09 Jul '11, 4am

Rare donkra born in China | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Rare donkra born in China | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Rare donkra born in China. (Screencap) By Gaby Leslie, Yahoo! News A rare half-zebra half-donkey or 'donkra' is the latest addition to a wildlife park in south east China . The newborn of a female zebra and male donkey was welcomed into the world at theXiamen Haicang Safari Park and has already been attracting a lot of attention from visitors. The cute cross-breed — just the fourth of his kind ever reported to have been born — has four black-and-white-striped legs just like a zebra, with the rest of its brown body bearing a resemblance to a donkey. Zookeeper Lin Qiaoyong reportedly said that the foal nearly died during its delivery by asphyxiation after choking on its mother's amniotic fluid . According to the zoo, the mother zebra mated naturally with the male donkey after the two were left together in the same enclosure. [Story: Lost Antarctic penguin stranded in New Zea...

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Rare 'zonkey' born in China zoo

Rare 'zonkey' born in China zoo

straitstimes.com 07 Jul '11, 9am

A rare female zebra and male donkey hybrid, known as a donkra or zonkey, has been born at Xiamen Haicang Zoo in south-east...

Netizens create parodies of ‘Fun Pack Song’ | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

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sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Jul '11, 10am

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Japan Scores Huge Rare Earth Find in the South Pacific

Japan Scores Huge Rare Earth Find in the South ...

cleantechnica.com 09 Jul '11, 6am

A truly gigantic rare earth find in sea mud off the coasts of Tahiti and Honolulu has just been announced by a Japanese re...

#NASA #Earth #News: Rare Snow in Atacama Desert...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 08 Jul '11, 11pm

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Top 40 Facebook countries in Asia | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

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sg.news.yahoo.com 07 Jul '11, 4am

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Chinese red-light blogger caught red-handed | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Chinese red-light blogger caught red-handed | W...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Jul '11, 4pm

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Rare Snow in Atacama Desert, Chile [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 08 Jul '11, 10pm

Ordinarily, flashes of white rise from salt pans in South America’s Atacama Desert. But on July 7, 2011, when the Moderate...

Is this the worst-ever NDP song? | What’s buzzi...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Jul '11, 3am

Please do not allow this song to be used for National Day or for any event in Singapore. It is horrendous and the lyrics a...

Toddler born in S’pore in bitter adoption tussle | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Toddler born in S’pore in bitter adoption tussl...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Jul '11, 1pm

Mohamed Isaac Bin Mohamed Adnan, 3, was repatriated to Malaysia on 1 July. (Facebook photo) A three-year-old boy born in S...

Tempest-from-hell seen on Saturn - Yahoo! News ...

sg.news.yahoo.com 09 Jul '11, 3pm

Imagine being caught in a thunderstorm as wide as the Earth with discharges of lightning 10,000 times more powerful than n...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Jul '11, 5am

I am a bit surprized by this video. When I stand near a passing train on a station passing at less than half the speed of ...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 01 Jul '11, 11pm

By Steven Millward, Penn-Olson The girl, known only as "Wen", advertised her virginity on Chinese microblogging … A mainla...

China Digest – 8 Jul

sgentrepreneurs.com 08 Jul '11, 2am

Here you can find some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs ...

China ist Weltmeister in grünen Investitionen

sonnenseite.com 09 Jul '11, 10pm

211 Milliarden US-Dollar wurden 2010 weltweit in erneuerbare Energien investiert. Davon allein 48,9 Milliarden in China, d...

Brand-new South #Sudan is home to some increasingly rare African megafauna, says @mongabay

Brand-new South #Sudan is home to some increasi...

news.mongabay.com 10 Jul '11, 8pm

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