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Strongest Animals on the Planet

Strongest Animals on the Planet

From insects that can lift many times their body weight, massive mauling mammals, hoofed creatures that haul thousands of pounds, and bone-crunching biting big cats, there are amazingly strong beasts in every realm of...

Strongest Animals on the Planet

Strongest Animals on the Planet

From insects that can lift many times their body weight, massive mauling mammals, hoofed creatures that haul thousands of pounds, and bone-crunching biting big cats, there are amazingly strong beasts in every realm of...

Chinese Alligators Make an Amazing Comeback

Chinese Alligators Make an Amazing Comeback

Recent efforts in Shanghai, China have resulted in the successful birth of baby alligators in the wild — providing hope for the regrowth of a critically endangered population. Alligator sinensis is the scientific...

New Discovery Suggests Dinosaurs Sounded like Birds — Not Beasts

New Discovery Suggests Dinosaurs Sounded like Birds — Not Beasts

Clues recently uncovered from a fossilized voice box organ are leading scientists to believe dinosaurs sounded much less ferocious than the roaring beasts of widespread public image. Ancient animals from the Mesozoic Era lived...

Fish Cannon Sends Salmon Soaring Over Dams

Fish Cannon Sends Salmon Soaring Over Dams

An experimental salmon gun in Washington is being used to fire fish into the air and over the troubling obstacles of hydroelectric dams. Hydroelectric power and salmon serve as two of Washington state’s...

Live Elephant Herd Exported to China, Destined for Lives in Captivity

Live Elephant Herd Exported to China, Destined for Lives in Captivity

Earlier this month a large herd of elephants was airlifted from their native home in Zimbabwe and flown to China — destined for lives in captivity. Although it is legal, the exportation of...

Hippo Sweat Serves an Unusual and Important Purpose

Hippo Sweat Serves an Unusual and Important Purpose

Studies have shown that hippos produce pigmented secretions that actually function as highly effective sunscreen — protecting their bodies from burning in the sweltering heat of their natural habitats. Hippopotamuses are native to...

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