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Posts tagged zoo

April 29, 2014

 

Two flamingos stand in the water facing each other

Lifestyles Of The Pink And Feathered

On today's episode, we take a glimpse into the complex social lives of flamingos.

August 28, 2009

 

Close up of yawning lion

Creatures That Yawn When Stimulated

Humans yawn when sleepy to stay alert. But imagine yawning when you're already stimulated.

August 7, 2007

 

Adelie penguins on shore

Down…Set…Penguin

Ever wonder what penguins do all day? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

February 16, 2004

 

Born to Roam

When you've been to the zoo have you noticed how some of the animals pace around a lot? "Born to Roam" on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Cheating Cheetahs

This is known as a genetic bottleneck, and it meant that the remaining cheetahs were forced to breed with their relatives.

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