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Illegal Logging Leaves Borneo Orangutans Homeless

Orangutans living on Sungai Putri are under threat as illegal logging continues to occur in the area, despite a moratorium that was enforced by the Indonesian government to prohibit exploitation.

Radical overhaul needed to halt Earth’s sixth great extinction event

Life has existed on Earth for roughly 3.7 billion years. During that time we know of five mass extinction events — dramatic episodes when many, if not most, life...

How Old Will You Be When These Animals Go Extinct?

It’s estimated that between hundreds to thousands of species go extinct every year, according to stats from the WWF. In fact, some projections put the number of annual extinctions at 100,000...

China is Breeding Tigers Like Cattle, and It’s a Billion Dollar Industry

Only a century ago, there were 100,000 tigers roaming wild on the earth. Today, that number has dropped to a miserable figure of 3,200. In fact, today there are...

This Endangered Species Act Loophole Will Let Killer of Famous Gray Wolf Escape Prosecution

For the first time in 70 years, a wolf padded through the Grand Canyon. A great explorer and adventurer, she travelled alone hundreds of miles from the Northern Rockies to...

A Controversial New Study Fuels the Wolf Management Debate

Recently, anti-wolf billboards have cropped up in eastern Washington State. The message is clear, with an elk, dogs and a little girl happily minding their own business, while 2...
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Big Brother May Be the Savior of Life on Earth

Just over two hundred years ago, American Naturalist John James Audubon tied some string to a bird’s leg to see if it would come back the following year. That following...
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At 80 Years Young, Jane Goodall Still Ignites the Imaginations and Inspirations of Us...

Where did we come from? Scientists and philosophers have been asking that question since human beings were first able to think. World renowned primatologist – she practically coined the term –...
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Saving Endangered Species in a Giant Glass Biodome

Could a giant artificial biodome made of glass be what our planet needs to start saving endangered species? That's a theory being proposed by Samoo, an architecture and engineering firm that wants...
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Endangered Animals of the World [Infographic]

This new infographic from Inis Environmental Consultants aims to raise awareness about some of the animals of the world that face dangerously low population levels, including orangutans, tigers, rhinos, pandas...



The Latest Technology Trends To Reduce Your Eco Footprint

With new applications for smart devices being developed every day, ‘green’ apps are a dime a dozen. Here are a few worth checking out.
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20 Ways to Recycle & Upcycle Old Fabric

Before you toss any bits of material, try some of these recycling and upcycling ideas. You'll reduce your waste and give new life to an old fabric!
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51 Household Uses of Baking Soda

Here are 51 uses for baking soda in your home that can change your life for the better. This inexpensive pantry item has many applications!
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Are Vertical Farms the Future of Sustainable Agriculture?

Vertical farming could be an incredible asset for the future of sustainable agriculture. Keep reading to learn how this technology is revolutionizing how we produce food.

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The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar

The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
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