Caroline Palumbo

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A Zoo Keeper’s Dream Realized, Mila the Elephant Finally Meets Another Elephant for the First Time in 37 Years

It was a zoo keeper’s dream come true. In early February, 2014, Mila, an African elephant who had not seen another pachyderm in 37 of her 41 years …

San Diego Zoo

Three Orphaned Bear Cubs Receive Care at the Oregon Zoo

On February 21, 2014, three little orphaned black bear cubs were brought to the Oregon Zoo veterinary medical center by wildlife officials who …

Bear Cubs

Florida Panther Kitten Rescued From the Brink of Death Is Now Thriving

In late January 2014, a team of Florida Fish and Wildlife biologists came across an abandoned 1-week old panther kitten while conducting research in …

Wildlife

First Ever Fatwa Issued Against Wildlife Trafficking

Wildlife<p>In a slaughterhouse in Rantau Prapat, Sumatra, Indonesia, workmen slit open wild-caught blood pythons. (Photograph by Mark Leong)<p><b>Indonesia’s top Muslim clerical body has issued a fatwa, or edict, against illegal wildlife trafficking.</b><p>This unprecedented step by the Indonesian Council of …

Stunning picture captures a moment in the life of a lonely polar bear isolated on an ice floe in the Arctic Ocean

By<p><b>This breathtaking photograph captures a moment in the life of a lonely polar bear. Pictured against a stunning landscape in the Arctic Ocean, the</b> …

Killing Wildlife: The Pros and Cons of Culling Animals

Is targeting species like badgers, swans, and deer effective? And is it ethical?<p>Last fall, the U.K.'s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs targeted badgers for culling—the selective killing of a species as a population control measure.<p><b>Badgers reportedly transmit bovine tuberculosis, a</b> …

Elephants Know How Dangerous We Are From How We Speak

Elephants pay attention when we speak, a new study in Kenya shows.<p>When an elephant killed a Maasai woman collecting firewood near Kenya's Amboseli National Park in 2007, a group of young Maasai men retaliated by spearing one of the animals.<p>"It wasn't the one that had killed the woman, says Graeme …

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Are Expecting a Baby!

<i>Aww</i>. Huge celebrity baby news: Everyone from <i>Us Weekly</i> to E! Online to <i>People</i> are reporting that Mila Kunis and fiance Ashton Kutcher are expecting!<p>According to <i>Us Weekly</i>'s source, "This is something they both wanted. They are both so happy."<p>Mila has reportedly been spotted attending a prenatal yoga …