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Lemon sharks - live fast, die young

Lemon sharks - live fast, die young

6 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Lemon sharks have a personality and this can make a difference for their life-history. Risk-taking individuals are expected to grow better but also die faster than the less...
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Diesel is selling 'virus-fighting' denim, but experts say it's just a marketing ploy

Diesel is selling 'virus-fighting' denim, but experts say it's just a marketing ploy

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

Diesel is now selling "anti-viral" jeans that use a textile solution that claims to have "the capacity to disable over 99% of viral activity within two hours of contact between...
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ICC Global Survey on Trade Finance confirms industry optimism

14 days ago   |   ICC

The International Chamber of Commerce's 11th annual Global Survey on Trade Finance reveals that banks are optimistic about the evolving nature of trade finance, though...
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Prove nature's value to protect wildlife and avert pandemics, economists urge

18 days ago   |   The Independent

We are protecting wildlife at risk from poachers due to the conservation funding crisis caused by Covid-19. Help is desperately needed to support wildlife rangers, local...
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Clear strategies needed to reduce bushmeat hunting

19 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Extensive wildlife trade not only threatens species worldwide but can also lead to the transmission of zoonotic diseases. It encompasses hundreds of species with significant...
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Inquiry opened over EU failure to consider environmental and social impacts of South American trade deal

25 days ago   |   Client Earth

The European Ombudsman has opened an inquiry into the EU Commission's trade agreement with the ‘Mercosur' group of South American countries. This follows a complaint from...
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Animal welfare 'at risk' from post-Brexit trade deal with US, warns conservation charity WWF

Animal welfare 'at risk' from post-Brexit trade deal with US, warns conservation charity WWF

1 month ago   |   Daily Mail

The World Wildlife Fund for Nature has warned of an 'unedifying race to the bottom' in food standards if British farmers are forced to compete with inferior foreign imports.
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Australia's CFR: Outlook on the economic recovery remains uncertain

1 month ago   |   FXCM

Australia's Council of Financial Regulators , in its latest report, said the outlook, including the nature and speed of the expected recovery, remains uncertain. Additional...
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A prescription for a post-COVID economy: a national climate bank

1 month ago   |   Grist

When the Obama administration entered the White House in January 2009, the previous year's financial crisis had sent the U.S. economy spiraling. Unemployment was on its way to...
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Don't have a cow, but Big Dairy's climate footprint is as big as the UK's

1 month ago   |   Grist

If dairy cows were a country, they would have the same climate impact as the entire United Kingdom. That's according to a new analysis from the Institute for Agriculture and...
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Emmerdale's Samantha Giles is a 'witch' who 'uses nature's power to cast spells'

Emmerdale's Samantha Giles is a 'witch' who 'uses nature's power to cast spells'

Samantha Giles used to be an actress on Emmerdale, but now she is a real-life witch following the Wiccan religion. She has recently opened up on how she casts spells. Read more ...

Australian actress Nathalie Kelley poses completely NUDE in nature for...

Australian actress Nathalie Kelley poses completely NUDE in nature for powerful statement

Australian actress Nathalie Kelley posed completely nude in an Instagram post on Tuesday to make a powerful statement about what 'true beauty' is. Read more ...

This Skyrim mod covers you in dirt and blood, Red Dead Redemption 2-style

This Skyrim mod covers you in dirt and blood, Red Dead Redemption 2-style

One of the most memorable aspects of Red Dead Redemption 2's realism is how it reflects the nature of life on the road on Arthur himself. Stray from taking regular baths and... Read more ...

Button: Russell needs a move before Mercedes

Button: Russell needs a move before Mercedes

Jenson Button thinks that George Russell needs another stepping stone before joining the Mercedes senior team. Russell is part of the Mercedes driver programme but he will not... Read more ...

Which states are making the most progress on emissions? Not the ones you think

Which states are making the most progress on emissions? Not the ones you think

For over a decade, the U.S. federal government has failed to pursue major action on climate change , leaving most of the hard work of cutting carbon emissions to individual... Read more ...

New Dragonfly Species for MK: Lesser Emperor - Harry Appleyard

New Dragonfly Species for MK: Lesser Emperor - Harry Appleyard

While inspecting one of the ponds in Tattenhoe yesterday I spotted an Emperor that stood out from the rest nearby. With green eyes and a largely brown abdomen with a blue... Read more ...

Capturing Ecology: Behind the Lens - Top tips for photographers

Capturing Ecology: Behind the Lens - Top tips for photographers

The winning images from our annual photography competition, Capturing Ecology, gain an increasing amount of coverage with each passing year. But what about the... Read more ...

Zebra bites back at 8ft crocodile twice its weight and somehow wins

Zebra bites back at 8ft crocodile twice its weight and somehow wins

A zebra broke free from the jaws of a crocodile in southern Kenya A zebra has well and truly earned its stripes after breaking free from the jaws of a crocodile twice its size... Read more ...

My Beauty Prism: Sustainable Heroes by Ateh Jewel

My Beauty Prism: Sustainable Heroes by Ateh Jewel

Lockdown has been a huge time of reflection for so many of us. Covid-19 has reminded us all that we are part of a wider ecosystem and community. I especially craved nature and... Read more ...

John Lewis fought for equal protection. That means tackling pollution...

John Lewis fought for equal protection. That means tackling pollution, poverty, and policing

In the two months since George Floyd's death at the hands of police, Americans have marched, protested, rallied, and spoken out about the need for systemic change. It's the... Read more ...