News Archives

March 2014

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Indian rhinoceroses female fertility reduced by reproductive tract tumours
News zoos

Indian rhi­noc­er­oses female fer­til­ity reduced by repro­duc­tive tract tumours

Taronga Zoo celebrates first tree kangaroo joey in 20 years
News zoos

Taronga Zoo cel­e­brates first tree kan­ga­roo joey in 20 years

How a dictator influenced unusual bear migration – by air!
News biodiversity

How a dic­ta­tor influ­enced unusual bear migra­tion – by air!

Herbivores can help halt biodiversity loss due to nitrogen fertilisers
News biodiversity

Her­bi­vores can help halt bio­di­ver­sity loss due to nitro­gen fertilisers

A balanced ecosystem needs top predators – Australia needs dingoes
News biodiversity

A bal­anced ecosys­tem needs top preda­tors – Aus­tralia needs dingoes

First evidence of plants evolving weaponry to compete in the struggle for selection
News evolution

First evi­dence of plants evolv­ing weaponry to com­pete in the strug­gle for selection

Precursor of extinct European rhinos found in Vietnam
News evolution

Pre­cur­sor of extinct Euro­pean rhi­nos found in Vietnam

Europe has got its own Big Five now!
News biodiversity

Europe has got its own Big Five now!

'Tree of life' distances are no shortcut to conservation
News evolution

’Tree of life’ dis­tances are no short­cut to conservation

Unique reproductive mechanisms in the Eurasian lynx could help save the Iberian lynx
News biodiversity

Unique repro­duc­tive mech­a­nisms in the Eurasian lynx could help save the Iber­ian lynx

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Goal: 7000 tigers in the wild

Tiger range countries map

Tiger map” (CC BY 2.5) by Sander­son et al., 2006.

about zoos and their mis­sion regard­ing breed­ing endan­gered species, nature con­ser­va­tion, bio­di­ver­sity and edu­ca­tion, which of course relates to the evo­lu­tion of species.
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