Satellites spotted gashes in the damaged Arecibo Observatory, which will be decommissioned.
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The discovery of the Popa langur, a medium-sized leaf-eating monkey found in central Myanmar, was recently announced by scientists.
Rabbit-size rats from Eastern Africa are the only mammals on Earth that gain a poison defense from plants.
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