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The right way to photograph wildlife: from a distance, in the animal's natural habitat. Jim Peaco, Yellowstone National Park/Flickr

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In California, El Niño helped fuel a wet 2023 and early 2024. Mario Tama/Getty Images

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In California, El Niño helped fuel a wet 2023 and early 2024. Mario Tama/Getty Images

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