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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

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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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

The Complicated Politics of L.A.’s Feral Cats

They're either harmless or hazardous, depending what side you're on
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One of the Largest Sharks in the World Has Been Spotted off the SoCal Coast

Basking sharks have returned to California for the first time in 30 years

The Actors Who Voiced Bambi and Thumper Will Reunite for the Film’s 75th Anniversary

They were 7 years old when they brought the classic Disney characters to life, a fact that one of them hid for decades

Jimmy Kimmel “Debuts” Line of Horse Pants

The L.A. comic’s latest idea is exactly what it sounds like

The L.A. Zoo’s Mandrill Babies Are Here to Make You Believe Again

Stare into their big eyes and awwwww the afternoon away