Sheng Wen Lo
A compelling photo series is challenging the way that humans look at and understand wild animals kept in captivity. Photographer Sheng Wen Lo, who is from Taiwan but based in the Netherlands, began ta...
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These conservation success stories remind us that the mass extinction of the world's species doesn't have to be inevitable.
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The Puget Sound whale may have been over 100 years old.
University of Queensland
'We need to come back to the potential of cheetahs to coexist with people.'
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Over the past decade, we've wiped out mammals, birds, amphibians and more. And it's all to our own detriment.
Climate change has already touched almost all life on the planet, even under moderate rates of global warming, according to a report published Thursday in the journal Science. An international team of...
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The climate change-threatened mammal has been denied protections under the Endangered Species Act. Again.
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"At some point the earth is going to say 'enough.'"
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According to conservationists, the situation for the critically endangered animal has “gone from bad to worse” over the years.
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Here's how you can help fight the decline of bee populations.
Seven species of bees native to Hawaii were declared endangered on Friday in what The Associated Press said was the first time any bee in the U.S. has received the protection. Hawaii's various species...
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Seven types of bees once found in abundance in Hawaii but now facing extinction on Friday became the first bees to be added to the federal list of endangered and threatened species, according to U.S....
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Obscure, reclusive pangolins are disappearing from the planet.
Fewer than 60 vaquita are left, but with swift action there's hope for their recovery.