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Lonesome George, the last surviving giant tortoise of Pinta Island in the Galapagos Islands, has died. Scientists say he was more than 100 years old.
Staff at the Galapagos National Park in Ecuador say George, the only remaining member of his subspecies, was found dead by his long-term keeper.
The park said it was “unhappily surprised” to discover his charge “stretched out in the direction of his watering hole with no signs of life,” on Sunday.
A post-mortem examination will ascertain the cause of death; as old as he was by human standards, Lonesome George was not old for a giantMore >
While fans may have new music to download from her this summer, Miley Cyrus won’t around to enjoy it herself.
Reps for the artist confirmed today that Cyrus will soon kick off an international tour.
“Miley has a huge fanbase worldwide,” a tour source tells E! News. “She’s pumped that her scheduled has opened up and allowed her to perform for fans abroad.”
First, Saturday Night Live. Next, the world! Miley Cyrus is looking to expand her fan base.
So, where will the tour begin? In Quito, Ecuador on April 29 at and then in Lima, Peru on May 1. Tickets go on sale for those shows on March 26More >