#Animals

  • Article: 4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction
    Environment

    4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    They provide hope that broad wildlife declines can be stopped. Read more

  • Article: Llamas Could Hold the Key to Preventing All Strains of the Flu
    Health

    Llamas Could Hold the Key to Preventing All Strains of the Flu

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 6, 2018

    More than 30 million people in the US get the flu each year. Read more

  • Article: Portugal Announces Ban on Using Wild Animals in Circuses
    Environment

    Portugal Announces Ban on Using Wild Animals in Circuses

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2018

    "Wild animals have no place in the circus.” Read more

  • Article: Animal Populations Have Dropped by 60% Since 1970
    Environment

    Animal Populations Have Dropped by 60% Since 1970

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 30, 2018

    “This is far more than just being about losing the wonders of nature.” Read more

  • Article: Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution
    Environment

    Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2018

    “Nobody wants to live in a noisy neighborhood.” Read more

  • Article: The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report
    Environment

    The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2018

    “Entire branches of Earth’s evolutionary tree were chopped off.” Read more

  • Article: These Toxins May Be Wiping Out Killer Whale Populations Worldwide
    Environment

    These Toxins May Be Wiping Out Killer Whale Populations Worldwide

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Sept. 28, 2018

    Despite being banned, the long-term effects of the pollutants are still being felt. Read more

  • 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