Cheetahs Get New River Enclosure To be Closer To Nature

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Image shows the new cheetah enclosure, undated photo. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Cheetahs in the world's oldest zoo have upgraded their living space with artificial clay islands to simulate a riverbed. Tiergarten Schonbrunn Zoo in Vienna, Austria, finished the rebuild earlier this…

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Critically-Endangered Birds Laying Eggs On Galapagos

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A mangrove finch (Camarhynchus heliobates) in an undated photo. The bird is a part of the efforts for conservation of the mangrove finch in Puerto Ayora, Ecuador. ( Charles Darwin Foundation /Newsflash)

These critically-endangered birds are making a comeback in the Galapagos Islands. Experts from the Charles Darwin Foundation (CDF) and the Galapagos National Park Directorate who formed part of The Mangrove…

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Secret Tomb Of Ancient Egyptian General Unearthed

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The tomb of an ancient Egyptian commander of foreign soldiers named Wahbire-merry-Neith was uncovered by a Czech archaeological mission from Charles University in Abusir near Saqqara, Egypt. (The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities/Newsflash)

The secret tomb of an ancient Egyptian general who ran an army of foreign mercenaries has been unearthed by archaeologists. Egyptian military official Wahibre-mery-Neith was in charge of recruiting soldiers…

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Boffins Identify New Species Of Giant Tortoise In Galapagos Islands

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The species of giant tortoise that inhabits San Cristobal Island, beloved to be Chelonoidis chathamensis, was found to genetically corresponds to a different species, not yet described, which was believed to be extinct since the beginning of the 20th century. (Parque Nacional Galapagos/Newsflash)

Boffins have identified a new species of giant tortoise in the Galapagos Islands. The species of giant tortoise that inhabits San Cristobal Island, which is the easternmost island in the…

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Coastguard Seizes 260,000 Amphetamine Pills With Inverted Swastika Symbol After They Wash Up On Shore

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Greek Coast Guards seized 260,000 Amphetamine pills with Swastika symbol in Rhodes. (Hellenic Coast Guard/Newsflash)

The Greek coastguard has seized over 260,000 amphetamine pills bearing an 'inverted swastika' symbol after they washed up on shore. The Greek authorities are investigating after numerous bags of the…

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Lava Flows Across Isabela Island In Galapagos After Seven Year Calm

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Moment of the eruption of the volcano in Galapagos Island. (DPNG, Wilson Cabrera/Newsflash)

This is the moment lava flows across Isabela Island in the Galapagos after seven years of relative calm. The eruption took place at Wolf Volcano, also known as Mount Whiton,…

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Four New Viruses Discovered In Rare Giant Tortoises In The Galapagos Islands After COVID-Style Tests

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Illustrative image: Scientists discover novel viruses in Galapagos giant tortoises. (Juan Manuel García, CDF/Newsflash)

Four new viruses have been discovered in giant tortoises is in the Galapagos Islands after 454 of the animals underwent COVID-style testing. The research showed that the infected animals live…

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Canary Islands Approves Use Of COVID Passports To Visit Tourist Bars And Restaurants

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A sign notifying establishments are obliged to verify if their clients have the COVID-19 passport in order to enter in the Balearic Islands. (Newsflash)

The Canary Islands’ Superior Court has approved the use of the COVID Vaccine Passport for bars and restaurants in holiday hotspots across all the islands. The Superior Court of Justice…

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Fines Of Up To EUR 600,000 For Breaking COVID Passport Rules In Spains Balearic Islands

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A sign notifying establishments are obliged to verify if their clients have the COVID-19 passport in order to enter in the Balearic Islands. (Newsflash)

Breaking the rules when it comes to the COVID passport in Spain's Balearic Islands could land offenders with a whopping EUR-600,000 fine. The COVID passport will be necessary when going…

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Brit Arrested For Domestic Violence In Canary Islands On International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women

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British citizen who is accused for a crime of gender violence that occurred on the island of Fuerteventura. (Newsflash)

This British national has been arrested on the Canary Island of Fuerteventura for abusing his girlfriend on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The Brit, whose…

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