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Tigers - Dying To Be The Main Course

There are some things that leave me asking why, with what we know today, is this stuff still happening. Tigers have long been the victims in the unrelenting and cruel pursuit of pseudo-medicine. 401 more words

Big Cats

Fifty Lions Face Starvation at Crimean Safari Park

Fifty African lions are among a menagerie of animals that have become caught in the crossfire of the Ukrainian-Russian conflict.

The majestic animals, among them a breed of rare white lions, are at risk of starving to death at a Crimean safari park because of recent economic restrictions placed on Ukrainian accounts following Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March. 297 more words

Endangered Species

'Million Orchid' project to revive native Florida flowers

MIAMI (Reuters) – Inside a small bright lab, nestled behind sprawling Banyan trees in Miami’s Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, scientists and volunteers tend to tens of thousands of just-germinated orchids tucked in glass bottles. 581 more words

Endangered Species

Captain Paul Watson on Welfare Ranching

Welfare Ranching Show Down in Nevada

There is a silly little drama going on in Nevada and the Neo Cons, the militias and the welfare ranchers would have us believe there is another Waco about to happen. 2,226 more words

Endangered Species

Chinese RX: Pangolin Scales

While rhinos, elephants and tigers are facing the perils of poaching and habitat destruction, there is a lesser known animal facing the same perils-the Pangolin. 236 more words

Conservation

The Amazing Spider-Man – The Gauntlet: The Rhino – Rage of the Rhino/Endangered Species (Review)

This April, to celebrate the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2, we are taking a look at some classic and modern comics featuring Spider-Man (and friends). 2,026 more words

Comics

It’s not just humans that use lightpoles. Pidgeons also use them. It’s one of their technologies. They have influenced the development of poles. I’m sure that many a pidgeon inspired birdhouses. 71 more words

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