#Species

Five Ways That WWF Is Creating Coexistence Between Snow Leopards And People

Niki Rust | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK
Niki Rust

Did you know that Sunday 23rd October is International Snow Leopard Day? And what better way to celebrate than to showcase the ways that WWF is helping people live in harmony with this grey ghost of the mountains...

Devil Dentist Now Schoolgirl Slayer - Why Do People Get Off On Killing Our Wildlife?

Philip Mansbridge | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK
Philip Mansbridge

Looking at giraffes specifically, it is estimated that they've lost around 40% of their wild populations in the last 15 years alone. That hardly sounds like they need Aryanna's, or indeed anyone's bows and rifles pointing in their direction right now.

How Man Made Noises Affect The Mating Calls Of Giant Pandas

Frontier | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK
Frontier

Giant pandas are the poster animals for many conservation efforts that no one wants to see disappear from our planet but it seems that while the pandas are fighting extinction on one side, humans are making it harder for them to survive on the other.

Cecil the Lion - One Year On, Was His Death in Vain?

Philip Mansbridge | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK
Philip Mansbridge

Seeing as we invented trophy hunting, the British Government really should take a lead in stopping it. In the wake of the Cecil outcry, the Government has threatened to ban the importation of lion trophies into Britain, but only if there isn't significant improvement in trophy hunting practices. A review has been commissioned, but it is a two-year review. The simple fact is that lions like Cecil can't wait that long. They only have until the next crossbow or bullet from a wealthy trophy hunter penetrates their skin.

The Bee All And End All: Why Should We Care That The Bees Are Dying?

Frontier | Posted 30.10.2016 | UK
Frontier

An apocalyptic statement, often attributed to Albert Einstein, claims that if the bees disappeared, 'man would only have four years of life left'. You...

Under the Skin - The Review

Roger Crow | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

How much exposition do you need in a film? Those clunky scenes when characters discuss plot, stitching Scene A to Scene B? Obviously film is a visual medium, so in theory nobody needs say anything.

Is Mass Extinction the End of the World?

Chantal Lyons | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK
Chantal Lyons

We are directly and indirectly threatening the existence of countless species through the harvesting of them and the destruction of their habitats. Among the more well-known species we have already lost are the Great Auk, Stellar's Sea Cow, the Baiji White Dolphin, and the Passenger Pigeon.

Scottish Wildcat 'Could Be Made Extinct At Any Moment'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

The rare Scottish wildcat could become extinct 'at any moment', conservationists have warned. There could be as few as 35 purebreds left in the wil...

Meet Prince Charles..The Frog

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK

A frog has been named after Prince Charles in a reversal of the usual fairytale fortunes for an amphibian. The unusual honour has been bestowed on...