Jacki Comber

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Endangered rhinos may be moved to Australia as ‘insurance’

Dozens of South African rhinos could be moved to Australia in a last-ditch bid to save them from rampant poaching and create an “insurance” population for the species.<p>Businessmen Ray Dearlove and Allan Davies, founders of the Australian Rhino Project, are in discussions with Taronga Zoo to support …

Why Some Dinosaurs Got Smaller

Theropods that evolved into birds aren't the only dinosaurs that preferred life on the small side.<p>The past week has been a total goldmine for dinosaur enthusiasts. Last Monday, a team led by paleontologist Steve Brusatte published a comprehensive survey revealing that dinosaurs might have survived …

Galapagos Scientists May Have Witnessed The Birth Of A New Species

Peter and Rosemary Grant, made famous by the book The Beak of the Finch, cap off their careers with an extraordinary find.<p>It's been nearly 20 years since the publication of <i>The Beak of the Finch</i>. Now, author Jonathan Weiner has an update. The husband-and-wife biology duo that the book follows, may …