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  1. The pirarucu is now being served in some of Rio de Janeiro's top restaurants

    What the fish: Once threatened with extinction, this giant Amazon species is finding its way onto restaurant menus

    Its white flesh is tender and tasty, it can measure up to 3m long and weigh more than 200kg: Meet the pirarucu, one of the world's largest ...
  2. The investigation into the mass slaughter of Australian racehorses came just weeks ahead of the

    Probe ordered into 'industrial' slaughter of Aussie racehorses

    The secret and "industrial scale" killing of retired Australian racehorses will be examined in a government inquiry, officials said Tuesday, after ...
  3. A flock of sheep walks past Madrid's Cityhall during the annual sheep parade through Madrid

    Sheep take over streets of Madrid for annual migration

    Sheep replaced traffic on the streets of Madrid on Sunday as shepherds steered their flocks through the heart of the Spanish capital, following ...
  4. File photo of racehorses

    'Mass slaughter' of Australian racehorses rocks industry

  5. The "blob", slime mould (Physarum polycephalum), a single-celled organism forming over tr

    Paris zoo unveils the 'blob', an organism with no brain but 720 sexes

    A Paris zoo showcased a mysterious new organism on Wednesday, dubbed the "blob", a yellowish unicellular small living being which looks like a ...
  6. Wildlife photographer of the year overall winner Yongqing Bao

    Image of fox startling marmot wins wildlife photography prize

  7. Dog eating food

    Fido's raw meat pet food may be loaded with harmful bacteria: Study

  8. Pigs on a farm

    New TV show asks: Do you love meat enough to cook your pet?

  9. King cobra found in southern Thailand

    Four-metre king cobra wrestled from sewer in Thailand