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Cambridge's Museum of Zoology: Bobby the whale and Attenborough - New Scientist


New Scientist
By Graham Lawton. Typical. You wait years for an enormous whale skeleton to be hung in the entrance hall of a museum, then two come along at once. First it was the Natural History Museum in London, which last summer unveiled the bones of a 25-metre ...

Cambridge Museum of Zoology reopens after £4m facelift - BBC News


BBC News
The Cambridge Zoology Museum has reopened after a £4m refurbishment. It opened in 1814, but has been closed since 2013 for a revamp. The museum has two million specimens, housed in the Sir David Attenborough building. The presenter said the ...

The Ancient Armor of Fish--Scales--Provide Clues to Hair, Feather Development - Laboratory Equipment


Laboratory Equipment
Parichy's lab investigates developmental genetics of adult morphology, stem cell biology and evolution, using zebrafish and related species as models. A high percentage of the genes in these common aquarium fish are the same as in humans – reflecting a ...

Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo (BAMZ)

Flatts - Bermuda

In 1926 The Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo (BAMZ) was established by the Bermuda Government to enhance a growing tourism industry. Since that time the Aquarium has become a leader in environmental education and conservation. The efforts of two support agencies, the Bermuda Zoological Society (BZS) and the Atlantic Conservation Partnership (ACP) were critical to this evolution. BAMZ became a fully accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) in 1993, winning four prestigious awards, and rapidly earning a reputation for excellence. Further information can be obtained from the web site.

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Aquarium and Zoo Facilities Association
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The purpose of the AZFA is to encourage the exchange of ideas with respect to the construction and maintenance of facilities for zoos, wildlife parks and aquariums worldwide. Includes organization description, membership information, and conservation projects.

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