- Illegal hunting is causing more elephants to be born without tusks, highlighting the need to conserve and protect these animals.
- The Cassini spacecraft is approaching the end of its 20-year mission to explore the planet Saturn.
- A group of South African schoolgirls has designed and built Africa’s first ever private satellite, as part of a STEM project.
Spark a discussion
- What is poaching and how is it affecting populations of African elephants?
- What will happen to Cassini over the next 9 months?
- What will the students’ satellite be used for?
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