CONSERVATION

8 views

The lions whose fate is sealed from birth as they’re bred just for hunting

Thousands of big cats are being slaughtered every year in the barbaric ‘canned hunting’ trade. Between 8,000 and...

17 views

Climate Change Is Making Child Malnutrition Worse

According to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, global warming-fueled droughts could...

21 views

PARIS IS BANNING DIESEL VEHICLES

Faced with a crippling pollution problem, on Monday the French capital prohibited all diesel-powered cars, trucks and motorcycles...

48 views

Gabon’s Cabinet Reshuffle

Vice President and Minister of State for Forests and the Environment have been relieved of their posts by...

62 views

UN Report: 1 Million Species Face Extinction

According to a comprehensive new study on biodiversity, one-eighth of Earth’s plant and animal species are at risk...

59 views

Egypt’s Drive to Lure Back Investors who Left during the Arab Spring

The country expects the 1.6 gigawatt solar park it is building in the south of the country to...

79 views

How billions of dollars worth of African gold end up in Dubai.

Billions of dollars’ worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab...

81 views

The Mystery behind Lake Chad’s Shrinkage

Lake Chad is the world’s shallowest lake; a great inland body of fresh water shared by Cameroon, Chad,...