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July 14, 2015 - Issue 944


This Animal's Sharp Decline Should Scare You

This Animal's Sharp Decline Should Scare You

July 14, 2015

Disliked for its strangeness and odd appearance, this animal is almost completely extinct in parts of North America. Don't rejoice just yet - its disappearance comes with dangerous consequences for our ecosystem.

Critically Endangered Sumatran Elephants: On the Verge of Extinction

Endangered Sumatran Elephant

July 14, 2015

Threatened by habitat loss and poachers, the smallest of the Asian elephants are dwindling in numbers, and fast. Half of the remaining elephants’ population was destroyed in just one generation.

Fox Pups Have Fun Playing Ball

Fox Pups Have Fun Playing Ball

July 14, 2015

As animated as kittens - or young goats - a pair of cute fox pups enjoy playing ball.