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Gorilla Charles Picks His Baby’s Name

The critically endangered Lowland gorilla population gets a boost. (cc) Adrian Letting his nose be the guide, Western Lowland gorilla Dad Charles was able to choose a name for his baby son, born on September…


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Protecting Atlantic Coral Reefs

(cc) Greg Grimes Environmental Defense Fund saluted the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council today for its final vote to protect what may be Earth’s largest deepwater coral reef ecosystem off the coasts of North Carolina,…


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Earth’s Disappearing Water

India’s groundwater withdrawals as a percentage of groundwater recharge (cc) NASA Water levels in India are getting lower. They have been for some time, by as much as a foot per year for the last…


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Why I Like Bats (The Real Story)

A Poem by Mark (Spooky)For Olivia (The Fair and Lovely) I began to realize that life is a big thing,and no one animal has it all. There are feathers and fur,feet and fins,scales and skin,big…