Rhino Poaching in South Africa

Rhino Poaching in South Africa

In the early twentieth century, rhino populations in Africa and Asia had an approximate worldwide population of 500,000. By 2011, the Western black rhino had been declared extinct by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and only 29,000 rhinos exist in the wild in total.

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Kruger National Park, South Africa

Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves in Africa and covers an area of 7,523 sq. mi. The park is part of the Kruger to Canyons Biosphere, an area designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as an International Man and Biosphere Reserve.

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Procrastinating at Bobst

 

NYU’s Bobst Library, officially the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, is one of the main hubs of student life at NYU. According to NYU: “Bobst Library houses more than four million volumes, 235,000 serial titles, and over 40,000 linear feet of archives … The Library receives 10,000 visits per day and circulates 304,000 items annually. Bobst Library offers approximately 2,500 seats for student study.” And during finals week, each and every one of those seats are taken.

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