Candid Cuties! Photos of Wild Animals on Wheels

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Wheel in the Wild

Credit: Yuri Robbers
Lab mice and rats run on wheels in captivity, but researchers wanted to know if the behavior is natural. To find out, they set out exercise wheels in wild areas.
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