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23 April 2014 Last updated at 16:28

Squirrel 'supermum' stuns wardensRed squirrel kitten (left) and mother

A red squirrel at a conservation centre in Norfolk stuns wardens by producing her 48th kitten in six years. BBC News


Antarctic minke whaleMystery of 'ocean quacks' solved

The mystery of a bizarre quacking sound often heard in the Southern Ocean has finally been solved, scientists report. BBC News

Dead turtle dove - file picMalta criticised for mass bird shoot

A leading British naturalist accuses Malta of failing to prevent large-scale illegal shooting of migratory birds by hunters. BBC News

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