Read more about the article World’s Oldest Zoo Celebrates World Penguin Day With Arrival Of Adorable Northern Rockhopper Penguin Chick
Image shows the newborn Rockhopper penguin chick, undated photo. It hatched at Schoenbrunn Zoo, in Vienna, Austria, on March 31, 2024. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

World’s Oldest Zoo Celebrates World Penguin Day With Arrival Of Adorable Northern Rockhopper Penguin Chick

The world's oldest zoo has celebrated World Penguin Day with the arrival of an endangered northern rockhopper penguin chick. Visitors at the Schoenbrunn Zoo, located in Austria's capital Vienna, were…

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Read more about the article World’s Oldest Worker’s 102nd Birthday Bash
Oldest employee in the world receives surprise party from co-workers at age 102 in Brusque, Brazil. He has worked at the same company for 86 years. (RenauxView/Newsflash)

World’s Oldest Worker’s 102nd Birthday Bash

The workmates of the world's oldest salesman spring a surprise party to celebrate his 102nd birthday. Walter Orthmann is down in the Guinness World Records book as the employee with…

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Read more about the article Life Ended Peacefully Aged 116 At Care Home After Favourite Meal
Photo shows Fusa Tatsumi, undated. Japan's oldest person born on April 25, 1907, died at the age of 116 in Kashiwara, Osaka, on Tuesday, December 12, 2023. (Newsflash)

Life Ended Peacefully Aged 116 At Care Home After Favourite Meal

The world's second oldest woman has died aged 116 at a nursing home in Japan. Farmer's wife Fusa Tatsumi died on 12th December at a care home in Kashiwara, Osaka…

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Read more about the article World’s Oldest Zoo Welcomes World’s Slowest Baby
Photo shows a sloth cub born at Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna, Austria, undated. The cub was born on Aug. 20, 2023, and was hidden in the mother's protective peritoneum. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

World’s Oldest Zoo Welcomes World’s Slowest Baby

The adorable footage shows the moment a newborn two-toed sloth snuggles into its mum's fur as visitors at the oldest zoo in the world see it for the first time.…

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Read more about the article Austria To Create More Than 300 New Water Ponds Around The Country To Help Conserve Green Toads
Image shows a green toad in the city of Vienna, Austria, undated photo. State authorities will create around 300 new small bodies of water across the country for the green toads. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Austria To Create More Than 300 New Water Ponds Around The Country To Help Conserve Green Toads

The world's oldest zoo will take part in the building of several hundred water ponds across Austria to help conserve green toads under threat because of habitat loss. The project…

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Read more about the article 300,000-Year-Old Boomerang-Like Stick is One of the Oldest Human-Made Wooden Tools
Image shows the double pointed wooden throwing stick, undated photo. It was found in the town of Schoeningen, Germany. (Volker Minkus/Newsflash)

300,000-Year-Old Boomerang-Like Stick is One of the Oldest Human-Made Wooden Tools

One of the earliest examples of a human tool made from wood has been found after archaeologists unveiled a 300,000-year-old double-pointed stick that would have been used as a hunting…

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Read more about the article 4,000 Year Old Corpses Were Victims Of Black Death
Image shows the grave of a man aged 22-27, undated photo. He died of the plague around 4,000 years ago at a burial ground in the municipality of Drasenhofen, Lower Austria State, Austria. (OeAW, Archaeprotect/Newsflash)

4,000 Year Old Corpses Were Victims Of Black Death

The 4,000-year-old bodies of two prehistoric men have been identified as among the world's oldest known plague victims. The two Early Bronze Age corpses - aged between 22 and 30…

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