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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

File photo of a Black Rhino calf. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Texas Club Auctions Right To Hunt Endangered Rhino

Plans to auction a rare permit that will allow a hunter to take down an endangered black rhino are drawing criticism from some conservationists, but the organizer says the fundraiser could bring in more than $1 million that would go toward protecting the species.

10/31/2013

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Video Of The Day: Men Return To Africa To Visit Pet Lion

In this video, two men return to Africa to visit a lion they had raised as a cub. The lion’s reaction was AMAZING.

03/23/2012