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March 27, 2015
Photo of the Week: March 27

Baby gorilla Bella leans back to check out the camera in our Photo of the Week! The little gorilla turned 1 month old on Tuesday.

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February 3, 2015
Stepping in the Snow

The snow monkeys at Regenstein Macaque Forest lived up to their names today, climbing and leaping through the snow drifts of their new exhibit!

February 3, 2015
A Hornbill Hello

Greetings from our red-billed hornbill at Regenstein African Journey! This African species uses its long bill to gather fruit, seeds and insects.

February 2, 2015
Measuring the Lives of Mountain Gorillas

How do you measure the relationship between a male mountain gorilla and the infants in its group? Start with hormones, zoo scientist Stacy Rosenbaum shares in our latest blog post.

February 2, 2015
Winter Work for the Birds

It’s cold, but that doesn’t stop Lead Keeper of Birds Chris Fuehrmeyer from breaking ice on the Hope B. McCormick Swan Pond to keep the waterfowl cozy.

February 1, 2015
Early Closing Notice

Lincoln Park Zoo will close at 2 p.m. today to ensure our staff can get home safely. We apologize for any inconvenience...and hope you can enjoy the snowy weather!

January 30, 2015
Photo of the Week: January 30

African lion Sahar runs through his outdoor exhibit in our Photo of the Week. Besides exercise, the 5-year-old big cat can count on a special “hot rock” to stay warm in the snow. (He can always head inside too!)

January 30, 2015
Make Way for Moochie

Want to solve a mystery starring the zoo's apes? Tune in to WTTW Channel 11 this Sunday at 11 a.m. to see the science detectives of Moochie Kalala Detective Club interviewing zoo scientist Steve Ross.

January 29, 2015
Snow Doubt About It

Who’s our current featured ADOPT? Ta-da, it’s Taza!

January 29, 2015
A Rhino Roll in the Snow

Snow may be a rare sight on the scrublands of east Africa, but teenage rhino Ricko isn't averse to a quick roll in the white stuff, as this photo #FromACurator shows.

January 28, 2015
Video: Caruso’s 25th Birthday Party

When gibbons get together for a party, nobody sits still. Here’s one more look at the birthday party caregivers at the Helen Brach Primate House threw for white-cheeked gibbon Caruso, who turned 25 today.

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