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DiCaprio’s Before the Flood: Powerful, Yet Misses on Soils and the Carbon Cycle

The new Leonardo DiCaprio documentary <i>Before the Flood</i> can now be seen on National Geographic.<p>The actor is a longtime advocate of environmental …

Planet Earth II avalanche scene includes footage used ten years ago in series one

Fans of new television programme <i>Planet Earth II</i> were left disappointed after it emerged the BBC had recycled scenes of an avalanche that had been used in the series ten years ago.<p>The new episodes of the acclaimed nature programme returned to screens at the start of November, with David Attenborough …

Drama and tension help Attenborough’s Planet Earth II show nature’s glory | Stephanie Merritt

Recognising that we humans are creatures of story, the nature series has the narrative brio of Game of Thrones<p>In the first episode of <i>Planet Earth II</i>, from the basket of a hot-air balloon, David Attenborough promised us new and unparalleled footage of the greatest living treasures of the planet. As …

Surprise! British Red Squirrels Carry Leprosy

Some of them harbor strains that infected medieval Europeans, but that have been eradicated on the U.K. mainland for centuries.<p>In 2006, Anna Meredith came across a dead red squirrel with a weird skin disorder. Its ears lacked the characteristic red tufts, and were instead swollen, smooth, and …