It may sound strange to talk about the spirituality of animals. A lot of folks still aren’t on board with the idea of animal intelligence, although the data are definitely in on that. 1,979 more words
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Surprisingly, the 12-hour travel from Bangkok to Chiang Mai was rather pleasant, as bus rides go. If you’re expecting 5 star, think again, but the seats are rather comfy, large enough for napping (albeit promising a slight neck crick), free drinks and snacks are served at random intervals, and you even get a warm meal at the half way point. 1,722 more words
It may have become extinct for 4,000 years, but the woolly mammoth could be about to get the highest level of wildlife protection.
The move has been made after a huge number of ivory tusks were discovered in the Siberian tundra – with fears that it could link to an increase in illegal elephant ivory trading. 80 more words
Somehow, my 12 weeks working at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo have come to a close.
That feels strange to write. Three months into this job, it’s become part of my routine. 1,319 more words