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Daemon
Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 5:00:00 AM
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Rare Rhino on Brink of Extinction

A northern white rhino died at the San Diego Zoo this week, leaving only five in the world. Only one male remains, and is considered unable to reproduce naturally due to old age. An international team of experts is now considering ways to save the species, including the possibility of in vitro fertilization. Hopes for natural breeding were dashed earlier this year when a younger male died in October. Northern white rhinos have been hunted to near extinction for their horns. More...
striker
Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 12:03:27 PM
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it will be a sad day when it become extinct
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 1:22:44 PM

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The question is; why does mankind do these horrible things? Rape children, kill beautiful animal's for trophy's or just a small part of that animal's body, and the list could fill volumes'... It is all due to the "lack of education".....
Barnacle Barney Bill
Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 4:33:29 PM

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Fredric-frank Myers wrote:
The question is; why does mankind do these horrible things? Rape children, kill beautiful animal's for trophy's or just a small part of that animal's body, and the list could fill volumes'... It is all due to the "lack of education".....


Many educated people wage war and accept the death of innocent people as collateral damage. I believe some, as you point out, are just ignorant, but some are just evil.
excaelis
Posted: Saturday, December 20, 2014 1:48:04 AM

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Something was bothering me about this, and it just hit me : " Rare ", in this title, is about as redundant a redundancy as I've seen in a while. Of course the sodding thing's rare : It's nearly extinct. Ayeeesh !

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