Tagged Animals and Nature

Animal Rights - Talk & Discussion

Is it morally wrong to eat animal products? Is it acceptable for companies to test products on animals in ways that risk harming or killing them? Is hunting a morally acceptable recreational activity? Professor Brian Berkey, from the…

Greyhounds are Coming to Greater Olney!

Learn about the history of greyhounds, and then interact with these impressive animals!   Welcome to all children ages 6 and above.  Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Snake Party!

Scott Prior will introduce you to a wide variety of his slithery snake friends and he'll tell you about the intriguing lives that they have.  Your questions will be answered and, if you are brave enough, you can pet one.…

Therapy Dog Story Time

Special Doggie Story Time starring Nessie, a Certified Therapy Dog If you live in Center City or have ever visited Children’s Hospital, you may have met Nessie and her owner and best friend, Elena Cappella.  Nessie is a…

GreenFILE *

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution,…

BBC Animals

Find your favourite animals, where and how they live, the latest news about them and who's filming them right now.

Honeybees

The third Saturday in August is National Honeybee Day, a day to celebrate this small but vital insect. Philadelphians should be especially proud; the modern beehive, known as the Langstroth hive, was invented in the City of Brotherly…