Spiders are a common feature of Halloween decor spreading a very inaccurate reputation of being scary and dangerous. Spiders offer far more benefits than threats to humans so today we will use Halloween to help right the wrongs of spider-fear. 207 more words
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A world without Pandas – would it make a difference? OR Conservation versus eradication – do some species deserve to die?
Before you all get excited and ready to shoot me down in flames, this post is not about pandas ;-) It is about how we, as humans, have a very warped view about the value of the species with whom we share this planet – note I did not say OUR planet. 1,489 more words
Vote Yes on Amendment 1, here’s why.
Voters filling out ballots in the coming days for Florida’s November 4th election may have heard several arguments for and against Amendment 1. 2,481 more words
Under a changing climate, parts of New Zealand will become warmer and drier. As yet, we know very little about the impact this will have on vegetation. 242 more words