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    May 21, 2012

    Animals Watching The Solar Eclipse

    Dozens of animals from around the world took time out of their busy schedules to watch the eclipse on Sunday. Cats and seals seemed to be the most interested. Dogs? Not so much.

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    A lemur sits in a tree near Japan Monkey Center in Japan. The eclipse apparently made ring-tailed lemurs believe it was evening. About 20 lemurs skipped breakfast, climbed up and jumped between trees and poles, a typical evening behavior.

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    Northern Japan.

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    Beijing, China.

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    A dog looks back as the eclipse takes place near the titanium dome of the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing, China.

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