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Nature Wows At The Wildlife Science Center

It is an unmistakable sound in nature. A chorus of voices we don’t often get to hear up close, let alone see in person. But at the Wildlife Science Center in Columbus, visitors can witness this unique melody while learning at the same time. “Our mission is science education for kids that makes it fun,” said Peggy Callahan, the center’s executive director.

03/15/2014

Rosalyn as an adult. (credit: Jenni Bidner and the Wildlife Science Center)

1 Of MN’s TV Celebrity Wolves Passes Away

The four-legged TV star of Animal Planet’s “Growing Up Wolf” – who called Minnesota her home – has died, according to the Wildlife Science Center. Rosalyn was born in 1998 at the center in Columbus, Minn., rose up through the ranks, and ended up leading her pack and raising pups of her own

11/13/2013

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Catch The Sled Dogs At The Wildlife Science Center

Some sled dogs have fur that can withstand temperatures 55 degrees below zero.

02/16/2013

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Minnesota Zoo Defends Shooting Of Escaped Wolf

Three days after Minnesota Zoo handlers shot and killed an endangered wolf that escaped its enclosure, officials there are still defending their actions to residents who wonder why the wolf couldn’t just have been tranquilized.

06/11/2011