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Troglobites, Troglophiles, and Trogloxenes…Oh my!

Troglobites, troglophiles, and trogloxenes are three types of really cool animals that make up a big group of creatures called troglofauna. Troglofauna are air-breathing terrestrial animals that live in caves. Cave life is not...

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Go Deeper With Modern Mining

Mining in Canada has been occurring since the late 1700s and is an important part of our culture, Today, Canadian mining is at the forefront of modern mining technology. Here are a few interesting...

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The Who’s Who of Canada’s Cats

Lions, tigers, and jaguars are arguably the most famous of the wild cat species in the world. You may think yourself unlucky that these cats are not native to North America (though I think...

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Meet Our New Rattlesnake

Something interesting happened on the third floor at the end of July. Our Massasauga rattlesnake, Hook, was taken back to the Toronto Zoo where he was originally bred. We now have a new juvenile...

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Easy Ways to Reduce Waste This Summer

It’s summertime! The sun is out, birds are chirping, turtles are egg-laying, and that means… a lot of plastic can potentially be saved! It’s important to reduce waste year round, but with the cold...