to a marsupial whose males mate furiously until they die of stress, 2014 had something for everyone.
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