The WWF is fighting to save New Caledonia's dugongs
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The Golden lion tamarin, a successful conservation program
Japan's mysterious glowing squid
The bombardier beetle ejects a hot chemical spray
What a lovely creature, perhaps with all its attributes the scientists could study them long term and perhaps find a cure for tumours and cancer. Would the little beastie be UGLY then?
Research could be positive with cancer spreading cells and theirs.
I want one
They might not feel pain, and this occurs in humans too - very very rarely of course - but despite this surely it can be hurt?
You might not feel a gunshot wound, but you’ll still be suffering from internal bleeding. If this mole rat fell in acid it would still die, surely.
The main female pees on the other females' food, her pee sterilises them. When she,s ready to stop being in charge she stops peeing on their food.
What bothers me though is that we only know about them not feeling pain etc. because someone tortured some and killed some in a laboratory in the name of science.
I'd rather animals were left alone and stayed a mystery to humans.
We meddle too much with nature.
Let the cloning end human hibrid experiments begin
They shall inherit the earth.
Interesting trade off.
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I don't like the look of them.