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Feb 3, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Group hugs take on new significance for vulnerable baby penguins living on one of the coldest islands on Earth.
Jan 29, 2016 03:48 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The USDA took action today to improve standards of care for captive marine mammals like orcas and dolphins, with big changes expected in the near future.
Jan 26, 2016 10:05 AM ET // AFP
The 'transgenic' macaques behave similarly to humans afflicted with autism -- making repetitive gestures, and displaying anxiety and poor social interaction.
Jan 26, 2016 01:47 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The slow-footed mammal gets stuck halfway across a busy thoroughfare.
Jan 25, 2016 02:05 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Animal health officials share what dog owners should know about the virus and what to do if their pets come down with it.
Jan 25, 2016 04:20 PM ET // Discovery News
Sharks in key oceanic zones have less and less room free of fishing vessels, a new study finds.
Jan 22, 2016 09:17 AM ET // AFP
Hunting of the houbara bustard, a desert bird whose meat is prized among Arab sheikhs as an aphrodisiac, is allowed to continue.
Jan 21, 2016 03:06 PM ET // Discovery News
Tossing a stick for Fido can be more dangerous than it looks for the animal.
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