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Science/Tech / The Times of India

This tortoise single-handedly saved its species with its sex drive

A tortoise, that helped save its species from extinction by having hundreds of children, will soon be released into the wild on his native Espanola Island after officials said the programme which recruited Diego from San Diego Zoo four decades ago - has been a success. Around 40% of the new tortoises on the island are Diegos descendents.

13 Jan 2020 9:20 am