Since its first observance by the United Nations in 2008, World Oceans Day has provided an occasion to celebrate the wonders of a magnificent ecosystem. Amazing wildlife, breathtaking views, tasty seafood
We recently wrote about Cecil the Lion, a beloved lion at Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park that was allegedly killed by an American dentist. Jimmy Kimmel took some time from his monologue to address the
Africa's elephants have reached a tipping point: more are being killed each year than are being born, a study says. Researchers believe that since 2010 an average of nearly 35,000 elephants have been annually
Experts say the world's forest provide a valuable and irreplaceable source of genetic resources A senior UN official has described the world's forests as "fundamental" to human well-being and survival.
Last Wednesday marked the fourth anniversary of March 11, 2011, a day that changed the lives of hundreds of thousands of Japanese people as their island nation was struck by a massively destructive earthquake