#Animals

  • Article: 90% of World's Largest King Penguin Population Has Vanished
    Environment

    90% of World's Largest King Penguin Population Has Vanished

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2018

    The rapid decline is likely due to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Endangered Orangutans at Risk As Illegal Logging Accelerates in Indonesia
    Environment

    Endangered Orangutans at Risk As Illegal Logging Accelerates in Indonesia

    By Joe McCarthy|June 5, 2018

    "Sungai Putri is one of the last refuges of the orangutans." Read more

  • Article: Humanity Has Killed 83% of All Wild Mammals and Half of All Plants: Study
    Environment

    Humanity Has Killed 83% of All Wild Mammals and Half of All Plants: Study

    By Jana SepehrJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 22, 2018

    Of all the birds left in the world, 70% are poultry chickens and other farmed birds. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Becoming Uninhabitable for Animals
    Environment

    The World Is Becoming Uninhabitable for Animals

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 18, 2018

    The Paris climate agreement could help slow the decline. Read more

  • Article: 90% of 'Protected' Land Around the World Is Not Really Protected
    Environment

    90% of 'Protected' Land Around the World Is Not Really Protected

    By Joe McCarthy|May 18, 2018

    "A well-run protected area network is essential in saving species." Read more

  • Article: Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate
    Environment

    Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2018

    The measure has been met with mixed responses. Read more

  • Article: Rising Sea Temperatures Are Threatening Marine Life With Extinction, Researchers Say
    Environment

    Rising Sea Temperatures Are Threatening Marine Life With Extinction, Researchers Say

    May 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We expect to lose many, if not most, animal species from marine protected areas." Read more

  • Article: Japanese Women Are Finally Allowed to Enter the Bullfighting Ring
    Girls & Women

    Japanese Women Are Finally Allowed to Enter the Bullfighting Ring

    By Chris Gelardi|May 7, 2018

    Women have been barred from the sacred competitive space for centuries. Read more