Out of the 330 species of turtles and tortoises, over half are threatened with extinction, says conservationist Eric Goode. Gloria Hillard/NPR hide caption

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To Save Endangered Tortoises, Conservationists Deface Their Shells

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Koala Escapes From Zoo, Naps And Then Gets Hungry

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Team USA Hockey Player Adopts 2 Stray Dogs From Sochi

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The fossilized remains of a whale that washed up on a shore in what's now Chile more than 5 million years ago. Vince Rossi/Smithsonian Institution hide caption

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Jockeys take their camels home after racing in Egypt's El Arish desert. The annual race draws competitors from around the Middle East, including Saudi Arabia, where camels carry the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus. Nasser Nouri/Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Eagles Make DTE Energy Plant Their Winter Home

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