Thane Maynard en The Sixth Extinction <p>Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions,&nbsp; when the diversity of life on earth suddenly and dramatically contracted. Scientists around the world are currently monitoring a predicted sixth extinction, which this time around, will be&nbsp; caused by us. In her book, <em><a href="" target="_blank">The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History</a>, </em>author Elizabeth Kolbert describes traveling the world to document the mass extinction of species that seems to be unfolding before our eyes. She recently talked with <a href="" target="_blank">Cincinnati Zoo’s</a> Thane Maynard about her book, and what she’s discovered. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 24462 at The Sixth Extinction Nick Nichols, Among Africa's Elephants <p></p><p> Sun, 29 Sep 2013 22:57:50 +0000 Mark Perzel 17804 at Nick Nichols, Among Africa's Elephants Rooftop Gardening Experrt Lauren Mandel <p><a href="" target="_blank">&nbsp;&nbsp;</a></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">Cincinnati Zoo &amp; Botanical Garden</a></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">&nbsp;</a></p><p>Director Thane Maynard talks with <a href="" target="_blank">Lauren Mandel</a> about <a href="" target="_blank">"Eat Up,"</a> her new book on rooftop gardening.</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 16772 at Rooftop Gardening Experrt Lauren Mandel Cheetah Run 2012 <p>Two contributors in one segment! <em>The Cincinnati Zoo&rsquo;s Thane Maynard</em> (heard Sunday mornings on Cincinnati Edition) is in The Front Row with Betsy Ross to discuss the September 2<strong> Cheetah Run</strong>, a family friendly event at the Zoo to benefit their big cat programs.</p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 11 Aug 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Betsy Ross 2207 at Cheetah Run 2012 30th Annual Newtown 5K on August 11 <p><span class="text"><b>Thane Maynard</b>, director of the Cincinnati Zoo and Cincinnati Edition contributor, is the honorary starter for the <b>30th Annual Newtown 5K</b> coming up Saturday August 11. He talks with Mark Perzel about the event, the celebration of the anniversary, and what to expect if you take part.</span></p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 20:25:44 +0000 Chris Phelps 2087 at 30th Annual Newtown 5K on August 11