Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Search Results : Snow Leopard


Blog Post Results (41-60 of 2659)

Snow leopard takes down a sheep

9 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

Check out this series of photos from India's Hemis National Park, where photographer Adam Riley watch a snow leopard stalk and hunt a pack of sheep.

Snow Leopard hunt by Adam Riley (INDRI Ultimate Wildlife Tours)

9 months agoHobbies / Birding : 10,000 Birds

It was our third day in high elevation Hemis National Park, we had awakened before dawn and chugged down a mug...

Siegfried and Roy … and Putin?

Few things make Russia’s stone-faced leader smile quite like a cuddly, warm animal (see his past encounters with a shepherd dog, a baby moose and a walrus), but Putin’s latest snuggly photo op, this time with a snow leopard, turned ugly when one cub went into attack mode. Show More Summary

OS X Mavericks problems that drive me nuts - how about you?

OS X Mavericks has been out since October. Apple wanted to accelerate the uptake of their newest Mac operating system by offering a free update for anyone using Snow Leopard or higher. And millions of us have. Many for better, but some for worse. Show More Summary

Olympic mascot calls attention to snow leopards' plight

The Winter Olympics in Sochi are focusing attention on the appealing, but endangered, snow leopard.

Missed Safari Update Could Signal End Of OS X Snow Leopard Support

11 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

Over the past few years, Apple has released new versions of its OS X software, with the latest being OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Prior to that we had Mountain Lion, Lion, and Snow Leopard which was released back in 2009, a good four years ago, and it would seem as though Apple’s support for the four year old operating system could be coming to an end. Show More Summary

Sheriff Baca's not good, very strange week -- plus a snow leopard

It was a little strange altogether — considering that the overriding issue this week in the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department was its abominable treatment of inmates in its jails — to note that Sheriff Lee Baca felt he needed to leave his personal stamp on the case of a group of miscreant teenagers.

Party and pillage at unoccupied mansion coordinated on social media

The latest incident of teens busting in and partying while the owners are out of townA mounted snow leopard worth more than $250,000, pieces of armor and designer clothes were among the items recovered by sheriff?s detectives investigating a party...

Teen Partygoers Swiped $250K Leopard

Sixteen suspects described as "kids of means" have been arrested after a wild party in a wealthy Los Angeles suburbs where a mansion was trashed and partygoers made off with a bizarre assortment of loot—including a mounted snow leopard valued at $250,000. LA County sheriff Lee Baca estimates...

Snow Leopard Cub and Mother

last yearOdd : Neatorama

(YouTube link) These are some magnificent cats. A half-grown snow leopard cub attacks his very tolerant mother, in a video by Ben Eisenkop, also known as redditor Unidan. -via Tastefully Offensive

Scientists: Oldest big cat fossil found in Tibet

last yearNews : The Newsroom

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have unearthed the oldest big cat fossil yet, suggesting the predator — similar to a snow leopard — evolved in Asia and spread out.

Rare snow leopard cubs make zoo debut

last yearNews : The Newsroom

Snow leopard cub Little Boy tackles a pumpkin while playing in the Central Park Zoo on Thursday. (Gordon Donovan/Yahoo News)

[AFM '13] 'Camera Trap' Taps Into Elements Of 'Blair Witch Project'

Canadian sales agent 108 Media has presold wildlife documentarian Alex Verner’s Camera Trap, about a British wildlife crew pursuing a rare Amur Snow Leopard in central Asia, to Taiwan’s Pomi International, THR reports. Verner’s debut film is a “found footage”-style feature “following a British wildlife... Read More

First snow leopard cubs ever born at Central Park Zoo

The Wildlife Conservation Society's Central Park Zoo is debuting a pair of snow leopard cubs (Panthera uncia). These are the first snow leopard cubs ever born at the Central Park Zoo and the second snow leopard birth at a WCS zoo this year. The cubs, a male and a female, born this summer, weigh about 30 pounds but are expected to reach between 65-120 pounds.

Photos, Videos: Insanely Cute Snow Leopard Cubs Born At Central Park Zoo!

While the Central Park Zoo's snow leopards sometimes remain frustratingly out-of-sight for visitors, now we at least know why: They have been getting busy. The Wildlife Conservation Society is debuting a pair of snow leopards born to mother Zoe and father Aksai. [ more › ]

Aw, cute! The first snow leopard cubs ever born in NYC's Central Park Zoo

Snow leopards are among the world’s most endangered big cats with an estimated 3,500-6,500 remaining in the wild.

Green diary rescue: Saving snow leopards, fighting coal, struggling for food justice

Every week Daily Kos diarists write dozens of environmentally related posts. Many don't get the readership they deserve. Helping improve the odds is the motivation behind the Green Diary Rescue. In the past seven years, there have been 246 of these spotlighting more than 14,979 eco-diaries. Show More Summary

Rosie's Leopard Jeans Are on Major Sale – Shop Them Now!

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley - one of the most frequented beauties in our model-off-duty gallery - looked impeccable (per usual) while shopping in West Hollywood. The main attraction of her ensemble were these 7 For All Mankind snow leopard jeans ($96, originally $198), which she mellowed out with a black scoop-neck tee and black scalloped flats. Show More Summary

OS X Mavericks is now available on the Mac App Store

You can download the 5.29 GB installer from the Mac App Store, linked above. You'll need to be running OS X Snow Leopard or later and own a 2007 iMac or MacBook Pro or later; a 2008 MacBook Air, MacBook, or Mac Pro or later; or a 2009 Mac mini or later. (itunes.apple.com)

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC