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These Humans With Animal Best Friends Could Star In Your New Favorite Disney Movie

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 09.03.2014 | Comedy

You know how Snow White had all those woodland critters serenading her with song as they helped her dust, straighten, cook and generally slave over he...

Kangaroos Actually Have Five Legs... Sort Of

| Ian Randall | Posted 07.05.2014 | Science

Watch a kangaroo in the Australian outback, and you’ll notice something strange—when they walk, they have five “legs.” As they graze on grasse...

From the Great Barrier Reef to Ningaloo Reef, Diving Australia's Coasts

Jenny Block | Posted 08.24.2014 | Travel
Jenny Block

Australia is a massive country with so much to see. It was impossible to do it all in one fell swoop. But diving and snorkeling both coasts and checking out a couple of lesser-known, nearby cities was an amazing way to get a glimpse of this incredibly versatile country.

This Baby Kangaroo Just Wants Some Personal Time, Okay?

Posted 03.23.2014 | Green

We've all snapped when our personal bubble gets invaded, so we get it baby kangaroo. These adorable joeys -- named Gladys, George and Lillian -- li...

Boston and Melbourne: Separated at Birth?

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.20.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Sydney, Australia, and New York are superman destinations, wrestling for attention and flying onto the world's front page. Boston and Melbourne? They're more like spectacled Clark Kents. And each is secretly glad.

Tree Kangaroo Joeys Play In Their Caretaker's House

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 03.09.2014 | Green

Anneli and Kimberley are two very adorable tree kangaroo joeys who were watched by wildlife caretaker Margit Cianelli in North Queensland, Australia. ...

WATCH: Loose Kangaroo Leads Texas Police On Slow-Speed Chase

AP | Posted 11.14.2013 | Weird News

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Officers in West Texas who answered calls about a kangaroo hopping along a road helped capture the pet and return the animal t...

Kangaroo Hit By Car Hops Into Airport For Help

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Weird News

SYDNEY -- SYDNEY (AP) — An injured kangaroo hopped into an airport in Australia's second-largest city on Wednesday, perplexing passengers as it made...

Cuddling A Koala In Australia

Andrea Poe | Posted 08.21.2013 | Travel
Andrea Poe

Holding a koala is unlike anything you might expect. First, it's the baby-sized bottom cupped in your hands. Next it's the sharp hooked nails that sink into your flesh. And finally, as the koala calms, a tight, warm marsupial hug.

Rage Issues

Posted 02.25.2013 | Comedy

This kangaroo does not like hippos. Via Daily Picks and Flicks and Tastefully Offensive ...

WATCH: Runaway Kangaroo Gives Australian Police The Slip

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 01.09.2013 | Green

A rogue kangaroo gave police the slip for several hours in Australia Monday, after getting loose within a parking garage at Melbourne Airport. Aus...

Yo, This Kangaroo Ain't Afraid Of You

Posted 08.13.2012 | Comedy

Damn, it must feel good to be a "kangsta". If this picture posted by Reddit user Tru3lagg shows, not even being on the wrong side of the fence can get...

WATCH: Kangaroo And Lemur Play Tag

Posted 08.10.2012 | Comedy

It's no secret that we all have a soft spot for interspecies friendships, but somehow Bug the kangaroo and Lolli the lemur take the cake. They live...

That's Right, Mate: Kangaroo On The Loose

AP | Posted 07.02.2012 | Weird News

PASCO, Wash. (AP) — Startled drivers weren't seeing things — it really was a kangaroo hopping down the highway in Washington state. The meander...

Where's the Boar? In Search of Wild Game in NYC

Yuliya Neyman | Posted 05.01.2012 | Home
Yuliya Neyman

New York City lags behind its game-loving peers in the heartland and down south, where dishes like turtle stew make amphibious game into a delicacy.

Australian Woman Attacked By Huge Kangaroo

AP | Posted 12.19.2011 | Green

PERTH, Australia -- An Australian woman said she thought she was about to die when a huge kangaroo attacked her while she was walking her dogs. Janet...

Hopping-mad Kangaroo Maced By Outback Aussie Cops

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 09.25.2011 | Weird News

CANBERRA, Australia — Two Australian police officers used pepper spray to fight off a rogue kangaroo that had attacked an elderly woman in her b...

PHOTOS: From Wee To Whopping -- 7 Itty Bitty Baby Animals That Grow Up Big

The Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's hard to believe how little and cute these baby animals are. But it's even harder to believe they grow up to be so huge! Here are seven animals t...

Kangaroo Tries To Drown Dog, Attacks Owner

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MELBOURNE, Australia — A kangaroo startled by a man walking his dog attacked the pair, pinning the pet underwater and slashing the owner in the ...

10 Worst Evolutionary Designs

wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

2. Hyena clitoris. When engorged, this "pseudopenis," which doubles as the birth canal, becomes so hard it can crush babies to death during exit....

Australia Kangaroo Culling Sparks Conservationist Outrage

Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Protesters descend on Australian army base as marksmen slaughter kangaroos to protect other species...

Kangaroo On The Loose In Upstate New York

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CANASTOTA, N.Y. — A wayward 'roo named Bandit is wandering around an upstate New York community. tate police said motorists reported seeing a ka...

Kangaroos "Are Closely Related To Humans"

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Humans and kangaroos are close cousins on the evolutionary tree sharing a common ancestor 150 million years ago, according to Australian researchers. ...

Kangaroo Meat Better For Environment

Reuters | Michael Perry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

SYDNEY - Farming kangaroos instead of sheep and cattle in Australia could cut by almost a quarter the greenhouse gases produced by grazing livestock, ...