The last male northern white rhino? Ageing animal’s death could spell extinction for endangered species

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The last male northern white rhino? Ageing animal’s death could spell extinction for endangered species Ageing : Sudan, the last male northern white rhino, is 42-years-old – and with his back legs weakening and sperm count lowering, the odds of him siring offspring are slim Meet Sudan – who might be the last male northern white rhino we see on Earth. Sudan is the last of his kind, and at the age of 42 he doesn’t have much time left. After 35-years in captivity Sudan is living out his final years at…

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Why are some Sikh women now wearing the turban?

Why are some Sikh women now wearing the turban?

Why are some Sikh women now wearing the turban? The turban is worn by millions of Sikhs – traditionally, mostly male ones. Now many Sikh women are donning it, too. Why? “Doing this has helped me stay grounded and focused on what my responsibilities are as a human being.” Devinder is in her early 40s. She’s a slender, tall British-Indian Sikh woman. She works as a teaching assistant at her local school in Ilford, north-east London. You can’t help but notice that she wears a turban, or what’s commonly known…

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