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Hans Zimmer on making music for Planet Earth 2
Hollywood composer Hans Zimmer tells us how he used music to bring the amazing stories of David Attenborough's Planet Earth 2 to life.
Polar bear cub arrives in time for Christmas
Check out this newborn polar bear cub and his snoozing mum at a zoo in Munich, Germany.
Meet the alpaca guards protecting turkeys
Watch the alpacas with a very important role - guarding 24,000 turkeys from being attacked by foxes!
How do you move Gentoo penguins across Europe?
A group of Gentoo penguins are being moved from Denmark in northern Europe to Birmingham here in the UK. It's a tricky job, as Jenny's been finding out...
Colourful coral bleached by warm seas
Ayshah finds out how warmer waters have caused problems for the once colourful Great Barrier Reef.
How to bring a penguin puppet to life
A puppeteer from the show Mr Popper's Penguins shows us how she makes her penguin puppet come to life.
Penguins get special pipeline to help them cross road
A town in New Zealand has built a special tunnel to help keep their penguins safe!
Wildlife Photographer of the Year - People's Choice
A series of incredible pictures of the world's wildlife are in the running for the People's Choice Award. All of the photos are currently on display at the Natural History Museum in London, which organises the competition, but here's a selection of some of them. The 25 finalists were picked from around 50,000 photo entries from 95 countries.
Watch Orca the baby grey seal be released back into the wild
Watch a video of the moment Orca the baby grey seal is released back into the wild after being rescued in Cornwall.
Dippy the Dinosaur is off on an adventure
After standing still for over 100 years, Dippy the Diplodocus is making a move from London across the UK.
Scientists discover '30 new species' in hidden caves
Scientists say they have discovered 30 new species of animal in underwater caves in Croatia, following a two-year search.
Prince Harry snubbed by feathery friend Polly parrot
Parrots of the Caribbean get cheeky with their Royal visitor, as Polly the naughty bird refuses to speak to Prince Harry on his tour of St. Vincent.
Pictures: Animal hitchhikers
We found this photo of a frog with some uninvited guests attached. Check out the animals catching a lift on their unusual friends.
Porky pets that have gone from fat to fit
These animals were getting a bit too big for their collars but some hard work and healthy eating changed all that!
Staffy sniffer dogs helping the police fight crime
Some abandoned Staffordshire Bull Terriers are getting a chance as police sniffer dogs.
Meet the 'Puggles'!
An Australian zoo is celebrating its first baby echidnas in almost 30 years.
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Pictures: Weird animals invading sports events
After hundreds of moths invaded the Euro 2016 final, Newsround looks back at some other animals that have tried to get in on the sporting action.


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