$50K to Kill Iconic Lion; Mass Die-Off of Fish; If all the Bees Die, what about Humans?
Dentist Pays $50,000 to Kill Cecil the African Lion, Sparks Internet Outrage. More sad news on the wildlife front. Yesterday, a Northern White Rhino in a Czech zoo died, bringing the grand total of Northern White Rhinos on Earth to four (and they are all in captivity). Now, it has come to light that Walter Palmer, a man from a small town near Minneapolis killed Cecil the Lion, one of Africa’s most famous lions and the star attraction at the Hwange national park in Zimbabwe, according to The Guardian.
Mass Die-Off of Fish Underscores Dangers of Palm Oil Industry in Guatemala. The increased commercial popularity of African palm oil as a cheap vegetable oil and biofuel has contributed to environmental disasters and the displacement of communities across Guatemala.
If All the Bees in the World Die, What Would Happen to Humans? Watch this video to find out.