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Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Just for fun: Enrichment stations

Students from Rice University’s George R. Brown School of Engineering were set the task of designing feeding stations that could double as mental enrichment tools for animals at the Houston Zoo.  Here’s what they came up with:

For orangutans:


I think my daughter's pediatrician’s office had something similar in the waiting room.

And for giraffes: