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The Courier
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The Courier / Posted 15 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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The Young Witness
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The Young Witness / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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Western Advocate
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Western Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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Manning River Times
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Manning River Times / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
8 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
8 related stories
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The North West Star
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
The North West Star / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopoversquirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national
Four parks in two days: How to kill time on a Singapore stopover
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 hours ago
squirrels. The Republic of Singapore was born in 1965. As a matter of national pride the new nation wanted to have a national zoo but couldn't really afford it. So, on the sound basis that bird seed was cheaper than animal food, Jurong Bird... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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Northern Star
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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Queensland Times
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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News Mail
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winterQuestacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a f
Pack the woollies and embrace the Canberra winter
News Mail / Posted yesterday
Questacon, Telstra Tower and more. It is a prime location if you are after a few day trips to the ski slopes and the National Zoo offers the first Australian zoo accommodation experience. For us the trip started with a visit to the National... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Maryland Zoo Fights To Stay Ahead Of African Penguin Extinctionthat we may actually lose this species in our lifetime in the wild,” says pengu
Maryland Zoo Fights To Stay Ahead Of African Penguin Extinction
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
that we may actually lose this species in our lifetime in the wild,” says penguin expert Steve Sarro, of the Smithsonian National Zoo. Of the millions of them that once thrived in their African habitat, less than 50,000 remain, making them an... Read more
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NBC Washington
Baby Porcupine Born at National Zoozoo's small mammal house. The porcupette weighed in at 378 grams Thursday morn
Baby Porcupine Born at National Zoo
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
zoo's small mammal house. The porcupette weighed in at 378 grams Thursday morning. Its sex isn't yet known, but a quill has been collected for genetic testing. The results won't be in for a few weeks, said National Zoo spokesperson Annalisa... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Canberra Times celebrates 90 years in 90 picturesinspect the rain forest at the Australian National Botanic gardens. November 19
The Canberra Times celebrates 90 years in 90 pictures
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
inspect the rain forest at the Australian National Botanic gardens. November 1985. Photo: Peter Wells A giraffe at the National Zoo greets the sun on a morning when temperatures reached as low as minus 6 degrees. July 2012. Photo: Colleen... Read more
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Calcutta News
Two Royal Bengal Tigers passing lazy times in their cage , at National Zoo in the capital's Mirpur area, seems they are also enjoying
Two Royal Bengal Tigers passing lazy times in their cage
Calcutta News / Posted 13 days ago
, at National Zoo in the capital's Mirpur area, seems they are also enjoying Eid vacation their own. The photo was taken on Saturday.... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Behold ScandinaviaZoo with its Swedish Pygmy Goats and other soft and gentle creatures. Swedish P
Behold Scandinavia
Warren Times Observer / Posted 15 days ago
Zoo with its Swedish Pygmy Goats and other soft and gentle creatures. Swedish Pygmy Goats first arrived from the Swedish National Zoo in Stockholm in 1959. The miniature goats on display at the festival will all be descendents of these original... Read more
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Canberra Times
National Zoo and Aquarium unveils new animals Cian and Tunku the Siamang gibbonsThe National Zoo and Aquarium unveiled its latest attraction on Thursday, Cian
National Zoo and Aquarium unveils new animals Cian and Tunku the Siamang gibbons
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
The National Zoo and Aquarium unveiled its latest attraction on Thursday, Cian and Tunku, two Siamang gibbons. Although they appeared nervous at first the Siamang's were soon flaunting their swinging skills to the public in their "specially built... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hamilton Zoo welcomes baby white rhinorhinos have been born as part of the zoo's white rhino breeding programme. Mal
Hamilton Zoo welcomes baby white rhino
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
rhinos have been born as part of the zoo's white rhino breeding programme. Males Kifaru and Ubuntu went to The National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra and males Inkosi and Mtoto are at Auckland Zoo. Females Imani and Jamila remain at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hamilton Zoo Announces Arrival of Baby Rhinoprogramme has been exceptionally successful with seven rhinos born at the zoo.
