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Spring is the annual mating season for water snakes in Florida. This year, lakegoers saw so many coiled couples that the state's parks department had to shut down part of the area.
No one knows how consciousness works in the brain, but a team of neuroscientists seems to have found an engine that keeps it going.
Over decades, a brazen thief stole hundreds of eggs from rare and endangered falcons' nests around the world, to sell to private collectors.
Wild falcons are highly prized by private collectors, who pay tens of thousands of dollars for the rare birds.
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