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Goodnight, Colo! Oldest Gorilla in the US Dies in Sleep

Goodnight, Colo! Oldest Gorilla in the US Dies in Sleep

Colo, the world's oldest known gorilla and the first gorilla born in captivity in the U.S., has...

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Rusty Patched Bumblebee Declared Endangered

Rusty Patched Bumblebee Declared Endangered

The rusty patched bumblebee is the first bumblebee species listed as endangered in the United...

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Giraffes Are Threatened with Extinction

Giraffes Are Threatened with Extinction

Giraffe populations have taken a nose dive, leading to their new designation as "threatened with...

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Giraffes put on extinction watch list

Giraffes put on extinction watch list

Giraffe numbers have declined by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s in a “silent extinction”...

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NS Nature Trust needs help protecting rare turtles

NS Nature Trust needs help protecting rare turtles

The group wants to purchase a turtle sanctuary in southwest Nova Scotia  

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78,000 Origami Elephants Invade the Bronx Zoo

78,000 Origami Elephants Invade the Bronx Zoo

The world's largest origami elephant collection is going on display at the Bronx Zoo.

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