Saturday, May 28, 2016
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
  Total images: 9,304   Total comments: 32,310   
Login or Register to upload an image.
  Tasmanian Tiger, Thylacine

Tasmanian Tiger, Thylacine
Image credit: Benjamin A. Sheppard

Uploader comment: The last known Thylacine, which died in captivity.

Image status: EXPLAINED The Tasmanian Tiger ( Thylacine ) was a real animal that was hunted to extinction in Australia in the 19th and early 20th century.

   

 
Comments on this image:
Comment icon #10 Posted by sourpatchkid on 4 August, 2004, 18:25
It's really sad when we wipe out animals for no reason, this was such a beautiful creature
Comment icon #9 Posted by azraelschroeder on 15 September, 2004, 4:23
yes, so pretty, and i never even heard of it until after it was extinct *snifle*
Comment icon #8 Posted by tamathea on 27 September, 2004, 13:29
They still have them on beer bottles, thanks to Cascade Brewery Tasmania. Good beer, too.
Comment icon #7 Posted by shadowlands_guide on 4 October, 2004, 3:11
Their are still sightings of the Thylacine
Comment icon #6 Posted by b0b on 13 October, 2004, 8:47
There are also sighting in Australia. Lots actually. But they have been extinct in Australia for over 3000 years supposedly.
Comment icon #5 Posted by ferrugem86 on 13 October, 2004, 10:05
save the dna and when we actually have enough technology just revive them :D
Comment icon #4 Posted by _vega_ on 23 November, 2004, 7:44
Too bad there dead, be awesome too see one in person.
Comment icon #3 Posted by neverheardofit on 29 November, 2004, 5:11
Aound when did they become extinct?Humans are bad!
Comment icon #2 Posted by mordred on 9 December, 2004, 7:20
Actually, I was watching Animal Planet and they had a Tasmanian Tiger fetus which they where trying to get DNA and put it in a dog's egg. Very complecated.
Comment icon #1 Posted by catseye64 on 15 December, 2004, 5:13
it does look like a dog


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


Image information
UM-Bot
January 31, 2004, 1:35 pm
Views:
Comments:
File size:
66344
43
13.97k
 
Recent news stories
Government study finds cellphone-cancer link
Posted 5-27-2016 | 46 comments
The findings suggest that exposure to cellphone radiation may cause brain and heart cancers in rats.
 
Giant squid may grow larger than a school bus
Posted 5-27-2016 | 9 comments
A new study has suggested that giant squid may actually grow to be much larger than previously believed.
 
Aristotle's lost tomb has finally been found
Posted 5-26-2016 | 10 comments
The long-sought final resting place of the Greek philosopher has been unearthed at a site in Macedonia.
 
New optical clock is most accurate ever built
Posted 5-26-2016 | 12 comments
Scientists have come up with a clock so accurate that it could even redefine the length of a second.
 
Neanderthal-built stone rings found in cave
Posted 5-25-2016 | 17 comments
Remarkable prehistoric structures made from stalagmites have been discovered inside a cave in France.
 
'Human dog' appears in daytime TV interview
Posted 5-25-2016 | 32 comments
Sound technician Tom Peters likes nothing more than to dress up in a latex costume and act like a dog.
 
Woman stalked by swarm of bees for 24 hours
Posted 5-25-2016 | 12 comments
Carol Howarth was shocked to discover that a swarm of 20,000 bees had followed her car all the way home.
 
Australian town is invaded by 100,000 bats
Posted 5-24-2016 | 15 comments
Batemans Bay in New South Wales has become so overrun that a state of emergency has been declared.
 
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2015
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