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Ancient fish fossil reveals evolutionary origin of the human hand

Ancient fish fossil reveals evolutionary origin of the human hand

12 days ago   |   Press and Journal

An ancient fossil found in Canada has revealed new insights into how the human hand originally evolved from fish fins. An international team of palaeontologists from Flinders...
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‘Knowing her has been a great privilege in my life': Tributes to Findhorn Foundation co-founder

14 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Spiritual teacher and author Dorothy Maclean was one of three founders of the Findhorn Foundation, set up in 1962. Thousands of people, from more than 40 countries, have since...
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Meghan Markle 'takes Archie for daily two-hour walks through woods in Canada and is kind to locals'

Meghan Markle 'takes Archie for daily two-hour walks through woods in Canada and is kind to locals'

18 days ago   |   Daily Mail

A source told Us Weekly that the Duchess of Sussex, 38, is 'so happy to be out in nature' with her 10-month-old son Archie and is enjoying being in their 'secluded' area in...
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New software program could boost protections for animals on the move on land and at sea

New software program could boost protections for animals on the move on land and at sea

24 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Researchers from Canada, Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom today released Marxan Connect, a new software interface that includes animal movement in the...
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Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada - on her own

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada - on her own

1 month ago   |   Metro

Mary ditched her job in medical sales and booked a one-way flight Ever dreamed of ditching your nine-to-five and escaping into nature for months on end? Well, you're about to...
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Disturbed Turnstones

Disturbed Turnstones

1 month ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

In a 2020 paper, Mark Whittingham and colleagues show that, in one area of northeast England, the decline in Turnstone numbers is more obvious on mainland sites that are...
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Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

1 month ago   |   Metro

Mary ditched her job in medical sales and booked a one-way flight Ever dreamed of ditching your nine-to-five and escaping into nature for months on end? Well, you're about to...
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Canadian farmers have a plan for tackling climate change

Canadian farmers have a plan for tackling climate change

1 month ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by the National Observer and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Agriculture is a major contributor to Canada's...
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Sanya joins in WWF's Plastic Smart Cities initiative

Sanya joins in WWF's Plastic Smart Cities initiative

Sea surface of the Tianya Haijiao Scenic Spot On March 27th, 2020, the Sanya Municipal People's Government signed a letter of intent with the World Wide Fund for Nature 's... Read more ...

Return of the wild

Return of the wild

Across the UK, anecdotal reports suggest that nature is breaking cover, with more sightings of weasels, golden plover, oystercatchers and tawny owls. Read more ...

Out of Work and Unsupported, Sex Workers Struggle to Cope With the...

Out of Work and Unsupported, Sex Workers Struggle to Cope With the Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted almost everyone's work, in a way most of us had never experienced before. But as with any crisis, those who were already the most... Read more ...

Meghan Markle is no David Attenborough but Disney Plus' Elephant is one...

Meghan Markle is no David Attenborough but Disney Plus' Elephant is one emotional journey

Meghan Markle steps into the world of Disney with Elephant The Duchess Of Sussex Meghan Markle 's first gig since leaving her role as a senior royal is a doozy, as she helms... Read more ...

Democracy on hold: States are canceling public meetings amid coronavirus crisis

Democracy on hold: States are canceling public meetings amid coronavirus crisis

On April 14, Rosemary Fuller had planned to speak at a public hearing held by Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection about a natural gas pipeline that will run... Read more ...

‘We're the virus': The pandemic is bringing out environmentalism's dark side

‘We're the virus': The pandemic is bringing out environmentalism's dark side

“Coronavirus is Earth's vaccine. We're the virus.” As of today, this March 17 tweet, which referred to the drop in air and water pollution during the global COVID-19 pandemic... Read more ...

Lions thriving in nature reserve which inspired classic wildlife film Born Free

Lions thriving in nature reserve which inspired classic wildlife film Born Free

Thanks to this partnership poaching in Kenya's Meru Conservation Area has been brought under control, and lions are being reborn in reserve which inspired one of the best loved... Read more ...

Coronation Street's Alan Halsall makes fans emotional with touching gesture...

Coronation Street's Alan Halsall makes fans emotional with touching gesture to daughter Sienna during coronavirus lockdown

Alan Halsall made Corrie fans very emotional Alan Halsall got Coronation Street fans feeling all kinds of emotional as he shared a touching gesture towards his daughter Sienna... Read more ...

CRAFTY MAN TEACHES PEOPLE HOW TO MAKE HAND SOAP OUT OF TREE LEAVES

By Jessica Testa and Federico Cornetto A crafty man has filmed a video in which he makes hand soap out of tree leaves to help people stay clean during the coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...

An effort to bring ‘environmental justice for all' goes virtual

When Democratic U.S. Representatives Raúl M. Grijalva and A. Donald McEachin brought environmental justice advocates to Washington, D.C. last year to help craft the... Read more ...