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Lonesome George To Be Stuffed For Display

Lonesome George, the 100-year old tortoise famous for being the last of his kind, is set to be stuffed and put on display at the research station where he spent the last forty years before his death. George was a …

Lonesome George Dies: Pinta Island’s Last Giant Tortoise Passes Away
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Lonesome George, the world’s last Pinta Island giant tortoise, has passed away. According to AFP, George’s caretaker, Fausto Llerena, found the creature’s body stretched out near its watering hole. As of this writing, the cause of death is unknown; scientists …