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Image of the Day: Wildebeest Fitness Tracker
Image of the Day: Wildebeest Fitness Tracker
Data gathered from GPS-equipped collars show the animals walk long distances over days without stopping for a drink.
Image of the Day: Wildebeest Fitness Tracker
Image of the Day: Wildebeest Fitness Tracker

Data gathered from GPS-equipped collars show the animals walk long distances over days without stopping for a drink.

Data gathered from GPS-equipped collars show the animals walk long distances over days without stopping for a drink.

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From Mass Death, Life
Steve Graff | Aug 15, 2017 | 5 min read
When thousands of animals die during mass migrations, ecosystems accommodate the corpses and new cycles are set in motion.
Life Springs Eternal
The Scientist Staff | Aug 15, 2017 | 1 min read
When scores of migrating wildebeest fail to survive a treacherous river crossing, their corpses fuel thriving ecosystems.
A Grisly Stork Buffet
The Scientist Staff | Aug 15, 2017 | 1 min read
Marabou storks on Kenya’s Mara River feast on the carcasses of migrating wildebeest that failed to make it across the waterway.
Virus Latency Causes Cattle Disease?
Sabrina Richards | Apr 29, 2013 | 3 min read
Researchers identify a herpesvirus gene persisting in the cells of calves suffering from malignant catarrhal disease.
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