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Meet the newest member of the fluorescent mammal club

Straits Times 21 Feb 2021
(NYTIMES) - Platypuses do it. Opossums do it. Even three species of North American flying squirrel do it ... And, breaking news ... It glowed eraser pink ... A UV photo shoot at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Nebraska yielded more observations, as well as many glamour shots in which the rodents look as if they have daubed themselves with body paint ... �.
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Spot the newest member of the fluorescent mammal club

Straits Times 21 Feb 2021
Platypuses do it. Opossums do it. Even three species of North American flying squirrel do it ... And, breaking news ... It glowed eraser pink ... � ... A UV photo shoot at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Nebraska yielded more observations, as well as many glamour shots in which the rodents look as if they have daubed themselves with body paint ... Why? ... He said.
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New Durham exhibit showcases the history and science of the guitar

Lincoln Journal Star 17 Feb 2021
Samantha Bernt Omaha World-Herald. OMAHA — The Durham Museum opened its latest exhibit recently, and it was the perfect day to spend indoors exploring the world of the guitar ... Making Music with the Omaha Conservatory of Music,” which is geared toward children and families ... The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in Omaha is the state's No.
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Zoo to offer free admission to healthcare workers and emergency responders

Fremont Tribune 12 Feb 2021
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium will be offering free gate admission to all healthcare workers and emergency responders, and ... Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium is open from 10 a.m.
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Ready, set, sell: Girl Scout cookie sales start Friday

The North Platte Telegraph 12 Feb 2021
Tim Johnson. Chloe Frederick’s sales pitch generally comes down to just a direct question. “I say, ‘Hi, my name is Chloe ... The troop sold around 5,000 boxes last year ... The funds also allowed troop members to take a trip to the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha this past fall and cover costs for programs, events and patches for the troop members ... AP.
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Omaha's Old Market faces challenges, shows its age as well as its resilience

Lincoln Journal Star 08 Feb 2021
Rick Ruggles Omaha World-Herald. Omaha’s Old Market, the downtown business area known for its old brick buildings, uneven brick streets and mishmash of shops and restaurants, looks old indeed ... Hal Daub, Omaha’s mayor from 1995 to 2001, had his own shop in the Old Market in the late 1960s ... The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in Omaha is the state's No.
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Ashland center is peaceful spot where tigers can breed

The Lufkin News 30 Jan 2021
The Omaha World-Herald reports the space is meant to be as peaceful and comfortable as possible, a safe environment for the tigers to breed. The four female and two male tigers are highly ranked genetically, said Jason Herrick, director of reproductive sciences at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium.
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Tigers in Ashland: Inside a conservation project at Simmons Safari Park

Lincoln Journal Star 29 Jan 2021
The four female and two male tigers are highly ranked genetically, said Jason Herrick, director of reproductive sciences at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium ... Five baby rockhopper penguin chicks were on display at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium on Tuesday, Jan.
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Tigers in Ashland: Scientists and zookeepers work to ensure longevity of species (copy)

Omaha World-Herald 26 Jan 2021
Jessica Wade ... 5 ... The four female and two male tigers are highly ranked genetically, said Jason Herrick, director of reproductive sciences at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium ... 1 in the country ... That’s where Herrick comes in ... Pettit noted that cubs born at the facility could be moved to the Omaha zoo when safe from COVID-19 ... .
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9 fun facts about penguins — plus a yummy gumdrop penguin recipe you can make ...

Omaha World-Herald 25 Jan 2021
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium is home to four penguin species ... The King, Gentoo and Rockhopper penguins are all on exhibit in the aquarium ... Omaha’s zoo creates a sub-Antarctic world with snow machines and high-intensity lights, including ultraviolet rays ... Former Omaha ...
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Denver couple lean on each other while battling cancer

News-Press Now 24 Jan 2021
Jan. 23—DENVER — Last year Bob and Dawn Gwin were struck with life-altering news — both were diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. In their 15 years of marriage the Gwins have held on to each other tight through life's ups and downs ... They've made a bucket list that includes visiting the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago and the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha ... 0.57 ... 1.10 ... .
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Denver couple battle stage 4 cancer together

News-Press Now 23 Jan 2021
Jan. 23—DENVER — Last year Bob and Dawn Gwin were struck with life-altering news — both were diagnosed with stage 4 cancer ... Just as she was settling down with the news, cancer struck again ... They've also made a bucket list and plan on getting started this spring with trips planned to the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago and the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha ... 0.57.
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