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Improvised Pouch-Rearing for Orphaned Baby Wallaby 
Heading the cute parade this month is an adorable baby wallaby that volunteers are hand rearing. The duty includes carrying the little joey around in an improvised pouch while he matures. The BBC shares: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-wiltshire-48643146/orphaned-baby-wallaby-hand-reared-in-rucksack

Baby Owl Learns to Fly 
Coming in second on the cute list is this young long-eared owl, in Britain, learning to fly. Again, the BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-wales-48597711/baby-long-eared-owl-rusty-learns-to-fly-at-botanic-garden

National Geographic Travel Photo Winners 
Nat Geo’s annual travel photo contest resulted in some stunning photos winning the varied prizes. The BBC has collected them for your enjoyment: https://www.bbc.com/news/in-pictures-48614154

Remarkable Video of Giant Squid 
People don’t really cross paths with giant squid, as a rule. It’s probably not surprising then, that only recently was a giant squid captured on camera, in U.S. waters. The creature’s movement is exquisite as it attacks the drone filming it. The Oregonian provides: https://www.oregonlive.com/nation/2019/06/watch-scientists-capture-rare-video-of-giant-squid-in-gulf-of-mexicos-midnight-zone.html