Seal in suburban Melbourne river brings bright spot during ‘grim’ stage-four lockdown

A seal has been spotted eating a large fish in a river in Melbourne’s inner north-west while the city remains in stage-four coronavirus lockdown. The seal delighted passersby who were out on their one hour of sanctioned daily exercise. Melbourne local Alicia Pavlis  filmed the seal flapping about in the Maribyrnong River. ‘We might be … Read more Seal in suburban Melbourne river brings bright spot during ‘grim’ stage-four lockdown

Australian Scientists Name Newly Discovered Insects After Marvel Characters

During the past year CSIRO scientists have given scientific names to 165 new species, including tributes to Marvel characters Deadpool, Thor, Loki, and Black Widow along the way. Paying homage to another name creator, they also named a fly after Stan Lee, the comic book creator who named the Marvel characters. CSIRO entomologist Dr Bryan … Read more Australian Scientists Name Newly Discovered Insects After Marvel Characters

Sea Island Boys | Ep. 3 | The Sea Island Sports League

The compeition continues off the golf course. The Sea Island Boys pair up in teams again to take each other on at the ping pong table, in the bowling alley and on the docks to see who can catch the biggest fish. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh Welcome to the official YouTube channel of … Read more Sea Island Boys | Ep. 3 | The Sea Island Sports League

Police seek man filmed diving in aquarium at Sydney Zoo

Australian police are looking for a man who was filmed diving into an aquarium with fish at Syndey Zoo. The footage was posted on social media and shows the moment the man dives in, scaring the fish away, and swims around. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the … Read more Police seek man filmed diving in aquarium at Sydney Zoo

Fighting obesity – what Britain can learn from other countries

Ministers have urged Britons to see the Covid crisis as a “deadly wake-up call” about the dangers of Britain’s obesity levels, but what can we learn from other countries? The obesity strategy here will include restrictions on television advertising and a crackdown on supermarket deals promoting chocolate and crisps. In Japan – where only 3.5% … Read more Fighting obesity – what Britain can learn from other countries

Outdoor Night Museum in Japan Turns Nature Into Art

These days, just being outside can feel like a luxury. Japan’s leading digital art studio is betting that will continue even after the pandemic. TeamLab, a Tokyo-based company known for its award-winning psychedelic installations throughout the world’s biggest cities, is branching into outdoor exhibitions. The group has formed a new subsidiary dedicated to creating electronic … Read more Outdoor Night Museum in Japan Turns Nature Into Art

One Direction Talk Naughty Press Headlines With Denise | Loose Women

To celebrate 10 years of One Direction (can you believe it’s been a decade since they formed?) we’re looking back at one of Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne’s first ever Loose Women interviews! Our Denise grilled the boys on their naughty press headlines, found out how fame had affected … Read more One Direction Talk Naughty Press Headlines With Denise | Loose Women

Japanese aquarium opens new panoramic jellyfish space

Tokyo’s Sunshine Aquarium has opened a new exhibition area by the name of “Jellyfish Space.” It features panoramic fish tanks where visitors can feel as though they are surrounded by schools of luminescent invertebrates. A limited number of visitors are allowed for the time being in order to avoid crowding in the middle of the … Read more Japanese aquarium opens new panoramic jellyfish space

Ethiopian dam blamed as fish dry up in Kenyan lake

Environmentalists and fishing communities who eke out a living on Lake Turkana, in northern Kenya’s shore, say a giant hydropower dam, Gibe III, being built in neighboring Ethiopia on the River Omo, drastically reduced the lake’s fish stocks. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. … Read more Ethiopian dam blamed as fish dry up in Kenyan lake

‘A privilege’: Swimming with endangered whale sharks in Qatar

Qatar’s waters are host to some of the world’s largest gatherings of whale sharks, the biggest fish on the planet. The gentle sea giants spotted in large numbers off the Qatari coast gather to feed on the abundance of fish eggs in the waters. Al Jazeera’s Stefanie Dekker got exclusive access to head out to … Read more ‘A privilege’: Swimming with endangered whale sharks in Qatar

Man dies from multiple stab wounds at apartment complex near Sydney’s CBD | ABC News

A man stabbed to death at an apartment block in the inner Sydney suburb of Pyrmont was an employee at the building, the ABC understands. Police were called to the Mirage apartment complex on Bunn Street about 8:00am this morning. The man died at the scene and has not been formally identified. Police have sent … Read more Man dies from multiple stab wounds at apartment complex near Sydney’s CBD | ABC News

Jane Goodall on Protecting African Chimps During the Coronavirus Outbreak

The world’s leading expert on chimpanzee behaviour, Dr Jane Goodall, began her revolutionary research in Tanzania 60 years ago. She traveled to Africa to study chimpanzees despite at the time having no experience or qualifications in the subject. In the 60 years since Goodall first set foot in Africa, the chimps have faced many challenges … Read more Jane Goodall on Protecting African Chimps During the Coronavirus Outbreak

World Chimp Day: Jane Goodall Is ‘Terrified’ Covid-19 Will Hit African Chimpanzees

Meet the chimps of Ngamba Island rainforest sanctuary. Here the primates live in a semi-natural state, safe from the threats of poaching and habitat loss. The island, in the middle of Lake Victoria, has been home to rescued chimpanzees since 2007. The chimps owe their home here to a young woman from England. Despite at … Read more World Chimp Day: Jane Goodall Is ‘Terrified’ Covid-19 Will Hit African Chimpanzees

Shy Albatross added to endangered species list, amid call for more research funding | ABC News

The Shy Albatross is the latest addition to the endangered species list, but it’s one of hundreds of Tasmanian birds, animals, fish and plants which are threatened with extinction. Scientists studying these species on the brink say more research must be funded before it’s too late. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You … Read more Shy Albatross added to endangered species list, amid call for more research funding | ABC News