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Endangered deer dies of unusual mass at biology institute
An Eld's deer at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal had to be humanely euthanized earlier this month after she developed issues in her hooves.
Photos: Yang Guang, the Giant Panda, in Scotland
Yang Guang, the Giant Panda, eats bamboo in its enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo on April 15, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
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Bamboo-munching Giant Panda also has a sweet tooth, scientists find
Scientists studying the endangered black-and-white bears said on Thursday that while pandas almost exclusively eat bamboo, which contains only tiny amounts of sugars, they showed a strong preference for natural sweeteners in an experiment.