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Koko The Gorilla’s Bond With Robin Williams (Video)

With a friendship spanning almost 14 years, Robin Williams met Koko, the gorilla, at the Gorilla Foundation in Woodside, CA back in 2001. Going deeper than the old cliché:  “monkey sees, monkey does,” it's been said that our now-departed beloved comedian and Koko experienced a genuine bond.

Modern-Day Three Bears: Panda Triplets, First Known Surviving Trio

July 29th was an auspicious day. It marked the birth date of the first known surviving panda triplets. The 12-year-old Chinese mother, named Juxiao (which translated means “chrysanthemum smile.”) who delivered the three little bears at Guangzhou’s Chimelong Safari Park waits anxiously with the rest of the world who are all rooting for their survival.

Ten Fascinating Facts About Cats

Cats have a spirit and mystique that has fascinated humans for centuries untold. But do we really know so much about them? Read on for a few facts that might just surprise you.

Celebrities and Their Pets: Where Love Lies

Being in the public eye has its rewards and drawbacks. Down thrugh the decades, the rich and famous have indicated a love for their animals as strong as any bond that can be found anywhere. Check out the love that shines so brightly below.

GPSing The Longest Mammal Migration Ever!

While various bird species and the Monarch butterfly clock the longest annual treks on record in the avian and insect worlds, it wasn't until 2012 that researchers were able to determine the longest migration of a mammal. In the past, guess-work has been used to determine the migration distances of the wildebeest, the caribou, the Tibetan antelope and others. Today, with the use of modern technology . . .

Animals In Art Down Through History

Down through the ages artistic expression has always included the depiction of animals, whether they are beloved family pets or objects of prey in a primitive world. Visit this unexpected gallery of animals as some artists see them, unlikely as those visions might be.

SeaWorld Is The 'Fail Whale' Of The Real World

Remember the early days of the Twittersphere and the anguish shared amongst the Twitterati with each and every appearance of their infamous 'Fail Whale?' Yes, when Twitter experienced outages, users would be presented with this error message which signaled their ecosystem was inundated with tweets and needed to take a breather. Well, analogous to that mythical whale, a real-life 'Fail Whale'...


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