Granddad the World's oldest fish is put down aged 90
, an Australian lungfish
who was four feet long and weighed 25 pounds, was euthanized on Sunday at Shedd Aquarium in Chicago. He had stopped eating and his organs were failing.
The ‘World’s oldest fiancee’ gets engaged at 106
: The smitten seniors with the combined age of 172 years have separate rooms at a retirement home and were determined to prove it's never too late to be with your soulmate.
Beth Moon photographs the World’s oldest trees
: US-based photographer Beth Moon
has been fascinated by trees
since the 1990s and has travelled to Madagascar, Cambodia and beyond to photograph some of the world's oldest
Basi the World's oldest panda turns 37 years old
: The Strait panda
World in China prepared a cake out of Basi
's favourite treats for her 37th birthday. The bear has become the world's oldest panda
in captivity after Jia Jia died in Hong Kong aged 38.
World's oldest killer whale dies at the age of 105
: Scientists have studied the remarkable cetacean since 1971 when they estimated she was 60 years old. Granny was last spotted on 12 October in the Haro Strait and is now presumed dead.
World's oldest male panda with more than 130 descendants dies aged 31
: Pan Pan - whose name means 'hope' in Chinese - was a prolific father, siring many cubs over the years that have gone on to have offspring of their own. He died in China's south-west Sichuan province.