A near-full moon rises behind a group of musk oxen Tuesday near Nome. Thirty-four musk oxen from Greenland were reintroduced to the Seward Peninsula in the 1930s after Alaska's original population of musk oxen was eliminated by 1900. The population has grown to more than 2,000 today.
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