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Pythons Not Only Invasive Animal Problem in Florida

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February 15, 2013
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While hunters stalked the elusive Burmese python through Florida's Everglades over the past month, state and federal wildlife officials set traps for other animals menacing native wildlife in a fragile ecosystem.


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AP (Mar. 18, 2014) — Researchers hoping to fight the spread of Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades made a surprise finding: pythons have a homing sense and will return to their place of capture. (March 18) Video provided by AP
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Ready for Python Pizza? Florida Diners Get a Taste

Ready for Python Pizza? Florida Diners Get a Taste

AFP (Feb. 1, 2014) — One restauranteur gets creative in an effort to bring awareness to the impact invasive pythons are having on Everglades National Park. Invented in 2011, python pizza has seen marked success in southern Florida. Video provided by AFP
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Burmese Pythons Swarm South Florida

Burmese Pythons Swarm South Florida

AFP (Feb. 14, 2014) — Burmese pythons have no known predators in Florida and are becoming a threat to the ecosystem. Environmentalists believe the invasion started when snake owners started releasing their pets into the Everglades National Park. Duration: 02:25 Video provided by AFP
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The Global Food Crisis What's Behind It?

The Global Food Crisis What's Behind It?

Deutsche Welle (Sep. 24, 2012) — Staple foods are becoming increasingly expensive. Wealthy western countries are largely unaffected by the problem but the developing world is badly hit. People there are having to spend most of their income on food, and many can no longer afford even the basics. Meager harvests are not the only factors driving up food prices. We look at the roots of the problem.
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