Zoobooksis planning to create a scientifically accurate new series of dinosaur magazines, and is raising funds for the project on Kickstarter. The updated art will include dinos with feathers! Zoobooks was started in 1980 and publishes 10 animal-themed, amazingly-illustrated magazines for kids per year. They also publish two similar series’: Zoobies and Zootles, for younger children.
Terrifically Tiny Turtles Hatch at the Houston Zoo
by Jackie Wallace
Houston Zoo is experiencing a baby boom. A very small baby boom of critically endangered, terrifically tiny turtles.
In late August, eight Madagascar big-headed turtle babies were found swimming in their parents’ home in the lemur moat at the zoo’s Wortham World of Primates. Also discovered was a pregnant mama turtle full of 20 eggs that she has since laid, which are expected to hatch in the next few months. The babies and eggs are currently being cared for behind-the-scenes…