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One foot out of the grave: Wolves back in Luxembourg

After a century of absence, wolves have returned to one of Europe’s smallest countries. DNA has provided the necessary evidence. […]

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Tiny bat breaks long-distance record on an epic journey across Europe

When biologists recovered a previously ringed bat in northern Spain, they were baffled. The small Nathusius’ pipistrelle male had travelled […]

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Not to be outdone: The platypus fluoresces, too

Biofluorescent fur, first observed in Marsupials, then in Placentals, has now been discovered in the Monotreme Platypus. This means that […]

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Climbing trees to study the elusive bearcat

The bearcat is not a bear nor a cat, but a peculiar arboreal civet. Bearcats, or binturongs, live in the […]

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