Search results

  1. C

    Giant tortoise thought extinct for a century discovered on Galapagos island

    A giant tortoise in the Galápagos Islands that was thought to have gone extinct over a century ago just came out of hiding. Researchers discovered the female tortoise on the Galápagos' Fernandina Island during a joint expedition carried out by the Galápagos National Park Directorate and the...
  2. C

    Sparkplug broke out of his enclosure and wound up 30 miles away

    A 200-pound tortoise named Sparkplug broke out of his enclosure and wound up 30 miles away from his Alabama home By Scottie Andrew, CNN Updated 10:38 AM ET, Wed October 28, 2020 A beloved African spurred tortoise named Sparkplug made a daring escape from his Alabama enclosure and wound up...
  3. C

    A 150-pound runaway tortoise is back home after 74 days on the lam

    Oh great and all-knowing Admins, please feel free to move this to the best spot if this one is wrong. 🐢 A 150-pound runaway tortoise is back home after 74 days on the lam By David Williams, CNN Updated 6:11 PM ET, Sat August 22, 2020 Solomon enjoys a bowl of his favorite foods upon his...
Top