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Extraordinary video of massive tornado will leave you mesmerized

These popular mushrooms are carnivorous

When lynx argue about sex, it's hard to ignore

Startlingly big sinkhole opens in New Zealand

Sea otters are helping save their own habitat

Deaf, partially blind dog kept child safe in Australian wilderness

10 (almost) deserted islands

Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

9 things you don't know about John Muir

New wildlife corridor is a road to survival for animals in Brazil's Atlantic Forest

Lost beagle found after 9 days (and 1,000 searchers and a helicopter)

To help a native bee, you have to know one