R Walsh

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People who don't have children benefit our environment more than any campaign – it's time to celebrate them

The global population is growing rapidly, while the resources we depend on to live are dwindling. If you consider the footprint each person makes on …


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Illegal mining of lapis lazuli fuels Taliban's rise in Afghan province

Illegal mining of lapis lazuli, the brilliant blue stone once coveted by Egyptian pharaohs, is fuelling the rise of the Taliban in a once famously peaceful corner of Afghanistan, an anti-corruption group has warned.<p>Fighting between local strongmen for control over the legendary lapis mines in the …


Nat Geo Wild Offers a Weekend of Cute Dogs -- but Suggests We Treat Them Like Dogs (As If)

In the Facebook age, some of us might want to be a little more careful about how we friend our dogs.<p>"Now that so many people talk to each other by texting and do their jobs remotely, we have less interaction with our fellow human beings than ever before," says Dr. Debbye Turner, one of the …