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10 Outlandish-Looking Mammals You Wouldn’t Believe Is Real

It’s always exciting when a new species is discovered. But there are probably hundreds of species already known to the scientific world that most of us have no clue about. 586 more words


Ausflug ins Tropen Aquarium

Ich war gestern im Tropen Aquarium.
Nach dem Rundgang sind wir nochmal zu den Lemuren reingegangen. Da meinte der Typ, der die Lemuren ‘betreut’, dann immer wenn ein paar neue Leute in den Leumurenraum gekommen sind, dass an die nicht streicheln solle. 102 more words

Dr. Alison Jolly 1937 -- 2014

Dr. Alison Jolly passed away on February 6, 2014 at the age of 76.  She was a primatologist (who also happened to be a wife and mother of four) who rocked the science community with her research in evolutionary biology that challenged the assumption of male dominance among primates.  231 more words

Time for Twins!

So in true amazing animal fashion, one of the female ringtails had twins…on Mothers’ Day!

All the lemurs at the park have their breeding season around November time, which is very stressful for them and the keepers! 295 more words

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Lecture: Wildlife in Madagascar

Download lecture: Wildlife in Madagascar – Richard Loyn
Download pdf of slides with photos

Madagascar is the 4th largest island in the world, and it split from India ~90 million years ago following the breakup of Gondwanaland. 256 more words


Sorry No Autographs

Click the image to view today’s funniest pictures – 34 pics -