The Dugong Show: 24-hour webcast shows star Thai sea cows

Asia Pacific Jul 7, 2019

The Dugong Show: 24-hour webcast shows star Thai sea cows

A round-the-clock webcast starring two beloved baby dugongs in Thailand named Mariam and Jamil went live Sunday, allowing a more in-depth look at the celebrity sea cows. Mariam captured hearts in viral social media posts last month showing her playfully nuzzling up to rescuers in ...

Thai princess names orphaned dugong 'handsome sea prince'

Environment Jul 6, 2019

Thai princess names orphaned dugong 'handsome sea prince'

A second orphan baby dugong found stranded on a southern Thai beach has been named "handsome sea prince" by one of the country's princesses, officials said Saturday, as sea cow craze sweeps the kingdom. Southern Thailand's waters are home to about 250 of the mammals, ...