animals

  • UN MILLON DE ESPECIES EN PELIGRO

    La conclusión de uno de los estudios científicos intergubernamentales más completos es escalofriante: un millón de especies se encuentran en este momento en peligro de extinción y la biodiversidad está declinando globalmente a niveles sin precedentes en la historia humana. “La salud de los ecosistemas de los que depende...
  • ONE MILLION SPECIES IN DANGER

    The conclusion of one of the most complete intergovernmental scientific studies is chilling: one million species are currently in danger of extinction, and biodiversity is declining globally to unprecedented levels in human history. “The health of the ecosystems on which human beings and other species depend is deteriorating faster...
  • Condors to be Reintroduced in NorCal; Threats Remain

    ARCATA, Calif. – The California condor soon may return to the skies in northwestern California – but conservation groups are calling for action to improve their chances of survival. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, along with the Yurok Tribe, have proposed reintroducing the condor to the northern part...
  • Do Animals Like Music?

    Doug Moss and Roddy Scheer EarthTalk Essayist and poet Gary Snyder likes to tell the tale of coming home from a walk through the forest surrounding his home in the foothills of California’s Sierra Nevada mountains to find a wild cougar sitting under a window, apparently enraptured by the...
  • Are environmentalists against artificial cloning of living organisms?

    EarthTalk As many endangered species near extinction, cloning seems like a viable solution to rebuild populations. Using DNA from already deceased animals, cloning can even increase the diversity of a gene pool. There are only seven white rhinos confirmed to be alive today, for example, so adding only a...

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