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Zoology for Kids

Connecting kids, their families, and wildlife enthusiasts of all ages to the wonderful world of zoology.

Latest Blog Posts

Zebras

Seeing Stripes

November 13, 2016 Along with pandas, penguins, orcas, and skunks, zebras are well-known for their striking black-and-white coloration. But why do they have stripes in ...
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Donkey vs. Elephant

Celebrating Election Day Animals

November 7, 2016 Back in the 1800s, a cartoonist named Thomas Nast helped popularize the use of a donkey and an elephant to symbolize the two major political ...
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Star-nosed mole

5 Creepy Organisms (Just in Time for Halloween)

October 30, 2016 Halloween is the perfect time of year to celebrate nature's creepies and crawlies—the weird, the misunderstood, and the not-so-cuddly species that call Planet Earth home ...
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Whale shark and swimmer

Conservation Q&A with Simon Pierce

October 22, 2016 Research and conservation are like peanut butter and jelly—they're simply better together. Marine conservation biologist Simon Pierce, co-founder of the Marine Megafauna Foundation, has ...
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