Give Your Beloved a Cockroach for Valentine's Day

Are you tired of the cuteness of Valentine's Day? Do you want to get your special someone something totally disgusting? The Bronx Zoo has the perfect gift for you — for $10, you can name one of their Madagascar hissing cockroaches after your SO (or friend, or mom, or whatever). No, you do not also get to take the… » 2/06/12 5:20pm 2/06/12 5:20pm

"Justin Beaver" Takes Up Residence In Bronx River

After discovering a second beaver living in the Bronx River, the Wildlife Conservation Society asked people to vote for a name online. Shockingly, internet users aren't huge Leave It To Beaver fans — "Wally" lost to "Justin Beaver." » 10/01/10 5:16pm 10/01/10 5:16pm

Christina Hendricks As The Face Of London Fog

NYT: Watching Lion Cubs Is Like "Kitty Porn"

Visit the Bronx Zoo's new lion cubs vicariously! The Times' David Rooney writes, "Scoff if you will, but there's something communally soothing about being part of a multicultural throng that oohs and aahs in unison while adorable animals frolic." [NYT] » 6/04/10 12:40pm 6/04/10 12:40pm