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Feb 23, 2015 08:20 AM ET // Discovery News
With only about 30 left, the amur leopard is on the brink of disappearing, due to loss of habitat forcing them to live in closer proximity to people.
Feb 23, 2015 11:05 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Things are looking up for the world's rarest cat, whose population has doubled in number over the past decade.
Feb 18, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Thanks to a strong recovery, the small minnow has been removed from the federal list of endangered and threatened animals.
Feb 16, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Get a snapshot of the plight of Sumatran elephants in this infographic.
Feb 5, 2015 11:55 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
A killer whale in a Miami aquarium that has spent more than four decades in a tank will be granted the same protected status as her wild relatives.
Dec 10, 2014 10:10 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The rarest and most endangered marine mammal in the world is on the brink of disappearing, new research suggests.
Jul 24, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some 322 birds, mammals and reptiles all went extinct in just the past 500 years due to people, research shows.
Jun 9, 2014 12:31 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Video cameras attached to polar bears show the world from the bears' perspective, including what to do when your dinner freezes into a rock hard block. Continue reading →
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