Drew Marshall

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Giant pandas no longer 'endangered' in China, survey finds

Decades of conservation work in China have paid off for the giant panda, whose status has been upgraded from "endangered" to "vulnerable" due to a …

Panda meat: Chinese hunters held over scandal

<b>Ten people have been held in China on suspicion of hunting a panda to sell its fur and meat, Chinese state television says.</b><p>Police discovered the panda's skin and 9.75kg (22lb) of meat in a raid in December, CCTV reported.<p>Officers said the panda was shot dead by two brothers in Zhaotong in southern …

Extinction

Mating time for UK's giant pandas, with a little help from the vets

Tian Tian and Yang Guang said to be ‘extremely interested in one another’ at Edinburgh zoo<p>It is once again the giant panda breeding season in Edinburgh, with the zoo’s most famous couple described as “extremely interested in one another” as experts race to take advantage of the animals’ notoriously …

Giant Pandas

Red panda births surprise Adelaide Zoo staff

Zoo staff in Adelaide got a surprise when a red panda gave birth recently because they had not realised she was pregnant.<p>Zookeeper Constance Girardi …

Animals

Google adds fact-checked medical information to search

Basic information on symptoms, treatments, and the rarity of the conditions will now pop up in the Knowledge Graph<p>Google is introducing high-quality medical data to its search engine, hoping to give users worried about that rash that won't go away some fact-checked peace of mind. Starting in the …

10 Historical Photos and Stories of Drag Queens

"Queens," or men who defy gender norms and dress as women, have always been present in the LGBTQ community and pop culture. Their journey has been long, but as a society we have progressed to a level of acceptance which has unfortunately not always been a part of our culture.<p>We acknowledge that not …

Lion Dog, Panda Dog

Back in 2013, a Chinese zoo tried to pass off a dog as a lion:<p>Most observers laughed, but not Scott Sumner! To Scott, the Lion Dog was a signal of …

2013 Marvin Architect’s Challenge Winners

The Marvin Windows and Doors’ Architect’s Challenge winners have been announced and this year, there are some really beautiful winning modern houses. …

Final twist to tale of Henrietta Lacks, the woman whose cells helped the fight against cancer

The astonishing story of Henrietta Lacks, who died of cancer in 1951 but whose still living cells are now the basis for much medical research, has …