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Wildcards

Bits of the unexpected from the animal kingdom.


The 10 Most Fun Stories of 2016

When a polar bear sunk a research buoy and other memorable ones from the past year.

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How Well Do You Know Whales

Are you an expert whale watcher or a mere minnow among ocean giants? Test you whale skills.

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Greener Pastures

The stunning beauty of one of Asia's last grassland wildernesses in 10 photos.

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There Are Hippos Here?

You wouldn't expect to spot hippos in Congo's Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park. But that's where a team of rangers recently took this photo.

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Safe Waters Off New York

Hudson Canyon, an underwater canyon 100 miles off the coast of New York and New Jersey, is home to a rich diversity of marine life. Here's why we should protect it.

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