The Water Bowl: Bronx Zoo Has Another Escapee – A Peacock!
05/11/2011 AT 10:30 AM EDT
Slither aside, Bronx Zoo cobra – there's a new animal on the loose. A female peacock escaped from the Bronx Zoo, and has not yet been recaptured. –New York Dailly News
In a "penguin nirvana" in Antarctica, climate change has affected the birds in different ways. Some bird populations suffer while others thrive due to the shifting waters, but it seems all but certain that the sea ice that provides their habitat will be "pulled out from under them." –New York Times
A cat got its head stuck in a pipe, and it took a whole team of people – and lots of creative thinking – to help the kitty out safely. –KING5 Seattle
Contrary to popular belief, black bears are not prone to killing humans, and the ones most likely to kill are male bears on the prowl, hunting for food, not mothers protecting their cubs. –New York Times