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Inky prints show state of hedgehogsHedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)

Hedgehogs are more thinly spread in the UK than previously believed, a study using ink pads to record their paw prints reveals.


This picture taken on 13 April 2014 shows artificially bred Chinese sturgeons released into the Yangtze river in Yichang, central China's Hubei provinceAncient China fish 'nearly extinct'

The Chinese sturgeon, thought to have existed for more than 140 million years, is now on the brink of extinction, say local media. BBC News

Amazon rainforestBrazil builds giant Amazon tower

Construction has begun on a giant observation tower in the heart of the Amazon basin in Brazil to monitor climate change. BBC News

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