Archive for February 13th, 2017:

How do you reintroduce a herd of bison into the wild?

A herd of plains bison have been successfully reintroduced to Canada’s oldest national park, more than 100 years after they were nearly hunted out of existence. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38898641

The late Hans Rosling tells the modern world’s story

Swedish stats guru and public educator Hans Rosling has died aged 68. In this spectacular section of The Joy Of Stats, broadcast by the BBC in 2010, he tells the story of the world in 200 countries over 200 years using 120,000 numbers – in just four minutes. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-38902490

Orphaned dik-dik raised by keepers

9 February 2017 Last updated at 16:52 GMT He’s only 19cm (7.4 in) tall and has been named Thanos. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38925011

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