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Brushtail possum in Australia

This video says about itself:

8 December 2017

On this episode of Breaking Trail, Coyote meets Blossom the incredibly CUTE Brushtail Possum!

The Common Brushtail Possum…

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Environment

Marsupial lion fossil discovery in Australia

From daily The Independent in Britain:

Extinct kangaroo-like lion discovered in Australia

Fossil of dog-sized 19 million year-old marsupial reveals new insights into family tree of these ancient creatures…

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Biology

Busselton holiday - tales of herps, underwater & possums..

Last weekend we enjoyed an extra long weekend at a holiday house in Busselton with my wife, 2 kids and my mom-in-law.

It started well from a wildlife point of view, as I parked outside our house to collect the keys I saw a new species of skink – southwest cool skink. 426 more words

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Saving Australia's endangered mountain pygmy possums

This 2015 video is called Mountain Pygmy Possums – Endangered Species Edit.

From the University of Melbourne in Australia:

Genetic rescue boosts recovery of Australia’s endangered…

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Environment

Koalas

Here’s a fun fact about koalas: something like 90 percent of them have Chlamydia! Normally it doesn’t cause any problems, but when they get stressed it leads to raging, uncontrollable diarrhea and a condition called “dirty tail.” So maybe don’t cuddle them like we all know you want to. 12 more words

Ratings

Extinct fanged kangaroos, new research

This video says about itself:

The Fossil Record and Evolution of Kangaroos

28 February 2016

I would first like to give visual credit to BBC Earth, which they have some epic shots on kangaroos.

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Mammals

Portrait of a Buck

When the search for a small animal turned into a close encounter with a big one! This portrait of a Western Grey Kangaroo – often overlooked and taken for granted in the Australian bush – shows its raw and authentic features when foraging at arm’s length. 22 more words

Photography