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  1. Why Are Millions of Starfish 'Melting'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | National Geographic

    A virus is the culprit behind a gruesome wasting disease that has struck sea stars along the West Coast of Canada and the U.S. An orange bat star, surrounded by purple sea urchins, is one of many starfish species being killed by a newly identified virus. For the past year and a half, a killer has been on the loose, taking out millions of starfish up and down the West Coast of North America.

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  2. Elephant Refuge Founder Mourned in Wake of Crushing DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | National Geographic

    In a still photo taken from a video, James Laurita stands with an elephant at his sanctuary the day before his death. A day after Jim Laurita, co-founder of an elephant sanctuary in Maine, was accidentally crushed to death by the animals, people are mourning and remembering the onetime circus juggler with a lifelong love for elephants.

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  3. Founder of Elephant Refuge Accidentally Crushed to Death by ElephantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | National Geographic

    The founder of an elephant sanctuary in Maine was accidentally crushed to death by the animals, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. Jim Laurita, executive director of Hope Elephants , was found unresponsive in a barn in Hope, Maine, this morning by authorities, according to a statement from the Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Seabirds Can Spy Fishing Boats From 7 Miles Away, Scientists FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | National Geographic

    A type of seabird can zero in on fishing boats from a distance of about 7 miles away, a new study says.

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  5. Seabirds Can Spy Fishing Boats From 7 Miles Away, Scientists FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | National Geographic

    A type of seabird can zero in on fishing boats from a distance of about 7 miles away, a new study says.

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