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What Happens at Zoological Facilities and Aquariums During a Hurricane?

With Irma hammering the Caribbean and Florida, it is an important time to consider the question: What happens at the zoos and aquariums during a hurricane? The simple...

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Seaworld Mourns the Loss of Kyara the Killer Whale

Heartbreaking news has been reported by Seaworld San Antonio this evening. At 5:58 PM EST on July 24, Seaworld announced on their Facebook page that Kyara, a three month...

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By Baker; E.J. Keller. -  from the Smithsonian Institution archives.

Is the Tasmanian Tiger Still on the Prowl?

(Thylacinous cynocephalus) also known as the Tasmanian Tiger has been extinct since the...