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All Posts Tagged With: "zoos"

Snowflake: The White Gorilla: Video: Full Episode

In 1967, local villagers in Africa's Equitorial Guinea captured a remarkable baby gorilla with a coat of pure white. Watch the full episode online.

Mar 15th, 2010 | Comments

The Loneliest Animals: Video: The Last Living Pair of Rafetus Turtles

In China, the last female rafetus turtle is about to be introduced to her new home, where the last male is waiting to meet her.

Mar 2nd, 2010 | Comments

Snowflake: The White Gorilla: Colo and Dotty

In 1956, the Columbus Zoo in Ohio became the home of the first gorilla to be born and raised in captivity.

Jun 9th, 2008 | Comments

Snowflake: The White Gorilla: Introduction

For nearly 40 years an albino gorilla named Snowflake was adored by people around the world.

Jun 9th, 2008 | Comments

Walking with Giants: The Grizzlies of Siberia: When Baby Is a Bear

The moment Charlie Russell and Maureen Enns saw the three orphans in a Russian zoo, they knew what they had to do.

May 14th, 2008 | Comments

Animal Attractions: Amazing Tales from the San Diego Zoo: Modern Zoos

During the latter part of the 20th century, zoos began to provide a new experience for visitors by replacing the iron bars and concrete walls of cages with protective moats, bigger animal areas, and recreated tropical rainforests.

Feb 29th, 2000 | Comments

Animal Attractions: Amazing Tales from the San Diego Zoo: Nature vs. Nurture

During the 20th century, as humans have encroached more and more on animals' territory, zoos have come to be more than just places to view wild animals.

Feb 29th, 2000 | Comments

Animal Attractions: Amazing Tales from the San Diego Zoo: Introduction

Every animal has a story...and so does the staff at the San Diego Zoo.

Feb 29th, 2000 | Comments
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