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November 27, 2015
The Lights Start Shining Tonight!

We're flipping the on switch for ZooLights Presented By ComEd​ and PowerShares QQQ at 4:25 p.m. today! Join us for an evening of free, spectacular fun.

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November 5, 2015
Holiday Day Camps for Kids

Lincoln Park Zoo has holiday day camps coming up for kids in preK–fourth grade, starting with Veterans Day Zoo Camp next Wednesday, November 11!

November 4, 2015
Going the Extra Mile for Polar Bears

Lincoln Park Zoo lead keeper Anthony Nielsen recently observed polar bears in the wild as part of Polar Bears International’s Climate Alliance program.

November 4, 2015
Zoo Scientists Study Wild Chimpanzees and Gorillas

Did you know Lincoln Park Zoo scientists study—and conserve—chimpanzees and gorillas in one of the most untouched ecosystems on Earth? Travel along to the Goualougo Triangle with them!

November 3, 2015
One Cute Canine

The fennec fox may be the smallest canid species, but it has an enormous cuteness factor! #FromACurator

November 3, 2015
Video: Baby Gorilla Plays With Silverback Dad

Bella, a female western lowland gorilla born last February, may be tiny, but she enjoys father-daughter playtime with her massive silverback dad, Kwan.

November 2, 2015
Mom Naps While Kids Play

Zoo scientists use laser-triggered cameras to study wild chimpanzees in the Republic of Congo’s Goualougo Triangle, one of the most untouched ecosystems in Africa. Here a mom catches a nap in the treetops as her kids play nearby.

October 30, 2015
Listening to Bat Calls

Think bat calls are too high-pitched for humans to hear? They aren’t if you’ve got the right gear.

October 30, 2015
Photo of the Week: October 30

Red panda cub Clark looks small compared to his sister Addison, but he’s just as cute as our Photo of the Week shows! Keep an eye out for the cubs at the Kovler Lion House if you visit this weekend.

October 29, 2015
A Neighborhood Guide to Chicago Bats

How do bats roost in Chicago’s neighborhoods? Lincoln Park Zoo scientists ID the bat species spotted in Lincoln Park, Logan Square, Humboldt Park, downtown and Jefferson Park.

October 29, 2015
Blending In

The Serengeti grasslands of Tanzania provide ideal camouflage for a pride of African lions in this photo by Anna Czupryna, research coordinator for the zoo-led Serengeti Health Initiative.

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