Environment Forum

Will Zoo crunch bite U.S. science education?

February 4, 2009

President Barack Obama has pledged to “restore science to its rightful place” and educate a new generation of scientists able to transform America into an environmentally sustainable “green economy.”

Environment falls as priority for Americans – Pew

January 22, 2009

2009 may not be such a green year in America after all.

According to a new poll by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press, environmental protection has fallen off sharply as a priority issue among Americans. You can see the whole survey here.

Chinese turtle species depends on two very old zoo guests

May 23, 2008

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The fate of a Chinese species may rest on whether the turtles in this photo mate.