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Overhaul Species Protection Act?

Overhaul Species Protection Act?

It's no surprise that such majestic creatures as bald eagles and the lynx are protected species under US law. This law, the Endangered Species Act, was set up to protect species and their habitats. But some leaders and lawmakers say that the ESA...

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The Elephant's Brain: Memory, Emotion, & More

The Elephant's Brain: Memory, Emotion, & More

We've known for decades that elephants have a large capacity for intelligence and emotions...but what exactly is going on inside the brain of an elephant? On average, an elephant's brain is 3 times larger than a human brain. While size...

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The Story of Rana, the Loggerhead Turtle

The Story of Rana, the Loggerhead Turtle

When we heard the story of Rana, we were inspired by her strength. Rana's story goes beyond just herself, however.  Discovered with hypothermia in Monaco’s port four years ago, Rana became a symbol for change and strength. Hypothermia is a condition marked...

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Texas Tech Students Helping Sea Turtles

Texas Tech Students Helping Sea Turtles

Most students look forward to the end of the school year so that they can have the freedom to have fun with friends. But Texas Tech University students started their summer breaks unlike most: saving baby sea turtles. Through the...

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Should Animal Poachers Face the Death Penalty?

Should Animal Poachers Face the Death Penalty?

It's a wildly debated topic in politics. Should a man or woman that takes the life of an innocent endangered creature be sentenced to the death penalty?  Najib Balala has been warning the world that wildlife poachers in Kenya will be...

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Luna the Brave Sea Turtle Is Helping Conservationists!

Luna the Brave Sea Turtle Is Helping Conservationists!

Just off Goodland, around the feeding grounds of Ten Thousand Islands, Luna the loggerhead sea turtle dipped beneath the ocean surface Thursday afternoon and was released into the wild. The 2-year-old turtle served as an ambassador for the Conservancy of Southwest...

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Battle to Save African Elephant Is Gaining Momentum

Battle to Save African Elephant Is Gaining Momentum

MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK, Tanzania  — The mighty elephant staggered and keeled over in the tall wavy grass in south Tanzania, where some of the world's worst poaching has happened and still happens today. It wasn't a murderer who targeted her but...

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Trinidad is Protecting Its' Sea Turtle Nesting Grounds

Trinidad is Protecting Its' Sea Turtle Nesting Grounds

IT'S HERE – the season when sea turtles return yearly to Trinidad & Tobago's shores to lay eggs from March to August. The first few leatherback and hard-shell turtles have begun returning to the beaches. With their return come the annual...

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At the Deathbed of Sudan, the Last Male White Rhino

At the Deathbed of Sudan, the Last Male White Rhino

Before vets put the gentle giant down in Kenya this week, Aidan Hartley attended the deathbed of Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhinoceros, to see up close what extinction looks and feels like. A regal king he lay on his side,...

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