Saturday, May 31, 2008

Moko to the rescue

a mother and calf pygmy sperm whale, facing imminent death after becoming stranded on a sandbar, follow Moko the bottlenose dolphin to safety.

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Saturday, May 24, 2008

Shape Shifting aliens caught on tape

Here is an update on a video we featured last year. This extraordinary footage from the 2008 TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) conference, captures one of the wonders of the underwater world, rarely seen by ground-dwellers.

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How smart is the octopus?

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Friday, May 23, 2008

Elephant snaps, shoots baby animals


Cameras concealed inside a carved out tree trunk, carried by elephants, have been used to follow and record four newborn tiger cubs in the Pench National Park in India.


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The Telegraph, a U.K. based newspaper includes Switch Zoo in their list of The 20 most useful websites for children and families.
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Thursday, May 22, 2008