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National Parks Are Suddenly Flooded with Wildlife. What Happens When Humans Return?

Bears, deer, and other animals are out in numbers not seen in generations
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L.A. Zoo’s New Baby Gorilla Has a Name Fit for an Angeleno

The zoo's new resident honors a donor's late daughter

As Wild-Caught Species Vanish, Are Lab-Grown Fish the Future?

Overharvesting and climate change are imperiling several species popular on dinner plates—but big-money biotech startups are floating a solution
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When This L.A. Couple Bought Their Dream Home, They Also Bought a Yard Full of Cat Corpses

Zack Whedon and Eliza Clark didn’t know much about the previous owner of their Highland Park house—but the bags of bones served as clue