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A Mystery Brain Condition Is Making Bears Friendly, Then Killing Them

A Mystery Brain Condition Is Making Bears Friendly, Then Killing Them

A black bearPhoto: Robert F. Bukaty (AP) An unknown neurological condition is sickening and often killing young black bears in California and Nevada. The illness also seems to make the bears unafraid of people. Though the condition doesn’t appear to be severely harming the bear population at large, scientists and wildlife officials are still trying …

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These Chimps Are All of Us

These Chimps Are All of Us

Photo: Gabriel Kuchta (Getty Images) There’s no doubt that the zoos’ livestream project has captivated the internet. I mean, that chimp holding a half-eaten coconut while it gapes at the screen is pretty much me whenever there’s a new plot twist on Betty in New York (it’s a telenovela, folks, so this is a frequent …

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How to Stream Puppy Bowl XVII Without Cable

How to Stream Puppy Bowl XVII Without Cable

A past Puppy Bowl contender in New York City.Photo: Cindy Ord (Getty Images) An important event is taking place today. No, not the Big Game sporting event. Forget that. I’m talking about the one with the dogs, Puppy Bowl XVII (clearly the more important of the two Sunday showdowns). Should you plan to watch both, …

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These Monkeys Understand Economics and Intentionally Steal High-Ticket Items to Barter for Better Food, Study Finds

These Monkeys Understand Economics and Intentionally Steal High-Ticket Items to Barter for Better Food, Study Finds

A Balinese long-tailed monkeys, Macaca fascicularis, eats an apple in the Sacred Monkey Forest in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia, on November 16, 2018. Photo: Gabriel Bouys / AFP (Getty Images) Some of you all may be familiar with the crime ring of long-tailed macaque monkeys that reside around the Uluwatu Temple in Bali, Indonesia, who were …

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Brighten Up Your Pandemic Life With One of Google Search’s 50 New AR Animals

Brighten Up Your Pandemic Life With One of Google Search’s 50 New AR Animals

Google’s AR cat.Screenshot: Google Ever since I was young, I’ve always been a cat fan (although dogs are lovely, too). Nonetheless, my current landlord doesn’t allow me to have a cat, so I just settle for following cute ones on Instagram. Considering that I live alone, there have been many times during the pandemic where …

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'World's Loneliest Elephant' Will Finally Have Some Friends

‘World’s Loneliest Elephant’ Will Finally Have Some Friends

Photo: Farooq Naeem (Getty Images) Finally, some good news in 2020. And we have Cher to thank for it. Yes, that Cher. Advertisement A 36-year-old bull elephant named Kaavan, whose worldwide fans have dubbed “the world’s loneliest elephant,” is finally heading to a new home after languishing at a dilapidated zoo in Pakistan for most …

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Killing of Rare Canadian ‘Spirit’ Moose Sparks Outrage, Sadness and a Search for Those Responsible

Killing of Rare Canadian ‘Spirit’ Moose Sparks Outrage, Sadness and a Search for Those Responsible

A white moose in Ontario, Canada, near Foleyet.Photo: Mark Clement / clementphotography.ca When a rare white female moose was found dead in northern Ontario, Canada, along a remote service road last month, nearby indigenous residents were shocked. The animal is considered sacred by indigenous peoples in the region, and hunting it is banned in the …

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