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Watch: Vulture Gang Steals Cheetah's Kill
Even though the cheetahs took down this impala, they didn’t get to enjoy the fruits of their labour.
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Now Scientists Can Accurately Guess The Speed Of Any Animal
The technique lets researchers predict an animal's maximum speed based on its size- and even works on dinosaurs.
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Watch Wild Dogs Try to Steal Cheetahs’ Kill
When two of Africa’s most endangered predators battle for food, see who comes out victorious.
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Watch a Porcupine Fight Off a Hungry Leopard
The raw footage shows why many predators don't mess with the quilled critters
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How a 'Cheetah Matchmaker' is Helping Save the Big Cats
National Geographic caught up with explorer Vincent van der Merwe, who's trying to bring the spotted predator back to its African homeland.
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5 Ways Your Tabby Is Just Like Big Cats in the Wild
Our house cats have gone a long way from their big cousins—or have they?
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Cheetahs Are Dangerously Close to Extinction
Just 7,100 of the big cats remain in the wild, spurring conservationists to call for the species to be declared endangered.
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Cheetahs
The cheetah is the world's fastest land mammal
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It’s International Cheetah Day!
Learn more about the world’s fastest land mammal
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Before cubs can become feared predators who dominate the African savannah, a mother cheetah must transform them from adorable kittens into powerful hunters.

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