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  1. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Still no cub for Ocean Park's panda Ying Ying

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 12:08pm by DARREN WEE

    ... are nevertheless encouraged by Ying Ying and Le Le’s physical maturity and improvement this year,” said Suzanne Gendron, the park’s executive director of zoological operations and education. Female pandas ...

  2. News - World

    Fifth of reptile species are 'facing extinction'

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Freshwater turtles are particularly at risk, with nearly half of species believed to be close to extinction, said the report compiled by the Zoological Society of London and the International Union ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, September 22, 2013

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP, Reuters

    ... reported in a publication of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard, brings the number of known snake-like lizard species in California up from one to five. AFP   Nasa gives up on comet ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Viper's light-absorbing black scales are a wonder of nature's nanotechnology

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Dr Marlene Spinner of the University of Bonn's Institute of Zoology. But introducing the snake's nanotechnology could potentially enhance their light absorbency even more. "The ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HISTORY

    Kidnapped in 1942, Chan Yuk-kwong returns to city to find his brothers

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 05:23am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... with the city under Japanese occupation, Chan was already working as a part-time delivery boy for a boat factory near Bing Tau Fa Yuen- now the site of the Zoological and Botanical Gardens- for 50 cents ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - PERSPECTIVE

    Perspective: universities must encourage students to read broadly

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:15pm by RONALD TENG

    ... for coffee breaks, and he found them discussing a wide range of topics- from astronomy to zoology. One day, his fellow physicians were discussing the French Revolution, and he felt left out. ...

  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    New humpback dolphin species discovered off north Australia

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 04:06pm by AFP

    ... be to draw up a manuscript of the findings for consideration by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, the body responsible for formally declaring and naming new species. Parra said ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Ocean Park gets all-clear on 'suicidal' dolphin

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... no external wounds on Pinky or any sign that she was in pain. Suzanne Gendron, executive director of the park's zoological operations and education department, said Pinky had all along been ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Third try at love flops for Ocean Park's panda pair

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 06:43pm by Phila Siu

    ... insemination of Ying Ying was conducted very smoothly." Suzanne Gendron, the park's executive director of zoological operations and education, said there should be signs of pregnancy ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Loyalty to mainland is loyalty to one's country

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... and going to the bathroom in a 100 sq ft space that you share with three others? Our top bureaucrats certainly have not. Their maids have larger quarters. The monkeys at the Zoological and Botanical ...




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