Conservationist’s Study Of Venomous Blue Sea Dragons

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Blue dragon eats blue bottle in Gold Coast, Australia in undated footage. The blue dragon was caught by Julian Obayd, 21. (@julianobayd/Newsflash)

A marine conservationist has revealed the secrets of one of the ocean's most beautiful but dangerous creatures. The mysterious blue sea dragons use venom taken from Portugese man o' war…

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Rare Sun Bears That Were Rescued From Animal Traffickers Who Poached Them As Cubs Get Health Checkup

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Veterinarian's health checking the bears in Vet Hospital at Perth Zoo, Australia. (Perth Zoo/Newsflash)

This heartwarming footage shows how two rare bears that were poached as cubs by animal traffickers were given a thorough health checkup. The images show one of the bears being…

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Urgent Action Required To Protect Worlds Coral Reefs From Disappearing Within Three Decades, Warn Experts

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An illustrative image of a coral reef. (IntelliReefs/Newsflash)

Scientists are proposing to expand the number of coral reefs sanctuaries to preserve species of marine life vital to local human populations and to stop them from disappearing within as…

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PLAYING POSSUM: Oh Buoy Won’t Somebody Save Me?

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A possum that ended up stranded in the sea, has been rescued in Victoria, Australia. (@WhitecliffsForeshoreReserve, @whitecliffsforeshorereserve/Newsflash)

An astounded scuba diver has told how he rescued a terrified possum clinging to a mooring buoy in a busy sea harbour. The strictly landlubber marsupial is normally more at…

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Randy Bird Performs Elaborate Mating Dance For Unimpressed Female That Promptly Flies Away

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Baby Victoria Rifle bird practices the mating dance in the Atherton Tablelands rainforest. (@travelandwildlifephotography/Newsflash)

This is the moment a randy bird performs an elaborate mating dance for an unimpressed female that promptly flies off in search of a better match. The video was shared…

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Girl, 1, Youngest Australian To Die With COVID After Passing Away Suddenly In Sleep

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Dakota Nenke, 13-month-old girl is the youngest person in Australia to die with Covid-19, when she died on the night of 27th and 28th December, in Adelaide. (Newsflash)

A 13-month-old tot has become the youngest Australian to die with COVID-19 after passing away suddenly in her sleep. The exact cause of Dakota Nenke’s death is currently unknown. However,…

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Moment Cute Endangered Turtle Hatchlings Swim Out To Sea At Low Tide For The First Time In Australia

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First turtle hatchlings of the season in Raine Island, Australia. (@QldEnvironment/Newsflash)

https://youtu.be/y8eCj_gWYxQ @QldEnvironment/Newsflash This is the moment cute, endangered turtle hatchlings swim out to sea at low tide for the first time in their lives in Australia. The footage was shared…

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Massive Spider Capable Of Biting Through Human Fingernail Becomes Venom Donor In Australia

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The biggest Funnel-web spider in the history of the Australian Reptile Park. (Australian Reptile Park/Newsflash)

The largest funnel-web spider ever seen by staff at the Australian Reptile Park has been handed in by an anonymous donor so that it can be milked to extract venom…

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Aussie Raptor Like Dino Thought To Have Been Massive Predator Revealed As Timid Vegetarian

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A life-reconstruction of the 220 million-year-old dinosaur track-maker from Ipswich, Queensland, Australia to scale with a 1.7-metre-tall person. (Anthony Romilio, Kamil Porembinski/Newsflash)

This Australian velociraptor-like dinosaur once thought to have been a massive predator has been revealed to have been a "timid vegetarian" instead. The University of Queensland in Australia has released…

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