26 Nov '11, 2pm

Dot Earth Blog: A Facebook Chat on the Plight of Rare Wildlife – With a Twist

Thanks to a Tumblr post by Cem Aridag , a Turkish journalist in my new Blogging a Better Planet course at Pace University , I became aware of a creative approach to conveying the plight of endangered wildlife — a mock Facebook chat involving a tiger , panda , rhinoceros and other species facing various threats: The image was created earlier this year by Isaac Frescia , a student at the NSCAD University (until recently the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design). It made the rounds on blogs after Frescia sent it to the World Wildlife Fund. I got in touch with Frescia — via Facebook, of course — and he explained the genesis of the piece in a note I’ve appended below. Here’s the original post on the WWF Tumblr page . And here’s Frescia’s account of how this came about: it was an assignment for computer class. We had to choose a non-profit organization and create an ad for them...

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