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Monty The Dog Hits The Stacks At Yale Law

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Do I Know You? An animatronic baby Tyrannosaurus Rex gives students a close look during a preview of the Australian show Walking With Dinosaurs in Melbourne last week. Mark Dadswell/Getty Images hide caption

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Lady May Be World's Oldest Osprey

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In Africa, Oil Hunt Raises Concerns About Gorillas

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Scientists Tune In To The 'Voices Of The Landscape'

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Snow Leopard Released After Visit With Putin

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Despite Long Lives, Humans Age Like Other Primates

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Flamingos Drop From Siberian Sky: Locals Mystified

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