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Tasmanian Devil

Hurricane Watch: Eyeing Little Big Storm

Diana Fasanella | Posted 10.25.2014 | Comedy
Diana Fasanella

Every summer during the height of Florida's hurricane season, I wonder. I wonder if predictions of tropical quietude or cyclonic upheaval will validate meteorologists' year-to-year models, the computer-generated guesses I've dubbed "Little Big Storms."

From Tasmanian Devils to Komodo Dragons: 6 Toothy Customers -- Beware of Jaws on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.29.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

OK, this is not the great white shark of movie fame, just a random, by no means exhaustive, look at some of the many other toothy customers out there ...

Interview: Willem Dafoe Is The Hunter

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

It was one of the most wonderful and unique starts to an interview ever: Within a minute, Willem was speaking in the incomprehensible babble of the Looney Tunes Tasmanian Devil. And then in Italian. Two of the world's finest languages!

Tasmanian Devil 'Map' May Save Animals, Humans From Cancer

Reuters | Maggie Lu-YueYang | Posted 04.17.2012 | Science

By Maggie Lu-YueYang CANBERRA (Reuters) - Scientists have mapped the genome of Australia's endangered Tasmanian devil for the first tim...

Winnie Cooper Actress Gets New Starring Role

Posted 01.11.2012 | Entertainment

She was the object of a generation of adolescent boys' affections, and now, she'll be the object of a bunch of rabid predators' hungry cravings. Dani...

WATCH: Baby Tasmanian Devils

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 10.13.2011 | Green

Don't let the name "Tasmanian devil" fool you. These four baby devils, or joeys, are super cute. In the video below, the Tasmanian devil keepers a...

PHOTOS: Tasmanian Devils Face Extinction

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Soon, the Tasmanian devil may only exist on episodes of "Looney Tunes." The Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is endangered in the wild, due to a...

PHOTOS: Saving Tasmanian Devils

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Australia's Taronga Zoo's newest exhibit is a Tasmanian devil breeding center. The center, located in Sydney, opened to aid the effort to prevent the ...

'A Glimmer of Hope' For Endangered Tasmanian Devil

AP | TANALEE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ADELAIDE, Australia — The discovery of a genetically distinct colony of Tasmanian devils may save the species from being wiped out by a contagio...

Movie Review: The Wolfman

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Joe Johnston's remake isn't dreadful -- certainly not as awful as the commercials make it look. It's not a good movie, by any stretch -- but it could have been a lot worse.

This Week in Animals: Blended Families, Panda Porn, Marching Penguins And More! (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The HuffPost Green page showcased some wild animal stories this week including scientific studies, animal videos and remarkable photos. Don't forget t...

'Social Networks' May Help Save Tasmanian Devils From Extinction

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Understanding how Tasmanian devils interact may help limit the spread of a disease that threatens to wipe out the wild population, a study has suggest...

Tasmanian Devils Endangered Due To Contagious Cancer

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CANBERRA, Australia — The Tasmanian devil, a snarling fox-sized marsupial made notorious by its Looney Tunes cartoon namesake Taz, was listed in...