What’s with the mirror? Alert guests might be puzzling over the unbreakable mirror propped against the rockwork in the Grand Cayman blue iguanas’ habitat. Here’s a hint: Competition breeds success.
On March 27, between 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. local time, hundreds of millions of people around the world will turn off their lights to reduce their carbon footprint and raise awareness about global climate change.
In early March, my boss, Michelle Jost, arrived at work wearing a huge smile. She heard a red-winged blackbird trilling nearby; that call meant spring! But to other Shedd staffers, that call meant "duck!"
Seahorses, their relatives and their habitats face significant threats from the heavy trade in seahorse products: for traditional medicine, the home aquarium industry and the trade in souvenir curios.
Mom Puiji and her calf can have fun with a Frisbee, but belugas are inventive when it comes to games, and anything can be a toy.