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Post-pandemic recovery plans fail to address biodiversity loss

Post-pandemic recovery plans fail to address biodiversity loss

“Only a small number of countries are addressing the biodiversity crisis in the serious manner it deserves.” The COVID-19 pandemic has given nature a bit...
Sharjah Research Academy, University of Sharjah, SEWA and QATRA organise workshop on ‘Wastewater Treatment & Reuse Methods’

Sharjah Research Academy, University of Sharjah, SEWA and QATRA organise workshop...

To promote sustainability and prevent the overuse of natural resources Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 03 November 2019, (AETOSWire): The Sharjah Research Academy organized a...
World's largest air pollution hotspot is Mpumalanga - South Africa

World’s largest air pollution hotspot is Mpumalanga – South Africa

A groundbreaking analysis of satellite data from 1 June to 31 August this year reveals the world’s largest NO2 air pollution hotspots across...

In Sumatra, a lone elephant leads rescuers on a cat-and-mouse chase

Conservationists recently tried...

In the Canary Islands, a good seed disperser is hard to...

Researchers have found that the bigger lizards of the Canary Islands are better seed dispersers than smaller ones.But habitat loss and invasive species have...

Indonesian province calls time-out on mining

The new government...
Morne Hardenberg/Shark Explorers

Are sharks being attacked by killer whales off Cape Town’s coast?

Large, predatory sharks occupy the top of ocean food chains, where they play important roles in maintaining diverse and healthy ecosystems. The loss of...
Tackling the scourge of plastic in the oceans is a must

Tackling the scourge of plastic in the oceans is a must

Plastic waste has reached catastrophic proportions in the oceans and it is increasing further still. Plastic waste has reached catastrophic proportions in the oceans and...

Epic battle between tiger and sloth bear caught on film

Footage of a fight between a male tiger and a mother sloth bear in an India wildlife reserve has gone viral on Facebook.The video,...