Poachers Kill Two Extremely Rare White Giraffes In Kenya

Poachers have killed two super-rare white giraffes in Kenya, a conservationist group has said.  Rangers from the Ishaqbini Hirola Community Conservancy said they discovered the carcasses of a female white giraffe and her calf in a village in Kenya’s Garissa County. The conservationists said just one white giraffe remains…

Laser Mapping Unearths 60,000 Ancient Maya Structures in Guatemalan Jungle

The ancient Maya civilization has remained a mystery for centuries, hampered by the thick Central American jungle that has made excavations difficult. But now, a group of scientists has come together and, using cutting-edge technology, they’ve been able to identify more than 60,000 previously unknown Maya structures. This breakthrough discovery changes…

Baby Elephant “Giggles” During Playtime With Caretaker

For those of us who have an appreciation for animals but don’t really read much on each species, our knowledge remains pretty shallow. We only have a vague idea on certain aspects like physique, temperament, and habitat. Take elephants for example. We know they’re large, herbivorous land mammals with distinctive…