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World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) Survey

. June 7, 2010 . 0 Comments

For a worldwide survey, conducted on the occasion of the World Environment Day on June 5th, WAZA approached 12 national and regional zoo and aquarium associations, covering all regions of the world, to provide a figure regarding the following two questions: How many visitors did your member institutions receive annually and how much money was […]

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The Museum of Natural History Nova Scotia Reopens

The Museum of Natural History Nova Scotia Reopens

. June 4, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Natural History celebrates its reopening and launch of Metamorphosis MNH. Friday, June 4 Free Day Be among the first to see VENOM and RIDING WITH METEORITES. The Museum will extend its hours 9am to 9pm for this special day. Saturday, June 5 & Sunday, June 6 Family Weekend The Museum has fun […]

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History Scientist Announces New Dinosaur

. May 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

Michael J. Ryan, Ph.D., a scientist at The Cleveland Museum of Natural History, announces the discovery of a new horned dinosaur, Medusaceratops lokii. Approximately 20 feet long, weighing more than 2 tons, the plant-eating dinosaur lived nearly 78 million years ago during the Late Cretaceous period in what is now Montana. Its identification marks the […]

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London Zoo Gathers Scientists at Speakers Corner

. May 24, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is gathering together the UK’s leading scientific brains to talk at Speakers’ Corner. On Monday 14 June 2010, scientists will take to their soapboxes at the world’s most famous debating arena. They’ll be tackling three broad themes of Earth Evolution, Earth Challenges and Earth Solutions, but they’ll be expecting […]

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The Natural History Museum Presents New Exhibition The Deep

. May 23, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Natural History Museum exhibition, The Deep will plunge visitors into the abyss, revealing a deep sea environment less explored than the surface of the moon. With bizarre creatures that have adapted to their harsh world in wonderful ways, visitors to the exhibition will discover the extraordinary yet fragile biodiversity that exists in the deep […]

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