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Apr 17, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Would you like to discover a new animal? Here are 10 ways animal experts currently search for and document new species.
Feb 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A Google Street View of the tundra helps scientists as well as armchair polar bear watchers.
Feb 7, 2014 11:12 AM ET // AFP
Some miserable Humboldt penguins, unaccustomed to so much rain, might get a lift from an antidepressant.
Feb 6, 2014 06:40 PM ET // Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Young Pacific salmon inherit a magnetic sense of direction that brings them to their ancestor’s breeding grounds without any prior experience of traveling there.
Jan 29, 2014 05:54 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sweet Pea, a shark ray, just gave birth to seven pups, making her the first shark ray in captivity to successfully give birth. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2014 01:52 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Elephants at U.S. zoos are too heavy, so a reserve is planned to help the paunchy pachyderms. Continue reading →
Jan 22, 2014 06:40 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
A quarter of the world's sharks and rays are at risk of extinction, according to a new assessment.
Jan 21, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The newest member of the National Zoo's panda family charmed zoo visitors on Saturday.
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