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Quagga Resurrection

The quagga, a relative of the zebra, went extinct over 100 years ago. Now, a group of scientists outside of Cape Town are bringing it back.

Tasmanian Tiger, Prehistoric Oddity

The first sightings were north of Cairns, in the Christian Kropp knows what he saw. It was unmistakable. Not only that, it happened twice. We’re talking about the Tasmanian tiger. Christian, 36, has been going deep into the Barrington Tops wilderness for years. “Being a Maitland boy and coming from a large family of six, we were always camping,” he said. “We know this place like the back of our hands.” We reported last week that researcher Rex Gilroy believed the Tasmanian tiger [also known as the thylacine] still existed in the Barrington Tops wilderness. Scientists say the thylacine became extinct in Tasmania in 1936 and on the Australian mainland about 2000 years ago. Nevertheless, there

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