Imagine an Artic scene: it is minus 20°C, an icy wind is howling and there is snow as far as the eye can see. A man, standing on a sleigh, is being pulled along by a team of huskies. They are racing towards a distant shelter, towards warmth and survival.
My curiosity was stirred. He did not want to shake my hand. It was not through rudeness, the welcome we were receiving was warm and genuine, and he did politely explain that it […]
Since 1970, in the vast majority of mammal, bird, reptile, amphibian and fish populations, we have seen an overall decline in population sizes of 52%. Put another way: In the lifetime of most people on the planet, over half the world's wild animals have disappeared.