A team of scientists plans to use the frozen cells of the almost-extinct Northern White Rhino to recover the animals’ population. The last male white rhino died in March, and only two female counterparts were left in captivity.
Animals May 26, 2018
British scientists have developed a GPS real-time data-tracking device that might be the key to saving rhinos from the brink of extinction.
July 20, 2015
Rhino poaching is the greatest threat to the survival of the animals. Could this practice be ended by the production of artificial horns?
Earth/Environment June 15, 2015
The hunter, Corey Knowlton, paid to hunt and kill the black rhino—ironically—to be able to protect the critically endangered species.
Earth/Environment May 21, 2015
Sudan, the last male white rhino in the world, is now under the protection of armed guards 24 hours a day. Will this be enough to save the species from extinction?
April 16, 2015
Cambaytherium thewissi fossils may shed new light on the ancestors of horses and rhinos, but what can they tell us about continental drift?
Animals November 23, 2014
Death of rare white rhino, possibly the "last male capable of breeding," pushes species to the edge of extinction. Rhino known as Suni dies in Kenya at age 34.
Animals October 21, 2014