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Science & Technology
- Newsround's new RSS feeds - update your feeds
- Newsround's RSS feeds have changed, so you'll need to update your feed reader to keep up to date!
- VIDEO: Gorilla gets 'Bake Off' birthday cake
- A girlie gorilla who loves pink celebrated her 40th birthday at London Zoo on Thursday with a colourful parsnip, potato and carrot cake.
- VIDEO: Chimps carry out night time raids
- Wild chimps carry out night time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into more risky behaviour.
- Monster shark 'kept whales in check'
- The extinction of the biggest shark ever known to science, may have triggered whales to grow to their hefty sizes.
- Watch: Mystery of big armed dinosaur solved
- Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years.
- Diesel wins Westminster dog of the year title
- Diesel the German Shepherd has been crowned the 2014 Westminster dog of the year winner.
- VIDEO: Tortoises born in Lake District
- Four baby tortoises have been born at the Lake District wildlife park in Cumbria for the first time.
- VIDEO: Horse walks into a police station
- A horse has been captured on CCTV walking into a police station in Winsford, Cheshire.
- VIDEO: Hawk attacks drone in the sky
- A drone camera is brought down from the air by a red-tailed hawk who wasn't happy about it flying in its air space.
- VIDEO: Bear filmed wandering around shop
- A black bear cub has been filmed wandering the aisles of a shop in the US state of Oregon.
- Watch: The making of new wildlife programme
- A new wildlife programme called Life Story follows the dangerous journeys animals have to make.
- Pictures: Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards
- A picture of lions resting on a rock in Africa has won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award.
- VIDEO: Keepers surprised by baby meerkat
- Animal keepers at a rescue centre in Penrith, Cumbria, have been enjoying an unexpected arrival - a baby meerkat.
- Police capture inflatable crocodile
- Police called to a report of a suspected escaped crocodile in a Plymouth garden discover it is an inflatable toy.
- Mussels kill off UK native species
- An invasive army of damaging mussels and shrimps are muscling into the UK - killing off native species. They breed so fast they can clog water pipes.
- VIDEO: Kangaroo fight caught on camera
- Watch this amazing video of two kangaroos having a fight on a street in Australia.
- Woman finds three-inch leech in nose
- A backpacker finds a leech which had been living in her nose for a month after returning from a trip to South East Asia.
- VIDEO: Fears for endangered Natterjack toad
- Scientists in Scotland are worried about the falling number of Natterjack toads.
- VIDEO: Chocolate coated insects dipped in fountain
- A museum in America invites visitors to try an unusual chocolate fountain!
- Robot learns how snakes climb dunes
- US researchers discover how sidewinder snakes climb sand dunes by copying the moves with a robot.
- Watch Newsround
- Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.
- Watch: The leopard raised in a bathroom
- A baby leopard called Nimbus has been raised by a family in their bathroom.
- Pictures: Behind the scenes with Nimbus
- Take a sneak peak behind the scenes when Martin met Nimbus, the clouded leopard.
- VIDEO: Cats - 3 things you might not know!
- Are cats more selfish than dogs? Do cats have friends? And should you ever look a cat in the eye? BBC Cat Watch presenter Liz Bonnin gives us the answers...
- VIDEO: Shark attacks underwater camera
- A drone captures the first-ever close-up of a Great White shark's lethal bite.
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