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Thu, Jul 10, 2014 1:48 PM
The newly protected areas account for nearly half of the estimated 1,531 miles of shoreline used by the threatened sea turtles.
Reid Wiseman had been active on Vine before his launch and the video from the International Space Station, posting videos while training and working in Russia.
Scientists have released the first 'point of view' video filmed by a wild polar bear, offering a glimpse into the animals' daily lives.
New research could stop the spread of citrus greening, a disease that is killing Florida's oranges.
When Rick Gruber saw the ground squirrel in a pool, he fished it out and performed CPR — and caught it on video.
At Sunflower Farm, a group of adorable little kids takes a break from munching on grain to go for a run with their human friends. [Video]
Clean tech has made great strides in the U.S. recently. But if you take a look around the globe, you'll find equally encouraging signs.
A mute swan signet scarfs up some delicious algae, mimicking mom who feasts in the background.
New knowledge about the raptor's senses is guiding scientists and conservationists toward better decisions for protecting the species.
When a rat passed up some food it liked in favor of waiting a shorter time for food it liked less, it would look at the area containing its favored food.
Native to the Timbavati region of South Africa, these exquisite big cats are the result of a recessive leucistic gene that occurs naturally in the Kruger subspecies of African lion.
When you stop to take a close (very close) look at the world from a ladybug's perspective, it's amazing the terrain that these little insects navigate every day!
When a grizzly bear decides to charge downstream after a salmon, it's a good idea to stay out of the way.
A new coalition of Japanese tour operators is trying to seize on the country's waning interest in killing wild cetaceans.
YouTube user Alexandr Mish recently created this heartwarming compilation of humans saving animals. Enjoy! (Video)
Wherever the asteroid made impact would result in a carter about three miles across, with windows shattering over 60 miles away.
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