Originally Published by NY Times
– Mrs. Merz founded a wildlife reserve in Kenya that has helped the black rhinoceros come back from the brink of extinction.
Originally Published by BBC News
– Eight rhinos have been killed by poachers in a single attack on a reserve in South Africa.
Originally Published by The NY Times - The gene that produces the striking dark stripes on tabby cats is also responsible for the spots on cheetahs.
Originally Published by Seattle PI
– Prized by poachers for their horns, which are used as trophies and in traditional medicine, the Western Black Rhino now exists only in zoos.
When The Carter Center began leading the campaign to eradicate Guinea worm in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of the disease in 20 countries in Africa and Asia.