Slain Cincinnati gorilla likely to live on in genetic ‘frozen zoo’

Harambe, a 17-year-old gorilla at the Cincinnati ZooAfter shooting dead a gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo to save a 3-year-old boy, zoo officials said they had collected a sample of his sperm, raising hopes among distraught fans that Harambe could sire offspring even in death. "Currently, it's not anything we would use for reproduction," Kristen Lukas, who heads the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' Gorilla Species Survival Plan, said on Wednesday.

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June 1, 2016 10:23 pm

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