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Animals

New York City has a turtle problem loading...
New York City has a turtle problem
Abandoned pets are wreaking havoc on city parks.
‘Reaper of Death’ tyrannosaur discovered in Canada loading...
‘Reaper of Death’ tyrannosaur discovered in Canada
The scar-faced dinosaur illuminates how T. rex and its relatives became top predators.
Earthquakes can make it harder for whales to find food, first-ever study says loading...
Earthquakes can make it harder for whales to find food, first-ever study says
In 2016, a major earthquake wiped out whole animal communities, sending impacts reverberating up the food chain.
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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