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Wombat State Forest Nocturnal 4WD Tour from Woodend or Melbourne Enjoy an adventure through the Wombat State Forest as you see waterfalls, taste mineral water, discover gold rush history and spot wild animals including wombats, kangaroos, wallabies, possums, and owls. Dinner, refreshments and Melbourne CBD hotel drop-offs are included, as well as many facts and stories about the area. Departing at 3pm from Woodend Train Station or earlier from Melbourne CBD means you're able t...

Jake Gyllenhaal in his suite before jumping on a boat to director Tom Ford's Nocturnal Animals premiere at the Venice Film Festival | Greg Williams photography

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Kakapo: rare bird of NZ: only 62 left in existence. The name comes from the Maori language, meaning “night parrot”


A Galago. (Aka: A Bush Baby or Nagapies - Meaning: "Little Night Monkeys" in The Language of Afrikaans. A Nocturnal Primate Found in Africa.)


Night is purer than day; it is better for thinking and loving and dreaming... The echo of words that have been during the day takes on new and deeper meaning." - Ellie Wiesel.


Aardvark (Orycteropus afer): a medium-sized, burrowing, nocturnal mammal native to Africa. It is sometimes colloquially called "African antbear", "anteater", or the "Cape anteater" after the Cape of Good Hope. The name comes from earlier Afrikaans (erdvark) and means "earth pig" or "ground pig" (aarde earth/ground, vark pig), because of its burrowing habits, but is not related to the pig.


5 things you probably don't know about hermit crabs

Hermit crabs are nocturnal, meaning they're most active after sunset. That's when you can observe them drinking, eating, cleaning or interacting with other crabs. According to PawNation, wild hermit crabs are most active from 8 p.m. to midnight.

In early folklore, Aesop’s fables, Greek and Indian mythology Owl represented wisdom and helpfulness and had the power of prophecy. Owl is associated with magic, divination and nocturnal vision. To some cultures the Owl is the sacred messenger for the Spirit world. In many cultures Owl feathers are used to ward off negativity and dark energies * One of the 48 cards in the - this is a brief description and not the complete oracle meaning.


Cacomistle, Bassariscus sumichrasti, is a nocturnal, arboreal and omnivorous member of the carnivoran family Procyonidae. The term cacomistle is from the Nahuatl language (tlahcomiztli) and means "half cat" or "half mountain lion"; it is sometimes also used to refer to the ringtail, Bassariscus astutus, a similar species that inhabits arid northern Mexico and the American Southwest.