Bottlenose Dolphin Gives Birth

and helps her new calf swim to the surface for its first breath of air

Bottlenose Dolphin Gives Birth

The adorable moment a bottlenose dolphin gave birth at a Chicago zoo has been caught on camera, showing the touching moment the mother helped her baby swim to the surface to take her first breath. Brookfield Zoo’s latest arrival was born at about 11am on Friday last week, two hours after her 26-year-old mother showed […]

Sumatran Tiger Cubs Born In Smithsonian Zoo

Sumatran Tiger Cubs Born In Smithsonian Zoo

The Smithsonian National Zoo has announced that two Sumatran tiger cubs have been born to mother, Damai. On Monday evening, the zoo labeled the wonderful occasion a “conservation success” on their website. The first cub was born around 6:15 p.m., with the second appearing over two hours later, at 8:23 p.m. The official post indicates […]

The Evolutionary Enigma of Monogamy

Monogamy - Evolutionary Friend, or Foe?

The Evolutionary Enigma of Monogamy

The Evolutionary Enigma of Monogamy A series of seminal studies, into the enigma that is the evolutionary role of monogamy in human beings, has raised serious questions concerning the trait’s advantages. Specifically, scientists are attempting to comprehend the means by which this form of sexual partnering, in our species, serves to further our existence. From […]