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10 of the World’s Tiniest Mammals (Slideshow)

The blue whale is the world's largest living mammal: you've likely heard that fact so many times that you could recite it in your sleep. But have you ever stopped to wonder about the other end of the …

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Saving the ‘Modern Day Unicorn’ from Extinction

By Jaymi Heimbuch, TreeHugger One of the rarest and most elusive animals on the planet is the saola, a relative of the ox, though it looks closer to a deer or antelope with its dainty features an…

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Hundreds Of Endangered Gibbon Discovered In Vietnam

Research scientists recently discovered that over two-thirds of the world's population of the critically-endangered northern white-cheeked crested gibbon are currently living in Vietnam. Scientists…

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Thanks for sharing.

Love sharks,like wolves are often over hunted. Like most things in nature, You just stay away from t…

Good ideas. Shelter workers certainly are unsung heroes.

There are some rather broad generalizations in these "facts".