Sunday Aug 24
Photos: Suck it in! Weigh in time at the London Zoo
AUGUST 21: Kumbuka, a Silverback Western Lowland Gorilla, is measured at 7ft during the annual weight-in ZSL London Zoo on August 21, 2014 in London, England.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Photos: Annual weigh-in at ZSL London Zoo
The annual weight-in ZSL London Zoo on August 21, 2014 in London, England. The height and mass of every animal in the zoo, of which there are over 16,000, is recorded and submitted to the Zoological Information Management System.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Weighing and measuring animals at the London Zoo
A red-ruffed Lemur named Cid is weighed on Aug. 21 at the London Zoo in England.
Photos: London Zoo conducts annual weigh in
AUGUST 21: A 7 week-old 'Philippine crocodile' is weighed at 79g during the annual weight-in ZSL London Zoo on August 21, 2014 in London, England.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Odd Jobs: Parc Safari zoologist
"I spend more time with my elephants than with my girlfriend, my family, my brothers, my mother," he said.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
A Novel Case of Red Eye-Glow Potentially Relevant to Cryptozoology and the Paranormal
The anomalous phenomenon of red eye-glow is one that has been reported both with tangible, corporeal creatures of cryptozoology and with zooform entities of a seemingly supernatural, paranormal nature .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Cruelty, wrote a poet, has a human heart. In some difficult instances, it could even have a humane heart.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Inside celebrations and traditions of one of world's most decorative Papua tribes
Wearing colourful tribal clothing and decorations, these are three Papua interior tribes - the Dani, Lani and Yali - celebrating the 25th Baliem Valley Cultural Festival in Indonesia.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Seeing the Merit in Moths
The American Museum of Natural History contains its moth collection in thousands of glass-topped drawers like the one pictured.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Quebec zoo welcomes new baby giraffe
For the first time in 23 years, a giraffe was born at Parc Safari. The newest member of the Hemmingford, Quebec, zoo family is 6-foot-3 and weighs about 100 pounds.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Giant Spiders - Monstrous Myth or Terrifying Truth?
Monstrous spiders of gargantuan size are perennially popular subjects in science fiction 'B' movies as well as in classic fantasy novels such as J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit , but could such beasts exist in reality? The current record-holder for the title of world's largest spider is Rosi - a 12-year-old captive ... (more)