Rare northern white rhino dies in US zoo

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Rare northern white rhino dies in US zoo

A northern white rhinoceros that zoo officials said was only one of six left in the world died Sunday at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

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Rhino species to die unless science can help

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

Rhino species to die unless science can help

The task was never going to be easy: Fly four highly endangered rhinos from a Czech Republic zoo to East Africa, drive them to the savannah grasses of Mount Kenya and hope that the natural environment helps produce a calf, staving off extinction.

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Elephant slaughter, China ivory sales 'out of control'

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Elephant slaughter, China ivory sales 'out of control'

The slaughter of Africa's elephants and the illegal trade in ivory in China are "out of control" and could push wild elephants to extinction within a generation, conservationists said Tuesday.

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Phu Quoc festival focuses on protecting dugong

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Phu Quoc festival focuses on protecting dugong

Nearly 1,000 students from secondary schools in the southern province of Kien Giang ’s Phu Quoc island district on November 30 joined a festival of protecting dugong, a species facing extinction in Vietnam.

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Paintings to help wildlife protection

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Education for Nature Viet Nam (ENV) has launched a painting contest to raise awareness about protecting wild animals.

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Vietnam police seeking ring behind 4.4 tonnes of confiscated dead turtles

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Vietnam police seeking ring behind 4.4 tonnes of confiscated dead turtles

Vietnamese police are trying to find out if there is any hunting ring behind tonnes of dead sea turtles they seized this week on the premises of a handicraft producer.

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Central Highlands elephants on the verge of extinction

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Central Highlands elephants on the verge of extinction

There was a time when Nhon Hoa Commune in Gia Lai Province was known for capturing and taming elephants. An elder of Nhon Hoa Commune, Kpah Kleng, said his household was once considered well-off because they had three elephants.

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

VietNamNet Bridge – Concerned agencies and non-government organisations in Viet Nam are working hard to save wild bears from extinction and from being used in the production of bile.

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

Concerned agencies and non-government organisations in Vietnam are working hard to save wild bears from extinction and from being used in the production of bile.

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

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Rescue centre saving bears from bile industry expands

Concerned agencies and non-government organisations in Viet Nam are working hard to save wild bears from extinction and from being used in the production of bile.

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Traditional pottery villages faces extinction in southern Vietnam

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Traditional pottery villages faces extinction in southern Vietnam

A cluster of 300-year-old pottery workshops in the southern province of Dong Nai may be relocated after the provincial government announced they were among 185 businesses slated for relocation as part of an urban re-zoning plan, VnExpress reported.

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Red alert sounded for special orange

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Red alert sounded for special orange

VietNamNet Bridge – Nghe An Province is known for a specially sweet and fragrant orange called Xa Doai that has been described as "the best variety in the region".

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The last gayals in Vietnam’s forests

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The last gayals in Vietnam’s forests

The gayal, an intimidating wild animal that can weigh over a ton, has been pushed to the verge of extinction in Vietnam.

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Exhibition aims to educate students on wildlife protection

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

The SOS Travelling Exhibition with the message “Say No to illegal wildlife products” has been operated in Tan Binh and Hoang Hoa Tham Junior High Schools in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Binh District, aiming to educate children on wildlife product consumption and encourage them to take actions in wildlife protection.

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Is Ebola the real ‘World War Z?’ (Spoiler alert: It’s not)

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Is Ebola the real ‘World War Z?’ (Spoiler alert: It’s not)

In 2006, I released a novel about a global zombie plague that drives humanity to the brink of extinction. While the zombies may have been fake, I tried to anchor the human response (political-military-economic-cultural) in reality. I studied the history of pandemics, natural disasters and industrialized warfare. I interviewed doctors, soldiers, journalists and someone who “has never gotten a check from the CIA” in an attempt to illustrate the fragile global systems that shield our species from the abyss. As...

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