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Government launches ‘Polio WhatsApp Text Helpline’

Pakistan’s Polio Eradication Programme has established a round-the-clock ‘Polio WhatsApp Text Helpline’ service. The announcement was made on social media by Babar Bin Atta, the Prime Minister’s focal person on polio eradication, on September 3. The aim of launching this service is …Continue reading

Scientists harvest eggs to save northern white rhinos from extinction

There are only two northern white rhinoceros left worldwide, both of them female. Saving this representative of megafauna from extinction seems impossible under these circumstances, yet an international consortium of scientists and conservationists just completed a procedure that could enable assisted reproduction …Continue reading