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Animal Kingdom

  1. awful things
    Endangered Gorilla Shot and Killed After Boy Climbs Into Zoo EnclosureSeems like this sort of thing shouldn’t ever have to happen.
  2. season’s eatings
    Toronto Squirrels Trying to Blame Weight Gain on Global WarmingA very important public-health report out of Toronto. 
  3. job openings
    Indonesia Could Use Crocodiles As Prison Guards“You can’t bribe crocodiles. You can’t convince them to let inmates escape.”
  4. nature
    Raccoons Are Gentrifying One Brooklyn NeighborhoodThe nocturnal creatures are apparently running rampant in Carroll Gardens. 
  5. environment
    Are Fears of Mass Extinction Overblown?Climate change is the gravest threat we face, but maybe we should give Mother Nature a bit more credit in her ability to adapt. 
  6. animal kingdom
    Is the Anti-Vaccination Movement Spreading to Pet Owners?More pet owners may be skipping shots as vaccine denialism creeps into veterinary medicine. 
  7. zoos
    The Case for the End of the Modern ZooIt’s not just humans, but the animals themselves, who are showing how a life in captivity isn’t a life at all.