In last-ditch effort, scientists create embryos of almost extinct rhinos

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Gorillas, rhinos, lions and more will soon become extinct without immediate action

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Wealthy philanthropists wage war. On cats.

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Elephant poaching declines in Africa, but 15,000 still illegally killed each year

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Nearly 600 suspects arrested in largest anti-wildlife-trafficking operation ever

The World Customs Organization and INTERPOL retrieved thousands of endangered animals during a sweep of arrests across 109 countries.

500 incredibly rare monkeys found deep in Vietnam forest

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‘Sides of a Horn’ reveals the human cost of rhino poaching

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Scientists may have just saved the northern white rhino from extinction

With only two members of the species left, a successful egg harvest and fertilization could mean all is not lost.

Rare blindcat found in US, could prove water-filled caves connect Texas and Mexico

The extremely rare cave-dwelling albino fish with no eyes, the Mexican blindcat, has previously only been known to exist in Mexico. Link to full source:...

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Meet the primate species that are among the most endangered on the planet, and the most in need of conservation measures.

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