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Do Quokkas Throw Their Babies?
Do Quokkas Really Throw Their Babies?
The explorers who first encountered Rottnest Island, just off the Australian coast near Perth, thought quokkas were large rats and gave the island its name.
Guess who landed up in the hospital instead? This question started as an online joke, and as time went on, people started taking it seriously.
Samuel Volckertzoon thought that they were cats in 1658.