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An Endangered Baby Black Rhinoceros In the Time of COVID-19

An Endangered Baby Black Rhinoceros In the Time of COVID-19

A black rhinoceros calf cries out into the night in terror as poachers hack the horn from her still-breathing mother. In terror, the baby runs into the bushes away from the horror and the...
The International Space Station’s Antenna to Protect Wild Animals

The International Space Station’s Antenna to Protect Wild Animals

An antenna on the International Space Station (ISS) is transmitting data that could help protect wild animals. The International Cooperation for Animal Research Using Space (ICARUS), a German-Russian observation system for animal migration, involves hundreds...
3D-Printed Robot Sloth Created To Protect Endangered Species

3D-Printed Robot Sloth Created To Protect Endangered Species

A botanical garden in Atlanta, Georgia is the new home of a robot slot. Over the next few months, robotic engineers are trialing SlothBot near Atlanta Botanical Garden's Canopy Walk. Just like a real-life sloth,...
Is Hunting Good for the Environment?

Is Hunting Good for the Environment?

Is hunting good for the environment? The answer you get depends very much on who you ask. Many hunters maintain that their activities can support conservation. They say that money spent in the hunting industry...
British Troop’s Anti-Poaching Mission Saves 17 Endangered Black Rhinos

British Troop’s Anti-Poaching Mission Saves 17 Endangered Black Rhinos

(Updated January 5, 2020) | British soldiers helped relocate endangered black rhinos in a recent anti-poaching mission. Per Sky News, the 2nd Battalion Royal Gurkha Rifles spent three months in Malawi, Africa. Troops trained rangers...
Canada Designates 165,000 Square Miles of Arctic Ocean As a Sanctuary

Canada Just Turned 165,000 Square Miles of Ocean Into a Sanctuary

Canada is creating two marine sanctuaries in the Arctic Ocean. The conservation efforts, called Tuvaijuittuq and Tallurutiup Imanga, could help tackle climate change and protect ecosystems. The ice in the Arctic keeps polar regions cool...
Princess Beatrice Is Throwing a Royal Vegan Birthday Party

Princess Beatrice Is Throwing a Royal Vegan Birthday Party

Princess Beatrice is planning a very vegan dinner party to celebrate her 31st birthday next month. The daughter of the Duke and Duchess of York recently adopted a plant-based diet according to the Mail on...

Vegan Women Fight to Protect Endangered Animals in Africa

(Updated June 21, 2019). Akashinga, meaning ‘the Brave Ones’, is a conservation model by the International Anti-Poaching Foundation. It is powered by a strong team of disadvantaged women. While “working with rather than against the local...
Snuggle With Lifelike Giant Polar Bears to Help Save Wildlife

Snuggle With Lifelike Giant Polar Bears to Help Save Wildlife

You can now buy life-sized models of polar bears that look just like the real thing. Proceeds from the project, called ANIMALS AS ART, go towards wildlife protection. Junya Okabe, producer of BLAST Inc. --...
Of Course Barbie Is a Wildlife Conservationist Now

NatGeo and Mattel Launch Wildlife Conservationist Barbie

Multinational toy manufacturer Mattel has teamed up with National Geographic to produce a collection of Barbie dolls focused on industries that women are underrepresented in, like science, research, and conservation. “Barbie allows girls to try on...
Fortnite's Founder Saved a Forest From Destruction for $15 Million

Fortnite’s Founder Just Paid $15 Million to Protect Wildlife

Tim Sweeney, the founder and developer of the popular video game Fortnite, has won a big victory in real life. The North Carolina native purchased a 1,500-acre parcel of land known as Stonehill Pines that...
Entebbe's Wildlife Conservation Education Center Teaches Uganda's Children to Protect Animals

Uganda Is Turning Its Children Into Wildlife Protectors

Uganda is educating its school children on the importance of conservation and protecting the nation's endangered animals. As part of an attempt by the Government to provide public guidance on wildlife protection, alongside normal curriculum...
Swiss Businessman Hansjörg Wyss Donates $1 Billion to Protect 30% of the Planet By 2030

83-Year-Old Swiss Entrepreneur Donates $1 Billion to Protect the Planet

Notoriously media-shy Swiss businessman and philanthropist Hansjörg Wyss has launched and donated $1 billion to the Wyss Campaign for Nature in a bid to conserve 30 percent of the planet's land and oceans by 2030. It...

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jane Goodall Launch Vegan Clothing Line ‘Don’t Let Them Disappear’ for...

There is little more inspiring than when two legends unite for a worthwhile cause, and actor and ethical investor Leonardo DiCaprio and vegan primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall have done exactly that. The two passionate environmentalists have...
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Vegan Shark Conservationist Skyler Thomas Says Shrimping Industry Creates ‘Horror’ of Bycatch

Shark conservationist and established documentarian Skyler Thomas is calling not only for an end to seafood consumption, but for consumers to consider going fully vegan. Thomas made a name for himself after founding the non-profit...

‘Star Wars’ Actor Mark Hamill Helps Conservationist Jane Goodall Defend All the Chimps in...

Actor Mark Hamill, best known for his portrayal of Luke Skywalker in the "Star Wars" film series, has spoken out about animal welfare issues and conservation. In a post on Instagram, the star urged his...
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The Most Perfect Woman on Earth is Vegan, Says Moby

Vegan musician, activist, and restauranteur Moby has high praise for renowned environmentalist and primatologist Jane Goodall. Writing on his Twitter account, the singer said that Goodall, a vegan herself, is "the most perfect woman on the...

A New Approach to Orangutan Conservation Is Needed to Save the Species, According to...

A recent report published in Science Magazine revealed new information about orangutans that could improve conservation efforts. The findings uncovered the human influence on the species, providing insight to the orangutan's vulnerabilities, and allowing the opportunity for...
Animal Activist Kristen Bell to Narrate New Documentary on Panda Conservation

Animal Activist Kristen Bell to Narrate New Documentary on Panda Conservation

Longtime animal rights advocate and star of NBC series "The Good Place," Kristen Bell, has been selected to narrate the upcoming Imax original documentary, "Pandas," which covers the plight of the wild giant panda, a species...

Richard Branson Wants Us to Save Orangutans by Ditching Palm Oil

Founder of Virgin, Richard Branson has once again taken a big step in advocating for animals. The billionaire wrote an educational blog post about "the real cost of illegally produced palm oil". After sharing his...

Ellen DeGeneres Becomes Proud Owner of Gorilla Conservation Centre

Ellen DeGeneres received the best gift ever for her 60th birthday. The celebration, which aired on her talk show, concluded with a surprise visit from her wife, Portia De Rossi. It was then that...