According to a March 2013 article published in the journal PLOS One, forest elephants in central Africa are being illegally killed (poached) in extremely large numbers by humans who are out for their ivory. What are we going to do about this?
The Comet Pan-STARRS, also known as C/2011 L4, is traveling inside the orbit of the planet Mercury, and will become even brighter as it continues its trip toward the Sun. See it over your local sky in March 2013.
An international team of researchers has found a lost continent beneath the western Indian Ocean, near the country of Mauritius. From their investigations, the lost continent called Mauritia sank millions of years ago.