Denmark is buying the country's last remaining circus elephants

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Champion Althea Gibson broke the color barrier in tennis

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4 Ways You Can Help the Amazon

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What is exactly a pilot whale?

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5 Surprising Potential Victims of Trump’s Trade War

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The Life of Lana Del Rey

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If there were only 100 animals on Earth

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