News from the Field

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Massive Python Eats Deer in Florida

Contractors working for the State of Florda found and killed a 16-foot-long Burmese python late last week that had recently eaten a 76-pound deer. It is the largest animal eaten by a python on... Read More

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Surfer Could Be Fined for Riding Turtle

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investigating whether a surfer who posed for a photograph while riding a green sea turtle in Hawaii has violated the federal Endangered... Read More

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Pre-teen Joins Royal Photo Society

A 12-year-old British boy last week became the youngest photographer ever admitted to the Royal Photographic Society after submitteding ten wildlife photos he took while on vacation in South Africa... Read More

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New Dinosaur Species Introduced

A group of Texas paleontologists has identified a new species of dinosaur after assembling fossils collected during an expedition in northern Alaska in 2006. It took Anthony Fiorillo, chief curator... Read More

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Widow Files Lawsuit Over Grizzly Death

The widow of an Illinois man killed by a grizzly beat near Yellowstone is suing the federal government, claiming that it failed to warn the couple that researchers had released tranquilized bears... Read More