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  1. Big cats and the bigger questions

    Posted Oct 09th 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... and a further 60 or so in zoos, all of them on the mainland, and some scientists consider their eventual extinction a certainty. Emphasising her business credentials, the 43-year-old Ms Li secured ... the project's scheduled completion in 2007. In return, the government authorised the supply of cubs from Chinese zoos. So began an ambitious plan which enters its next stage today, when a female South ...

  2. The Lady and the Panda

    Posted Jul 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Stella Dong

    ... scrambling for funds. Her greatest handicap, at least in the eyes of the almost exclusively male areas of exploration and zoology, was her gender. Despite her achievements, the museums, zoos ... she was also at odds with male competitors. Harkness' success in bringing Su-Lin and a second panda to Chicago's Brookfield Zoo led to other zoos coveting their own pandas. ...

  3. Born to be wild

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Claudine Kolle

    ... The Chinese tiger is one of the most endangered species in the world, all but extinct outside of zoos. Claudine Kolle reports on a former fashion executive's plan to boost ... at the Shanghai zoo. Madonna then starts to pace, typical zoo-induced behaviour. Meanwhile, Tiger Woods stays inside his crate, hiding from the media throng recording the pair's arrival. Only once ...

  4. Physio Eva Leonard pioneered use of acupuncture

    Posted Aug 20th 2004, 12:00am by Robin Hutcheon

    ... practising physiotherapy at Barnet General Hospital, where she helped pioneer Chinese techniques in the west. One of Leonard's patients was a giraffe from the London Zoo with neck problems. ...

  5. Heart of Harkness

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Stella Dong

    ... published by Chicago's Brookfield Zoo, Vicki Croke came across the unlikely mention of a Manhattan socialite and dress designer. Ruth Harkness, she read, had undertaken an arduous expedition ... contacts in the zoo world. But no one knew very much. I thought, 'How could this be, that no one knows about an American socialite who brought a giant panda back from China?' ...

  6. Get creative

    Posted Dec 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... available at YMCA, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, the PANIC (Prince Edward), Zoo Records (Mongkok) and Cat Store (Causeway Bay). For enquiries, call 2268 7714. ...

  7. Beginner's luck

    Posted Aug 15th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow For independent duo My Little Airport, having a song in the top 10 of the mainstream pop charts is a very big deal. Twenty three-year-old musicians Lam Pang, who prefers to be known simply as P, and Nicole Au Kin-ying, have just released their debut album The Ok Thing To Do On Sunday Afternoon Is To Toddle In The Zoo. The record's title track has reached number ...

  8. Street smarts

    Posted Jul 27th 2005, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... involving casual wear such as T-shirts, tank tops and jeans. New York and Tokyo have long led the field, with Stussy, X-large and Zoo York from the US, and Bathing Ape and Fiberops from Japan among ... of Fiberops; Arai of Hex Antistyle; Eli Morgan Gesner from Zoo York; Peter Huynh of UXA; and Eric Haze, the man behind the eponymous Haze brand who's also designed album covers for the Beastie ...

  9. A mate to remember

    Posted May 09th 2004, 12:00am by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... Mansion? Oh my gosh! It's... the wonderland. It's beautiful, a huge house with a zoo, and- everything.' She said she came from Hartland, Minnesota, population 288, but that her ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Aug 18th 2004, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... $60 from the YMCA, Panic (tel: 2396 2608), and Zoo Records (tel: 2384 1062). Inquiries: 2268 9914 San Guo Zhi Life-size puppets are used to tell two stories from the popular Chinese novel, ...




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