- Grizzlies, tigers part of Roger Williams Park Zoo expansion Updated: May-21-15 5:58 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence has unveiled plans to add a new education center and rainforest building as well as tigers, grizzly bears and moose by 2035.
- Ohio family treks through Rwandan rainforest to see gorillas Updated: May-09-15 3:01 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Loann Crane could have reached out and touched the mountain gorillas that loped around and above her in the Rwandan rainforest.
- Texas looks to German experience for Astrodome plans Updated: May-04-15 1:31 pm
BRAND, Germany - It rose on a former Soviet airfield south of Berlin, a towering hangar bigger than a dozen football fields where ambitious entrepreneurs planned to revive Germany's zeppelin industry. That dream died in 2002 when funding ran out, but the building was reborn as a massive popular tropical theme park, complete with a rainforest, a beach, waterslides and more than 850 hotel beds.