- Species on Ice. Wright, Karen // Discover;Sep2001, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p28
Discusses the use of cloning in the effort to save endangered animals. Betsy Dresser's advocacy of efforts to protect rare animals by cloning and other advanced reproductive techniques; History of the principle of interspecies surrogacy; Critics' fear that cloning encourages a false sense of...
- Back from the dead. Mazurek, Robert // New Scientist;10/09/99, Vol. 164 Issue 2207, p41
Reports on efforts to save critically endangered species by cloning them. Efforts of Chen Dayuan of China's National Academy of Sciences to clone panda bears; Problems encountered; The future of frozen zoos filled with DNA from various animal species. INSET: Down but not yet out.
- Did You KNOW? // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;11/14/2005, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p2
This article reports on the selection of Tai Shan as the name of a panda cub at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. The name means peaceful mountain in Chinese. Pandas come from China. It is a Chinese tradition that baby pandas must be 100 days old to get a name. Pandas are endangered.
- Plight of the PANDA. Ebersole, Rene // Science World;4/4/2011, Vol. 67 Issue 12/13, p20
The article provides information on efforts by researchers to prevent the extinction of pandas in China.
- Panda Pall. // Current Events;12/12/2011, Vol. 111 Issue 10, p3
No abstract available.
- Endangered wildlife. Sunquist, Fiona // National Geographic World;Jun98, Issue 274, p28
Focuses on endangered species, with emphasis on the giant panda. What causes animals to become extinct; Suggestion for scientists to prevent the extinction of plants and animals; Contact information available to learn more about endangered animals.
- "Bearly" Human. // Scholastic DynaMath;Apr2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p2
The article invites the readers to answer a trivia regarding the number of pandas worldwide.
- Pandas in peril. Rice, Larry // Boys' Life;Nov95, Vol. 85 Issue 11, p20
Reports that the life of the giant panda is in danger. Description of the giant panda species; Precautionary measures; Nature of the problem; Pandas in Chinese zoos; Red pandas. INSETS: Panda facts.;The other panda.;Panda watching..
- RECIPE FOR A RESURRECTION. Mueller, Tom // National Geographic;May2009, Vol. 215 Issue 5, p52
No abstract available.