Indiana-based artist Tasha Lewis transforms the Conservatory’s gallery with thousands of magnetic cyanotype butterflies printed on cotton fabric. Her blue butterflies hover in mid-air and seem to swarm the space, blurring the connection between the natural and artificial worlds.
The Columbus Zoo’s 15-year-old Partners in Conservation program looks at ways to help people who live near endangered animals.
The Columbus Zoo has a new family member. It’s a baby gorilla comes to Columbus from a Colorado Springs zoo. It’s in Columbus because its mother abandoned it. The Colorado zoo hopes a surrogate mother in Columbus will adopt the baby.
Halloween generates some startling profits. Retailers expect to earn more than 3 billion dollars in Halloween related sales. And in recent years, amusement parks here in Ohio and around the nations are cashing in on the holiday.
The Columbus Zoo is saying good-bye to its three West Indian male manatees. The giant mammals will be moved to different parts of Florida where two of them will be released into the wild.
The Columbus Zoo reports the death of a seven-year-old Asian elephant. The zoo says Ganesh was found dead in his stall Tuesday morning when his keeper arrived for work. The cause of death wasn’t immediately known.