Recently Added Content
Jay Pharoah
In anticipation of his weekend performances, ‘SNL’ star Jay Pharoah speaks about parody video ‘Bad...
Beyoncé Dancers
Before they rip it up tonight at Soldier Field, Beyoncé dancers Ashley Everett and Kimberly...
Tequila Cocktails
In celebration of National Tequila Day, mixologist Adam Seger from Bar Bakoa whips up two...
Hottest Swimsuits of Summer
Fashion mastermind Graham Kostic speaks about Glossed & Found’s music video, featuring model Jaslene Gonzalez,...
Fawzia Mirza
Actress and writer Fawzia Mirza speaks about her one-woman play, ‘Me, My Mom and Sharmila,’...
You & Me & O'ahu – Second Winner!
Marcus Marley is the second of four winners in our You & Me & O'ahu...
Mike & Molly - Coming This Fall
A fairy-tale romance set right here in the Windy City, 'Mike & Molly' is coming...
Boost Brainpower: Part 1
It is possible to strengthen your mind, improve intellect and memory! Dr. Donalee Markus shares...
Workout in Bed
Amos Soma Fuller, author of ‘Stretches in Bed,’ speaks about the benefits of getting the...
 
U & the Zoo

U & The Zoo: Tawny Frogmouth

Posted on February 12, 2014

Beautifully camouflaged to blend in with tree branches and trunks, the tawny frogmouth is a very unusual bird hailing from Australia.

U & The Zoo: Moray Eel

Posted on February 5, 2014

A fearsome-looking animal that is actually quite nice, the Moray eel is found hanging around the Pacific Ocean. See these fascinating creatures up close at Brookfield Zoo.

U & The Zoo: Callimico

Posted on January 29, 2014

A small species of monkey from South America, the Callimico live in close-knit groups and eat everything from snakes and insects to fungi.

U & The Zoo: Mexican Gray Wolf

Posted on January 24, 2014

A predator found in the cold, mountainous regions of Mexico, the Mexican gray wolf is the smallest of the gray wolves and is bouncing back from near extinction.

U & The Zoo: Allen’s Swamp Monkey

Posted on January 15, 2014

Found near large bodies of water in Africa, the Allen’s swamp monkey is one of the only primates known to enjoy a good swim. See them for yourself at Brookfield Zoo!

U & The Zoo: Blanding Turtle

Posted on January 10, 2014

The Brookfield Zoo introduces you to the Blanding's turtle: a semi-aquatic turtle of the familyi Emydidae.

U & The Zoo: Red-Billed Hornbill

Posted on November 20, 2013

Named for having a bill resembling the horn of a cow, the red-billed hornbill is a ground-dwelling bird found in many places in Africa.

U & The Zoo: Baby Snow Leopards

Posted on November 19, 2013

The Brookfield Zoo unveiled their new baby snow leopards who love to jump, bound and play it up for the camera.

WCIU IN YOUR INBOX?
Pick the newsletters you'd
like to receive and enter
your email address below
WCIU, The U
Top U Dog
CAT vs. DOG!