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# zoology - Sunday 17 July, 2016

What do you mean by 'bird-brain'? Baby ducks can actually learn differences between objects

So ‘bird-brain’ is quite an unfair slur, really.

# zoology - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Fish with protective parents (like Nemo) are more likely to evolve into new species

Research from Trinity College Dublin has found that egg-guarding habits help boost species diversity.

# zoology - Saturday 26 April, 2014

'No limitations': Ireland's top women scientists gather to showcase their work

A free event happening in Dublin today aims to get more girls and young women interested in the field.

# zoology - Sunday 1 September, 2013

Zoos rethink role as matchmaker for endangered species

Genetic databases, ultrasounds and frozen sperm – expensive, complicated… and it doesn’t always work.

# zoology - Saturday 5 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge Any escapees? Annual zoo census throws up challenge Head Count

Any escapees? Annual zoo census throws up challenge

How do you tell one penguin from another?

# zoology - Friday 30 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today Dotey This post contains images

PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today

Kituba the baby gorilla is having a birthday party at Dublin Zoo this weekend.