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Tensions Escalate As South Korean Navy Fires At North Korean Patrol Vessel

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U.S.-China Deal To Ban Ivory Trade Is Major Blow To Poachers

A major blow has been delivered to the illegal ivory trade with the announcement that China and the United States will co-operate to enact “nearly complete ba...

Mexican Conservation Officials Are Now Using Drones To Stop Turtle Poachers

In a new effort to curb and eliminate altogether the act of poaching turtle eggs, Mexican officials are taking extreme measures. They have begun using drones to...

Africa's Vultures, The Janitors Of The Wild, Are Being Poisoned To Extinction And The Effects Are Shocking

Poisoned by poachers and herding locals, the vulture population in Masai Mara - the janitors of the wild - are fast disappearing from the skies of the African ...

Thailand Publicly Burns More Than Two Tons Of Illegal Ivory

In a public ceremony lauded by animal conservation groups, government officials in Thailand incinerated more than two tons of seized and smuggled ivory. The cer...

Global Trade In Mammoth Ivory Is Exploding Thanks To Melting Arctic Ice

As arctic permafrost melts due to rising global temperatures, previously unobtainable mammoth ivory has become accessible to harvesting by paleontologists and i...

Thanks To Relentless Poaching The Sumatran Rhino Is Now Extinct In Malaysia

In a sad dose of reality, the Sumatran rhinoceros has been declared extinct in its native country of Malaysia by scientists. Primarily found in the Asian countr...

Indonesia Sinks Foreign Fishing Vessels Caught Poaching In Its Waters

In a show of its seriousness to protect its territorial water, Indonesia sunk 38 foreign fishing vessels on Tuesday which it seized within its territorial water...

Second American Wanted In Zimbabwe For Illegal Trophy Hunting

A second American doctor has been accused of illegally hunting and killing lions in Zimbabwe. The South African country is now seeking the extradition of the tw...

Internet Condemns American Trophy Hunter Accused Of Killing Prized Lion

The killing of Cecil the lion has outraged animal lovers all over the world and many people are making sure their voices are heard. The role of Walter Palmer in...

10,000 Mile Chase Ends In Sinking Of World's Most Notorious Poaching Vessel

At the end of a seemingly made-for-Hollywood drama, the Thunder, a ship considered the world’s most notorious illegal fish poacher, began to sink into the oce...

Wildlife Officials Crush More Than One Ton Of Elephant Ivory In The Middle Of Times Square

The world is increasingly getting angry with China and other Asian countries who, as we've covered before, continue to tolerate the illegal poaching and subsequ...

World Outraged As Iceland Ships 1700 Tons Of Endangered Whale Meat To Japan

The international community strongly condemned Iceland and Japan on Friday after reports emerged that an Icelandic ship loaded with 1,700 tons of whale meat le...

Uber Stabs Carnegie Mellon In The Back, Steals Their Entire Robotics Department

Uber isn't known for being kind, gentle or even a good place to work. It is increasingly becoming one of the most evil big technology companies, underscored by ...