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its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
New research shows a certain type of milkweed can harm monarchs—but we still need to give these butterflies something to snack on.
Invasive ants are harrying Hawaii’s native seabirds and causing horrifying deformities in their young.
The man who was almost fed to an anaconda discusses how the Discovery Channel left all the conservation footage on the cutting-room floor.
An oil spill in the Sundarbans mangrove forests of Bangladesh threatens two already imperiled dolphin species.
Climate change could affect the way all kinds of creatures interact with each other.
The government proposes the biggest critical-habitat designation ever to protect ringed seals from Big Oil and climate change.
Learning the ins and outs of hellbender hanky-panky might help save these giant salamanders from extinction.
Tigers, lions, and leopards are among the world’s most beloved animals. So why don’t we treat them better?
Four hundred miles from the ocean, rehabilitators are working to save the species.
How do you keep a seven-ton elephant out of your garden? Get creative.
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