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Despite her advanced age of 100, the female tortoise still has plenty of time to help her species make a comeback in the Galápagos https://t.co/rRWBeAECyo
A gray jay poised on a branch seems to make eye contact with photographer Maxime Legare-vezina in this beautiful image taken during a snowstorm in Quebechttps://on.natgeo.com/2GCUxgp
Two quarries in Wales have been identified as the origin of the stones in the monument’s inner circle https://t.co/YCwPeutvKf
A lion rests at sunset in the Kalahari Desert in this image by Kieth Ladzinski. See more photos from our Instagram account that our followers enjoyed most https://t.co/FajTB55xhz
It's likely that volcanic eruptions played a role in the mass extinction—but scientists don't completely agree on how https://t.co/IzT7NOr3z7
Divers encountered this 26-foot long pyrosome—which is not one, but up to thousands of individual organisms called zooids https://t.co/hDGtcvOicr
Filmmaker Taylor Graham kayaked through crannies of Glen Canyon that hadn’t been seen for decades https://t.co/PTaygiNNAR
Search for the nighttime predators of Africa with a thermal drone LIVE from the Greater Kruger https://t.co/BjXrT3V3lR
These breezy bungalows and remote hideaways give you a front row seat to some of nature's most most dazzling scenes https://t.co/V4fj533Zvw
Interestingly, each crab had its own technique for styling its hat made of sponge—an act that presumably repels predators https://t.co/ZeWXdyKjic

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"When scientists say bears are going extinct, I want people to realize what it looks like," says photographer Paul Nicklen
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"We stood there crying—filming with tears rolling down our cheeks." https://t.co/1gx52VO8xw
Sand cats are typically hard to find, but these adorable kittens—spotted in the Moroccan Sahara—were hard to miss
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For over a decade, researchers searched in vain for another Hawaiian tree snail for George to mate with, to no avail. He died at the age of 14. https://t.co/aO1y8fipGH
Just six light-years away, a frozen world seems to be orbiting a small, dim red star https://t.co/maNn4hFBK6 s
This man jumped into action when he noticed a small rabbit near the fast-spreading flames
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Exclusive behind-the-scenes-footage follows Elon Musk in the moments before the Falcon Heavy launch https://t.co/oaLvkR12Jl
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The seismic waves began off the shores of a French island, buzzed across Africa, and traversed oceans to reach as far as Hawaii https://t.co/fMDSYCwRnY
Found in the far depths of the Eastern Pacific ocean, this rarely-seen jellyfish was first recorded in 1909
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