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Nine Elephants Accidentally Electrocuted In Botswana [Photo]
"The elephants were electrocuted when they knocked down power lines, which fell into the gushing pool of water.”
The Boer War Genocide: Inside History’s First Concentration Camps
More than 100,000 were dragged into these camps. Many never made it out alive.
Santeria: 20 Fascinating Photos That Separate Fact From Fiction
Revealing images of a centuries-old tradition that goes far beyond animal sacrifice.
Man Who Led Anti-Poaching Efforts Shot And Killed In Tanzania
"Wayne was a hero of mine, a hero to many," Jane Goodall wrote.
15 Boys Contract Rabies After Having Sex With A Donkey, Reports Say
Reports suggest that significantly more teens may have been infected, but their families may have taken them to hospitals farther away to avoid embarrassment.
Big Game Hunter Trampled To Death By Elephant He Was Preparing To Shoot
Jose Monzalvez was preparing to shoot at a herd of elephants in Namibia when one of them broke free and trampled him to death.
85% Of Americans Have No Idea How Many Millions Are Starving Worldwide, New Poll Shows
A study from the International Rescue Committee found that very few Americans know about "the largest humanitarian crisis since World War II."
$8 Million-Worth Of Ivory Destroyed In Central Park In Message To Poachers [VIDEO]
"Today we're crushing ivory," an event speaker said, addressing poachers. "Tomorrow, we're gonna crush you."
New York Will Publicly Destroy $8 Million Worth Of Ivory In Central Park To Send Message To Poachers
Two tons of valuable trinkets and tusks will be crushed in order to send a message to poachers and purchasers alike.
Poacher Kills 100 Elephants With Cyanide, Park Officials Say
Officials found the poaching suspect with two tusks.
Cecil The Lion’s Son Killed By Big Game Hunters
The cub was killed early this month, but did not become public knowledge until very recently.