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Aug 19, 2015 07:35 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The poor creature had a five-inch plastic drinking straw lodged in its nostril.
Aug 7, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is an animal a predator, or someone’s likely dinner? The shape of its pupils can answer that question, even for humans.
May 18, 2015 03:20 PM ET // Discovery News
A loggerhead sea turtle had most of its beak torn off by a propeller, but never fear, 3-D printing is here!
May 11, 2015 08:58 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Turtle hatchlings on Australia's Curtis Island have trouble finding the sea due to light from nearby industrial development.
Apr 15, 2015 03:35 PM ET // Discovery News
Once thought to be extinct, the distinctive creature with an upturned nose is being reintroduced to its native waters as part of a long-term recovery strategy.
Apr 9, 2015 10:10 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
One of the last turtle populations in the world to be legally exploited for the 'tortoise shell' trade is finally recovering after a 25-year conservation effort.
Mar 13, 2015 09:53 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The nearly 500-pound animal was rescued on Yawkey-South Island Reserve, suffering from low blood sugar and exhaustion.
Sep 26, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Here are just a few of the multiple species that will benefit from a new marine reserve in the Pacific.
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