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Jan­u­ary 2016

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Animals with larger brains are the best problem solvers, say researchers
News zoos

Ani­mals with larger brains are the best prob­lem solvers, say researchers

Zebra stripes are not for camouflage, new study finds
News evolution

Zebra stripes are not for cam­ou­flage, new study finds

Biodiversity proves critical to maintaining healthy ecosystems
News biodiversity

Bio­di­ver­sity proves crit­i­cal to main­tain­ing healthy ecosystems

Evolutionary clock ticks for snowshoe hares facing climate change
News evolution

Evo­lu­tion­ary clock ticks for snow­shoe hares fac­ing cli­mate change

Progress needed in combating wildlife and forest crime – but how?
News biodiversity

Progress needed in com­bat­ing wildlife and for­est crime – but how?

   Man's best friend is also Bear's best friend
News biodiversity

Man’s best friend is also Bear’s best friend

Banning trophy hunting could do more harm than good
News biodiversity

Ban­ning tro­phy hunt­ing could do more harm than good

Oregon Zoo staff contracted tuberculosis from the Zoo's elephants in 2013
News zoos

Ore­gon Zoo staff con­tracted tuber­cu­lo­sis from the Zoo’s ele­phants in 2013

Tiniest chameleons deliver most powerful tongue-lashings
News evolution

Tini­est chameleons deliver most pow­er­ful tongue-​lashings

Second contagious form of cancer found in Tasmanian devils
News biodiversity

Sec­ond con­ta­gious form of can­cer found in Tas­man­ian devils

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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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