Hamilton Zoo Announces Arrival of Baby Rhino
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
programme has been exceptionally successful with seven rhinos born at the zoo. They include male Kifaru, who went to The National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra along with Ubuntu. Males Inkosi and Mtoto are at Auckland Zoo, while females Imani and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Connecting With The PastZoo with its Swedish Pygmy Goats and other soft and gentle creatures. Swedish P
Connecting With The Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Zoo with its Swedish Pygmy Goats and other soft and gentle creatures. Swedish Pygmy Goats first arrived from the Swedish National Zoo in Stockholm in 1959. The miniature goats on display at the festival will all be descendents of these original... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Summer programs offer kids safe, creative outletsbook reading challenge, arts activities, fitness classes and weekly trips to pl
Summer programs offer kids safe, creative outlets
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
book reading challenge, arts activities, fitness classes and weekly trips to places such as the Walters Art Museum and the national zoo in Washington. Three blocks from Gilmor Homes, motivational posters and book shelves line the teal walls where... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Letters to the Editor:wolves, the vast majority from ranchers in the southern part of our state. I wa
Letters to the Editor:
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
wolves, the vast majority from ranchers in the southern part of our state. I was an associate director of the Smithsonian National Zoo from 1996 to 2003 and have heard it all. (The zoo raised the first pair of wolves to be released in southwest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
When a crocodile needs care, everyone needs to be carefulcroc. Photo: Matt McClain/Washington Post Dorothy the Cuban crocodile has been
When a crocodile needs care, everyone needs to be careful
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
croc. Photo: Matt McClain/Washington Post Dorothy the Cuban crocodile has been anaesthetised for three hours. Smithsonian National Zoo veterinarians in Washington have patched the hole in her jaw that she got in a fight with another croc. And now... Read more
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ABC News
Restored Starship Enterprise Model Has a New Hometwo-year task of restoring the ship. Using primary sources, they painstakingly
Restored Starship Enterprise Model Has a New Home
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
two-year task of restoring the ship. Using primary sources, they painstakingly worked through the model inside and out. The National Zoo supplied X-ray technicians to capture the interior of the ship. UV analysis of the paint was conducted and the... Read more
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NBC New York
Slithery Intruder Causes Scare in Queensfound from New England south through Florida, west through Texas and north agai
Slithery Intruder Causes Scare in Queens
NBC New York / Posted 25 days ago
found from New England south through Florida, west through Texas and north again to southern Wisconsin, according to the National Zoo. They eat mostly rodents and kill their prey by constriction. Rat snakes are known for producing a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kanowit councillors on study tour to peninsulatown in the central region,” he said. Besides Putrajaya, Negeri Sembilan and M
Kanowit councillors on study tour to peninsula
The Borneo Post / Posted 25 days ago
town in the central region,” he said. Besides Putrajaya, Negeri Sembilan and Melaka, the councillors also visited the National Zoo, National Monument Park, Istana Negara, Kuala Lumpur City Centre and Bukit Bintang. The tour was organised by... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senate to consider animal adoption and safety billsand acts featuring wild and exotic animals.” The amendment includes exemptions
Senate to consider animal adoption and safety bills
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
and acts featuring wild and exotic animals.” The amendment includes exemptions for permanent institutions associated with national zoo or aquarium organizations, university or laboratory research facilities, and outreach programs “for educational... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Smithsonian Sets Phasers To Restore On Original Starship Enterpriserestoring the Enterprise over the last year and half. Conservators used a porta
Smithsonian Sets Phasers To Restore On Original Starship Enterprise
KERA North Texas / Posted 25 days ago
restoring the Enterprise over the last year and half. Conservators used a portable x-ray machine — borrowed from the National Zoo — to piece together the internal structure of the ship. Though the model has been restored a few times before,... Read more
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Daily Herald
The best landscape designs don't require hours of wateringshowcase demonstration sites that are designed to encourage responsible landsca
The best landscape designs don't require hours of watering
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
showcase demonstration sites that are designed to encourage responsible landscaping. If you visit the Smithsonian's National Zoo, find inspiration for a water-wise landscape at the Speedwell Foundation Conservation Carousel. Near the... Read more
