The two endangered snow leopard cubs, which weigh about 15 pounds each, were born at the zoo on May 6.
Rocket, weighing in at 600 pounds, and Abdul, weighing 400 pounds, could live up to 200 years.
The endangered turtles are the first to be reproduced in captivity.
Families can wake up with the birds at the borough's only zoo this weekend.
Beautiful red birds native to South America and the Caribbean recently arrived at the Prospect Park Zoo.
Pattycake died Sunday, 40 years after making history as the first gorilla born in New York City.
The Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden launched a digital archive of old postcards.
The Central Park Zoo is expanding its education programs from its fan base of toddlers to a new audience of teens.
The lamb was born as Hurricane Irene tore through the city last weekend.
The famed museum's funding from the city could drop from $10.6 million to $5.4 million under proposed budget cuts.
The Central Park Zoo is the first to successfully breed the Chinese merganser in captivity, officials said.
Visitors to the Central Park Zoo can experience the lives of Arctic wildlife in 3D, with real snow.
Karla DelGallo's six-month-old daughter was killed in her arms when they were hit by a tree branch in Central Park in June.
Directors of Manhattan's most prestigious museums, like the Met and MoMA, live in rent-free and tax-free apartments.
The mayor claimed the only way to prevent branches from falling on people would be to cut them all down.
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