SeaWorld Animal Rescue Team Cares for Two Orphaned Manatees
During the past week, our devoted Animal Rescue Team has been taking care of two rescued orphaned baby manatees. The calves were both brought to SeaWorld Orlando ’s rehabilitation facility after being rescued by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ( FWC ). First Rescued Manatee Calf The first manatee was rescued about a week ago from Merritt Island and immediately transported ...
Penguin Chicks Hatched Using Artificial Insemination
A Japanese aquarium said it had hatched two Humboldt penguin chicks, the first time the technique has been successfully deployed for the species.
Hundreds of Migrating Birds Crash Into NASCAR Hall of Fame with 97 of Them Dying
More than 300 birds crashed into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in North Carolina on Tuesday night, making for an eerie sight in uptown Charlotte. The birds — identified as chimney swifts, which migrate from the United States to South America in the fall — were caught on video flying into the large building, which opened in May 2010. The bizarre and somewhat disturbing footage shows the small birds flying into the glass section of the NASCAR building and dropping to the ground. The Carolina Waterfow...