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December 17, 2014
Tag, You’re It! (Or Are You?)

The plot thickens—along x and y axes—in the latest project launched by the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute.

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October 13, 2010
Understanding Urban Ecosystems

Urban Wildlife Institute Director Eric Lonsdorf, Ph.D., is quoted in a National Geographic Daily News story on ant diversity in Manhattan.

October 13, 2010
Introducing the Mind of the Chimpanzee

In their first news update, researchers Elizabeth Lonsdorf and Steve Ross explain the origins of “The Mind of the Chimpanzee,” their book exploring the thoughts and emotions of our closest living relative.

October 12, 2010
Caiman Lizard Diet Snapshot

What's on the menu for the zoo's caiman lizards? Find out with our latest diet snapshot!

October 8, 2010
Meet, Greet & Shop


Join us in Wild Wild Things gift shop tomorrow from 2-4 p.m. to meet a Kenyan sand boa, corn snake, turtle, ball python or blue-tongued skink. (If you can't come this weekend, plan to meet an animal at Wild Things on October 17.)

October 6, 2010
Dog Demo-What?
October 4, 2010
Autumn Animal Photography

Embark on a photo safari without leaving Chicago during this long holiday weekend. Attend the adult or child Autumn Animal Photography class at the zoo and learn how snapping the right photo is less about the camera and more about knowing the animals.

October 4, 2010
Harvest Days Photos

Thanks to all who attended Harvest Days this weekend and to Lifeway Kefir and Whole Foods for making it a success! Check out photos here.

October 1, 2010
Mtoto Mpya Mwengine (Another New Child)
September 30, 2010
Give by Cell

Keep Lincoln Park Zoo free with just your thumb! Text LPZoo to 20222 to give $5 with your cell. Messaging and data rates may apply; see full details at www.lpzoo.org/mobilegiving

September 29, 2010
JJ, Jill & Dot

With the help of a storyteller and a silly, orange character, LPZoo's Jill Moyse brought the wild to some local kids. Take a look.

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