Extreme dry weather coupled with high-intensity wildfires is already beginning to damage large areas of the Amazon rainforest, a situation that is being made worse by continued deforestation and logging. Continue reading Severe droughts and wildfires threatens Amazonian rainforest
Guest writer Ross Stevens delves into the world of bats and finds that many species are facing an uncertain future as human society continues to encroach on their natural habitat.
As the US seeks to expand its wind energy sector, a new study sheds greater light on the impact of wind turbines on wildlife. Continue reading Estimating the extent of fatal bird collisions with wind turbines
Fossils recently excavated from a site in Uruguay provide tantalising evidence for the presence of human hunter-gatherer societies nearly 30,000 years ago. Continue reading Fossil discovery reignites debate on first human settlement of South America
Basic social skills of African elephants remain impaired decades after surviving devastating experiences. Continue reading African elephant societies fail to fully recover from past traumatic events