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Climate Change Causes California Male Sea Lions to Gain Weight

A recent study published in Current Biology revealed that the male sea lions that live in California are actually getting bigger, not smaller, due to climate change. They also showed an increase in average height with sustained population growth, resulting in increased competition for food and resources. In the study, published on April 27, the […]

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Hippos Are in Trouble

Thanks to years of campaigns led by conservation groups, it is common knowledge that African Elephants and Rhinos are threatened by the trade in their precious tusks and horns. Laws and regulations have been strengthened and, in many countries, it is now difficult, if not impossible, to lawfully sell elephant and rhino products. What is […]

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Baby Moose Walks into Theater and Leaves with a Mcdonald

A hungry moose was caught on camera walking into a movie theater in Kenai, Alaska, before taking off with a Mcdonald’S Happy Meal. Kenai Films employees were surprised when the animal entered the building last week and began rummaging through the garbage. In a video posted on social media, an employee can be heard saying, […]

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Chimps Hold Examples for Protection and Human Development

Chimpanzees tend to sleep more on the ground than previously thought, a behavior that has implications for their conservation and could explain how and when the first humans left the trees to settle on the ground, according to a new study. Until now, ground nesting was considered rare in most chimpanzee populations. It is known […]