Real Life Sciences

Lathrop, Amy
July 2010
ROM Magazine;2010, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p25
The article features the live animals at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) in Toronto, Ontario. It discusses how did ROM personnel manage these animals including the mossy frogs, gut-loaded crickets, long nose suckers, a Madagascar hissing cockroach, dwarf cichlids and ants. It also examines how did visitors feed these different kinds of animals.


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