If the “superfood” industry awards every year like the Oscars, avocado, which has swept the world, would have won the lifetime achievement award. You probably can’t imagine how popular avocados […]
Many still remember Steven Spielberg’s Hollywood blockbuster: Jaws. Its release in 1975 was a turning-point for shark species. It has changed the public perception of our oceans, considering sharks as fearsome and colossal “man-eaters”…
Biodiversity loss and habitat degradation are occurring at unprecedented rates due to human activities. Social media is widely used today, especially among younger adults; therefore it would make sense for […]
The benefits we gain from nature have been valued at $16-54 trillion per year – almost the size of the entire global economy (1). Unsurprisingly given the current climate crisis, […]
We all love pandas – they’re cute, they’re cuddly and they’re a conservation success story. But does conserving this species have knock-on benefits for others, or are they only saving themselves?
Every day, you are unknowingly contributing to a mass biological annihilation. Whether you drive to work, eat burgers or turn up your thermostat, you’ve become one of the 7.7 billion […]
From poaching to climate change, find out how drones are helping in the fight to protect our natural world.
There are trillions of microbes (bacteria, fungi, and viruses) living in and on humans and other animals. In fact, we all have a “second genome” roughly 100X the size of […]
Invasive alien species are threatening indigenous plants and animals around the world. In what is being described as the second largest driver of recent extinction events, alien species are not […]
Seen by many as the solution to the problem of fossil fuels and increasing greenhouse gas emissions, biofuels have been heralded as clean and green. However, is this really the […]