Getting listed as an endangered species isn’t a lost cause — conservation efforts including protecting vital habitat can help species recover.
Sixty scientists report that lemurs are the Earth’s most endangered primates.
The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) recently announced this year’s award-winning projects. Through these awards, 30 teams of conservationists in 19
What’s the land-speed record for turtles? What does a softshell turtle’s shell feel like? How can I help endangered turtles?
A recent scientific expedition in Madagascar’s Ankeniheny-Zahamena rainforests has found evidence of the greater bamboo lemur (Prolemur simus) in twice
Religious festivals for the Ayau tribe in Papua, Indonesia used to center on one important delicacy – the green sea
The gentle bonobo – a primate living in the Democratic Republic of Congo – is facing serious threats. This genetic
Here’s your mission should you choose to accept it: hold you breath for a month, eat an entire salad bar, swim a marathon a day for 2 weeks, while figuring out how to get to a place you haven’t been to since you were a baby 30 years ago, without the help of signs, GPS, maps, helpful policemen or Google Earth, then at your destination mate non-stop for a few weeks, lay a few hundred eggs at night in a hole you dug with your back feet without looking, now swim back to where you came from to eat some more salad bars and get ready to do it again. Each year. For the rest of your life. Which is long.