Ball's Pyramid in the Tasman sea is located 19 kilometers from Lord Howe Island east of Australia.

Six-Legged Giant Finds Secret Hideaway, Hides For 80 Years

Ball's Pyramid in the Tasman sea is located 19 kilometers from Lord Howe Island east of Australia.

Lord Howe Island Stick Insect hatching

Lord Howe Island Stick Insect hatching

Lord Howe Island Stick Insect hatching

Lord Howe Island Stick Insect hatching

Exiled from the tropical paradise where they evolved, a tiny population of remarkable stick insects dodged extinction by hiding under a single windswept bush on the world's tallest sea stack for 80 years. Thanks to a dedicated team of scientists they're now living safely in captivity, but when can they go home?     Keep in touch with us over at https://www.facebook.com/StickyShortFilm . We'd love to hear from you.    Awards:  SXSW Films for the Forest 2014 (WINNER: Best Film Under 40…

Exiled from the tropical paradise where they evolved, a tiny population of remarkable stick insects dodged extinction by hiding under a single windswept bush on the world's tallest sea stack for 80 years. Thanks to a dedicated team of scientists they're now living safely in captivity, but when can they go home? Keep in touch with us over at https://www.facebook.com/StickyShortFilm . We'd love to hear from you. Awards: SXSW Films for the Forest 2014 (WINNER: Best Film Under 40…

Act Wild for Lord Howe Island Stick Insects

Act Wild for Lord Howe Island Stick Insects

A trailer for my new film, a short animated documentary telling the amazing story of the stick insects from Lord  Howe Island.  A love song to evolution, uniqueness, life and the little creatures underfoot.    Learn more at http://www.bespokeanimation.com and follow the production on facebook:   http://www.facebook.com/StickyShortFilm    Awards:  SXSW Films for the Forest 2014 (WINNER: Best Film Under 40 Minutes)  St Kilda Film Festival 2014 (WINNER: Best Documentary, NOMINATED: Best Film)…

A trailer for my new film, a short animated documentary telling the amazing story of the stick insects from Lord Howe Island. A love song to evolution, uniqueness, life and the little creatures underfoot. Learn more at http://www.bespokeanimation.com and follow the production on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/StickyShortFilm Awards: SXSW Films for the Forest 2014 (WINNER: Best Film Under 40 Minutes) St Kilda Film Festival 2014 (WINNER: Best Documentary, NOMINATED: Best Film)…

Melbourne Zoo - The Lord Howe Island Stick Insect was driven to the brink of extinction by Black Rats in the early twentieth century. However, in 2001 it was rediscovered on Balls Pyramid, a rat-free volcanic outcrop 23 km off the coast of Lord Howe Island.

Melbourne Zoo - The Lord Howe Island Stick Insect was driven to the brink of extinction by Black Rats in the early twentieth century. However, in 2001 it was rediscovered on Balls Pyramid, a rat-free volcanic outcrop 23 km off the coast of Lord Howe Island.

Secret life of the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect

Secret life of the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect

San Diego Zoo - Juvenile Lord Howe island stick insect on green leaf

San Diego Zoo - Juvenile Lord Howe island stick insect on green leaf

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