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A Sad Day for Unicorns

November 10, 2011

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The last few weeks have delivered grim news indeed about the world’s beloved rhinoceros. Today the annual update of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List was released declaring the western black rhino (Diceros bicornis longipes) extinct. Another rhino subspecies, the northern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni), is on the brink of […]