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Happy ending for a poached rhino

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In South Africa increasing numbers of rhinos are being poached and killed everyday for their horn. According to Save the Rhino during 2012 668 rhinos were killed in South Africa alone, last year that figure almost doubled to a record 1116. What makes…

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Kit review: LifeStraw

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At the end of last year our friends over at the Gap Year Travel Store sent us a LifeStraw (a different water purification method) to test. Desperate to try it out, we couldn’t wait until our next trip overseas so tested…

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