Mia Boyd

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Earth's 6th mass extinction has begun, and there are no signs that humans will be spared

Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival of a species.<p>While this is not a straightforward exercise, research so far indicates that the odds are not in our favor.<p>Limitations of diversity<p>Life on Earth can be traced …

Extinction

Android fans unite to take Apple down: swarm of 1-star reviews hitting the 'Move to iOS' app

Ryanne Lai<p>Did you guys know Apple released its first Android app in the Google Play Store just last week? Most people were in disbelief. We never thought Apple would ever bring one of its services to Android… but then we checked what the app actually was and realized it all made sense. The …

Google Play

Eventing safety takes a step forward at Luhmühlen

Mark Phillips <b>took eventing safety another step further</b> at <b>Luhmühlen</b> last weekend (18-21) when he used <b>MIM Clips</b> to allow the back part of triple brush …

Hickstead Derby Bank: how NOT to do it

The Al Shira’aa <b>Hickstead Derby</b> is a unique test of horse and rider in the showjumping arena. Combining traditional showjumps with the challenges of …

Grand National

Coral Keen’s eventing blog: Looking forward to a four-star future

<b>Luhmühlen Horse Trials</b> in Germany was <b>an incredible experience</b> and I am so excited for my future with Derby (<b>Wellshead Fare Opposition</b>) who has <b>proved</b> …

Horse Racing

17 Wild Facts About Horses

"A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace." That's what Ovid said 2000 years ago—and American Pharoah just …

New York Times

Newmarket racehorse's 'skeleton' used to teach children

<b>A retired racehorse has been painted with a skeleton and internal organs to teach primary school children "why the breed is unique among animals".</b><p>More than 160 pupils were given an anatomy lesson by two vets at the July Course at Newmarket in Suffolk.<p>Its aim was to teach children how the …

Horse Racing (UK)

British eventers win Poland’s Nations Cup leg

British riders came out on top in the latest leg of the <b>2015 FEI eventing Nations Cup</b>.<p>The team — made up of Izzy Taylor, Sarah Bullimore, Emily …

Eventing

Catelynn Lowell Considers Adopting a Horse on ‘Teen Mom OG’

<b>Catelynn Lowell</b> is on the path to healing — and apparently, she thinks she needs a <b>horse</b> to ride on that journey!<p>On last night’s <i>Teen Mom OG</i>, the …

Teen Mom

7 Things That Would Be Totally Different At A Real "Jurassic Park"

According to the scientist behind the films.<p>If you're a human being and a good person, then you love <i>Jurassic Park</i>. Which means that Jack Horner, a noted paleontologist who serves as technical advisor for the <i>Jurassic Park</i> films, has the best job ever.<p>Horner was also at the Natural History Museum of …

ES_Masthead

ES News Email<p>A Household Cavalry trumpeter came crashing to the ground after his horse took a tumble in Hyde Park.<p>The mishap took place during the …

Trumpeter

Burghley 2015 promises to be a ‘very different’ experience for riders

This year’s Land Rover <b>Burghley Horse Trials</b> cross-country will be a “very different” experience for riders, with the <b>course being run in the opposite</b> …

Eventing