Day: July 31, 2020

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Havelland, Germany. A sheep’s wagtail sings on a branch in the Havel floodplain. The species likes to stay on fields..

Animal stunning slowly being accepted by Turkey’s halal butchers, say activists

Animal stunning slowly being accepted by Turkey’s halal butchers, say activists

As Turkey gears up for Eid al-Adha, or Qurban Bayram, the Muslim festival of sacrifice, animal rights campaigners are celebrating..

UK waste incinerators three times as likely to be in deprived areas

UK waste incinerators three times as likely to be in deprived areas

Waste incinerators are three times as likely to be situated in the most deprived and ethnically diverse areas of the..

Australia’s ‘black summer’ bushfires showed the impact of human-wrought change | Tim Flannery

Australia’s ‘black summer’ bushfires showed the impact of human-wrought change | Tim Flannery

Australia’s “black summer” megafires were a severe blow to ecosystems already reeling from decades of adverse impacts. Feral predators and..