Zoos are controversial places. It's undeniably cool to see a real, live lion up close, shaggy mane and all. But it's sad to think this wild creature lives its life confined in an often too-small, fenced-in public arena. On the other hand, important research is conducted at zoos that ultimately helps species survive. But on the other, other hand... You get the idea. If you struggle with the idea of a traditional zoo, you may prefer to learn about frozen zoos. Frozen zoos are facilities that house the genetic materials of a variety of species and subspecies, and are used to help them stay around. Yay for saving animals!
Inside A Frozen Zoo
There's nothing glamorous about the about the zoo, but just want until you see the test-tube caracal kittens...
How Frozen Zoos Are Helpful
In the face of extinction, some species may be saved thanks to the frozen zoo.
Is It Ethical To Bring Back Extinct Species?
Sure, it sounds fun, but the conversation doesn't end there.
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