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Canberra Times
National Zoo and Aquarium reopens after machinery shed fireCanberra's National Zoo and Aquarium has reopened one day after an intense fire
National Zoo and Aquarium reopens after machinery shed fire
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
Canberra's National Zoo and Aquarium has reopened one day after an intense fire came within one metre of a tiger enclosure and sent a plume of black smoke pouring into the sky. Parts of the zoo were still without power on Monday after the fire,... Read more
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Perth Now
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA roof has partially collapsed after a fire broke out in a maintenance shed at
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
A roof has partially collapsed after a fire broke out in a maintenance shed at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra near the lion and tiger enclosure. Firefighters have contained the blaze to the shed and animals are being cared for by zoo... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but no animals are in danger. The on-site hotel, bungalow and tree house accommodation facilities have been evacuated as a precaution, but the zoo is operating as... Read more
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Herald Sun
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but no animals are in danger. The on-site hotel, bungalow and tree house accommodation facilities have been evacuated as a precaution, but the zoo is operating as... Read more
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Weekly Times
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
Weekly Times / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but no animals are in danger. The on-site hotel, bungalow and tree house accommodation facilities have been evacuated as a precaution, but the zoo is operating as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but no animals are in danger. The on-site hotel, bungalow and tree house accommodation facilities have been evacuated as a precaution, but the zoo is operating as... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Firefighters tackle blaze at National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra Firefighters are tackling a large blaze at the National Zoo and A
Firefighters tackle blaze at National Zoo and Aquarium
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
in Canberra Firefighters are tackling a large blaze at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra. An emergency services spokesman said several sheds used to store maintenance equipment had been... Read more
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News.com.au
Shed fire at National Zoo in CanberraA maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but
Shed fire at National Zoo in Canberra
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance shed is on fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, but no animals are in danger. The on-site hotel, bungalow and tree house accommodation facilities have been evacuated as a precaution, but the zoo is operating as... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fire at Canberra's National Zoo and AquariumServices Agency said firefighters arrived to find what they believed to be a ma
Fire at Canberra's National Zoo and Aquarium
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
Services Agency said firefighters arrived to find what they believed to be a maintenance shed alight. A fire at the National Zoo and Aquarium seen from the Tuggeranong Parkway. Photo: Graham Tidy Photos on social media show a large plume of... Read more
28d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Ballpark destinations within 5 hours of North Jersey - Travela.m. Non-game-days — check website for availability. Food favorite: Ben's Chil
Ballpark destinations within 5 hours of North Jersey - Travel
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
a.m. Non-game-days — check website for availability. Food favorite: Ben's Chili Bowl While in D.C.: Smithsonian museums, National Zoo, see the White House, Capitol and monuments. There’s also the U.S. Botanic Garden (with its kids scavenger hunt... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Band students prep for a 2 week journeyBuilding before performing on the Capitol grounds and meeting Sen. Al Franken.
Band students prep for a 2 week journey
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Building before performing on the Capitol grounds and meeting Sen. Al Franken. In the afternoon, they will visit the National Zoo and after dinner, go on a narrated tour of the famous memorials and monuments. Leaving the Capitol area on... Read more
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PhysOrg
Does eating bamboo make it harder for pandas to reproduce?in captive pandas.So, the next time you visit a zoo that has pandas (including
Does eating bamboo make it harder for pandas to reproduce?
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
in captive pandas.So, the next time you visit a zoo that has pandas (including the Atlanta Zoo, Memphis Zoo, Smithsonian National Zoo, San Diego Zoo and Toronto Zoo) and they are looking a little disgruntled, remember that it might be because of... Read more

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