October 11, 2019

Avogadro, our beautiful Ball Python, is just one of the many reptiles we have at our center! Avogadro is named after Amedeo Avogadro (1776-1856), an Italian scientist. He is remembered for his work in molecular theory. Avogadro's Law states that equal volumes of differ...

July 13, 2018

Watson and Crick, our Degus, are one of the many mammals we have at the center. Watson and Crick are named after Francis Crick and James Watson, who won the 1962 Nobel Prize in Medicine for their discovery of the structure of DNA, one of the most significant scientific...

June 9, 2018

Albert Einspine, our 6 month old Albino African Pygmy Hedgehog, is fitting right in with all of our other animals. Albert is named after Albert Einstein (1879-1955), a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity and is best known for his ma...