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Sea World Announces New Killer Whale Habitat

Sea World Announces New Killer Whale Habitat

AP (Aug. 15, 2014) Amid increasing pressure and declining attendance at its parks, Sea World announced plans Friday to give their killer whales a whole new habitat and a lot more space. (Aug. 15) Video provided by AP
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Why The Amazon's Biggest Fish Is Quickly Going Extinct

Why The Amazon's Biggest Fish Is Quickly Going Extinct

Newsy (Aug. 14, 2014) According to a new study in Brazil, the massive arapaima fish is quickly becoming extinct in some parts of the Amazon basin. Video provided by Newsy
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Asteroid's Timing Was 'Colossal Bad Luck' For The Dinosaurs

Asteroid's Timing Was 'Colossal Bad Luck' For The Dinosaurs

Newsy (July 28, 2014) The asteroid that killed the dinosaurs struck at the worst time for them. A new study says that if it hit earlier or later, they might've survived. Video provided by Newsy
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Threatened Animals from the Book of Genesis

Threatened Animals from the Book of Genesis

Odyssey Networks (June 9, 2014) The EPA recently announced its most aggressive plan ever to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the United States: 30% by 2030. Cutting the poisonous greenhouse gas is the first of three objectives outlined in Obama’s Climate Action Plan (CAP) and forms part of what Obama calls “a moral obligation to leave our children a planet that’s not polluted.” According to The Nature Conservancy, if climate change continues at its current rate, a quarter of the earth's species could be extinct by the year 2015. Video provided by Odyssey
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