Otter Pups Debut in Australia

Taronga Western Plains Zoo in New South Wales proudly presented the newest members of their Asian Small-Clawed Otter family to the public recently. The pups, two females and a male, were born on January 8th of this year, and are the second litter born to parents Pocket (mum) and Eniko (dad). » 3/19/15 12:13pm 3/19/15 12:13pm

VeinViewer: Making Something Unpleasant Slightly Less So

Not a big fan of needle sticks? Me neither. I voluntarily subject myself to it when I donate blood, and I'm lucky enough not to have any health problems that require me to interact with hypodermic needles on a regular basis. But I can never watch while the phlebotomist sticks me, and I've had bad experiences with… » 3/11/15 6:36pm 3/11/15 6:36pm

World Wildlife Day: Education and Celebration!

Today is World Wildlife Day, a day that the United Nations set aside to celebrate wildlife and raise awareness about what you can do to help protect vulnerable species of plants and animals (many of which have been made vulnerable by human activities). Particular focus is being placed on stopping wildlife crime,… » 3/03/15 12:24pm 3/03/15 12:24pm