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 professor wu's faked graduation photo

Reports suggest that the Chinese giant salamander faked his PHD

Competition winners feed the animals with Steve Backshall

Competition winners feed the animals with Steve Backshall at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Patricia Brekke in the field

Patricia Brekke has been a scientist at the Institute of Zoology based at London Zoo for 10 years. She talks bird matchmaking and career tips in...

Jon Bielby and Sir David Attenborough

Jon Bielby works in the Institute of Zoology at the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) based at London Zoo. This British Science Week, he talks...

Humpback whale, Henderson

The UK government has announced the creation of the world's largest marine reserve around the Pitcairn Islands.

A humboldt penguin at ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo's penguins have become the focus for a scientific study on waddling and how it evolved.

A group of adults entertained by animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

With almost 700,000 visitors in 2014, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s visitor numbers have risen by 27.2% in the last year, according to figures released by...

Baby gorilla - alika

Western lowland gorilla infant at ZSL London Zoo marks new milestone

Chinese Giant Salamander

New research led by ZSL shows that Chinese giant salamander farms threaten wild salamander populations instead of supporting their conservation....

Panther Chameleon - ZSL Animal Photography Prize

Award-winning animal photography goes on display at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo