Victory! India Bans The Use Of Wild Animals In Circuses

By  Amanda Froelich Truth Theory Great news for animal rights activists and the critters they seek to protect. It is now illegal for circuses to feature wild animals in their... Read more »

How we discovered a new species of orangutan in northern Sumatra

The new species has a smaller head, and a distinctly ‘cinnamon’ colour compared with other orangutans. Maxime Aliaga, Author provided Colin Groves, Australian National University and Anton Nurcayho, Australian... Read more »

‘Decimated’: Germany’s birds disappear as insect abundance plummets 76%

by Morgan Erickson-Davis A new study in PLOS ONE reveals a 76 percent reduction in Germany’s flying insect biomass over the past 27 years while another reports the country’s bird... Read more »