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Kristine Rose Beers, working on a mid-16th century Qur’an produced by the master artist Ruzbihan. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) conservation unit of a museum. The old and the new sit easily together, however, when in the hands of experts(...)

Asian elephant Yasmin at Dublin Zoo is due to deliver a calf any day now. Staff dig up sand mounds which she leans against to get more comfortable while sleeping.

(...) family tree information helps in conservation efforts to protect the genetic diversity of these animals(...)

To coax the fish into breeding, researchers have tried to recreate its natural spawning conditions in freshwater tanks

(...). Understanding fish acoustics is vital for their conservation, says Bolgan’s supervisor, biologist Dr Joanne O(...)