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View from a Rhino House: slow food

In Florida this week the police caught a man who killed & ate 15 gopher tortoises, & was planning to munch on 11 more of the threatened beasties, a spokeswoman said yesterday. 108 more words

Funny

Tortoises wearing iPads in art exhibit removed at vet's request

ASPEN, Colo. – Three tortoises wearing iPads for a controversial art exhibit have been removed at a veterinarian’s request because of wet and cool weather in Aspen, Colorado. 113 more words

World

Aspen's Tortoise-iPad Art Installation Ends Early

ASPEN, Colo. (CBS4) - An art exhibit criticized for cruelty to animals has ended six weeks early because its central feature — live tortoises with iPads affixed to their shells — needed to move to drier and warmer climes. 161 more words

News

Aldabra Tortoises of Changuu Island

“My name,” I tell Wilbur in the most dignified voice I can find, “Was inspired by Harriet Quimby, the first female American pilot and the first woman ever to cross the Channel in an aeroplane.

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Travel

No. 586

The Fastest Tortoise in Scrimpleshire! By CpSingleton © 2014

Once upon a time there was a man called Flappyteeth.
He was an out of the box thinker. 485 more words

Writing

Problem in installing SVN

Hey guyz, facing problem in installing SVN ? I too faced it few months back and it took me 4 hrs to get out of it. 79 more words

SVN

An Animal Diary special: Galapagos Part 1

How do I begin to write about how amazing my experience in the Galapagos was? I literally just don’t know how to, so I have decided instead to tell a bit through the photos, which don’t even begin to show how magical and crazy creature filled this place is…  999 more words

Travelling