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If you're the kind of person who enjoys a cute animal video, you may have encountered ones of the slow loris, a small, nocturnal primate with big eyes and an expressive face.

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Exclusive: Kangaroos Fight in This Crazy Life Story Clip

Originally posted 06/12/2015 09:45 AM

Discovery Channel's Life Story is a documentary that focuses on, well, the life stories of various animals, grouped around a particular theme each week.

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The Ethics of Jurassic World: Scientists Debate the Real-Life Possibility of Bringing Back the Woolly Mammoth

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With Jurassic World hitting theaters, you'd think more people would have second thoughts about reintroducing historical creatures to modern worlds.

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Six-Inch-Tall Deer Born at Queens Zoo Raises the Nation's Cuteness Quotient

Credit: Julie Larsen Maher/Wildlife Conservation Society/AP

Meet the Adorable Six-Inch-Tall Deer Born at a New York Zoo

Originally posted 06/10/2015 12:30 AM

Good things come in small packages, and this deer fawn proves that cuteness absolutely thrives in miniature form.

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Rare, 15-Ft. 'Sea Serpent' Washes Up on Shore of Catalina Island

Credit: Tyler Dvorak/Catalina Island Conservancy

Earlier this week the body of a 15-ft. oarfish – a creature casually known as a sea serpent – washed up on the shore of Santa Catalina Island in California, reports CBS News.

Oarfish are a rare sight on land or at sea, because the swimmers live in the depths of the ocean, spending time 3,000 ft. below the water's surface. It's not known what caused the death of this specimen, or what made it wash up on the island.

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Hear the Single by the Death Metal Band With a Parrot Lead Singer

Yeah, we realize how that headline sounds, but the reality of this story is every bit as weird.

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Kansas City Zoo Welcomes New Baby Gorilla, First in 40 Years

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Kansas City Zoo Welcomes New Baby Gorilla, First in 40 Years

Originally posted 05/28/2015 12:20 PM

In what is obviously, indisputably the most important birth of 2015, the Kansas City Zoo's 27-year-old gorilla, Makari, gave birth to a baby Western Lowland Gorilla on Monday. It marks the zoo's first gorilla birth in 40 years.

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Cowardly Lion Scared Up a Tree by Herd of Water Buffalo

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Cowardly Lion Scared Up a Tree by Herd of Water Buffalo

Originally posted 05/27/2015 02:50 PM

More like King of the Bungle. (This and other lion puns brought to you by LionPunz, our forthcoming app.)

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Does this parrot have a potty mouth?

A neighbor in Tracy, California, says yes – and she's pretty upset about it. Jennifer Baca told NBC affiliate KCRA that the bird, named Rula, is repeating the Spanish curse word for "prostitute" and that her grandchildren have started using the R-rated phrase.

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Zach Spurlock was out scuba diving in the waters around Port Canaveral, Florida, fishing for lionfish for his friend's restaurant, when he happened to notice a great white shark calmly swimming in the water nearby.

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