This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Succulent Karoo Ecosystem Programme (SKEP), an initiative seeking to protect threatened species
SXSW (South by Southwest) — known primarily for its annual music festival — applied its creative, unique style to hosting
Last week, Governor Jerry Brown of California signed a historic bill banning the import of shark fins. All imports will
This year’s Nobel Peace Prize was awarded today to three remarkable women who have dedicated their lives to promoting peace
Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote long ago, “Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink.” Although he was living in England at the
A paper recently published in the journal Zootaxa described three new species of coral reef fish found in the waters
If you’re reading this blog, you probably know just how important nature is to our daily lives. For human beings,
Now, for the first time in history, more people live in the world’s cities and towns than in rural areas.