With new nano-sized acoustic transmitters, scientists followed the pathways of loggerhead turtle hatchlings. According to the study, local oceanic conditions are believed to drive the evolution of some unique swimming behaviors.

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The health risks and benefits of vegetarianism have long been discussed in relation to the human diet, but newly published research reveals that it’s definitely of benefit to the reptile population. That, and being less sexually active. The research team investigated how longevity of 1,014 species of scaled reptiles is influenced by key environmental characteristics and by their feeding and sexual habits.

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Washington Township man who lost hundreds of snakes in a fire looks to the future

October 24, 2014

Larry Kenton, who lost hundreds of snakes in a fire this week, said his passion for the reptile started on a baseball field in Maryland. Go to Source

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Turtle Creek tower from the ’70s gets makeover by new owner

October 23, 2014

The 3131 Turtle Creek tower was purchased by Dallas-based Cardinal Capital Partners which plans to remodel the 42-year-old office high-rise. Go to Source

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Lost 60-pound pet tortoise returned to 11-year-old owner

October 23, 2014

Renewing one’s faith in people, for some, is no easy feat. Sometimes it takes something big — or, as one South County father recently discovered, something big, and slow, and green — and lost — but de Go to Source

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Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. Announces Release of 2014 Third Quarter Stockholders’ Reports for Closed-End Funds …

October 23, 2014

Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C., the adviser of NDP, NTG, TPZ, TTP and TYG announced today the release of 2014 third quarter stockholders' reports for each of these funds. Go to Source

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Rare video of modern dinosaur hatching from shell

October 23, 2014

Native to New Zealand, the tuatara is the only remaining species of a type of reptile that went extinct 60 million years ago Go to Source

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Florida lizards evolve rapidly, within 15 years and 20 generations

October 23, 2014

Scientists working on islands in Florida have documented the rapid evolution of a native lizard species — in as little as 15 years — as a result of pressure from an invading lizard species, introduced from Cuba. Go to Source

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Turtle Beach Stealth 500X Fully Wireless Gaming Headset for the Xbox One Now Shipping to Stores

October 23, 2014

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Turtle Beach, the leading audio brand in the video games industry, today announced that the officially licensed Ear Force Stealth 500X wireless surround sound headset for Xbox One is now shipping to retailers. The Stealth 500X is the first fully wireless headset for the Xbox One and is expected [...]

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LOST & FOUND

October 23, 2014

Cecil the tortoise was back in his pen on Monday. Published: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 2:18 p.m. Last Modified: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 2:18 p.m. Go to Source

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