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Animals

What You Need to Know About Tiger Farms loading...
What You Need to Know About Tiger Farms
A viral video showing tigers chasing a drone likely comes from a slaughter facility in China.
Could U.S. Endangered Species Rules Go Extinct? loading...
Could U.S. Endangered Species Rules Go Extinct?
A 43-year-old law protecting wildlife is vulnerable to opponents under the new administration, conservationists warn.
U.S. Backtracks on Purge of Animal Abuse Records—What We Know loading...
U.S. Backtracks on Purge of Animal Abuse Records—What We Know
Following public outcry, the U.S. government reposts a fraction of animal welfare data. Meanwhile, clues point to the reasons behind the radical deletions.
About Animals

Animals are members of Kingdom Animalia, also known as Metazoa. All animals are multicellular and motile, meaning they can move impulsively and independently. 

For all they have in common, different animal species vary in spectacular ways. Some are more active at night (known as nocturnal) while others are most active during the day (known as diurnal). Some are merely a few cells; whiles others can weigh several tonnes.

The five most well-known classes of fauna are mammals (such as lions and monkeys), birds (such as ducks and emus), fish (such as sharks and snapper), reptiles (such as snakes and crocodiles) and amphibians (such as frogs and salamanders).

The exact number of animal species existing on Earth is still not known, with around 17-18,000 new species being discovered every year.

Scroll through the videos, photos and articles below to find out more about animals.

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