The Black Mambas: Victory for Women and Wildlife

Women are strong, beautiful forces of nature. We are capable of anything we put or minds to. Two powerful, inspiring groups of women are proving just that by taking a stand against poaching in different regions of Africa. It is difficult to predict how many animals we truly loose to poaching each year due to … Continue reading The Black Mambas: Victory for Women and Wildlife

The Urgency of Ending Extinction

The most basic goal of every living being on Earth is to reproduce and prolong life of its species through genes and evolution. What does it take to push a species so far from obtaining that goal that it ceases to exist entirely? For 860 known species of extinct animal, it seems that simply trying … Continue reading The Urgency of Ending Extinction

Becoming Vegetarian: One of the Biggest (and Best) Decisions of My Life

Sometimes I think I was born a vegetarian. My mom's always told me that my favorite food was salad with ranch dressing, and I'd eat my fruit and vegetables before I ever touched meat. Growing up, I always thought about what was on my plate as I was eating it. By the time I was … Continue reading Becoming Vegetarian: One of the Biggest (and Best) Decisions of My Life