Tag Archives: conservation

Sweden’s reindeer at risk of starvation after summer drought

Indigenous Sami herders urge commonwealth to mitigate influence of climate change in Arctic circle Sweden’s indigenous Sami reindeer herders are asking government aid to help them cope with the impact of this summer’s extraordinary drought and wildfires, saying their future is at risk as global warming changes the environmental issues in the far north. The … Read More

Tooth and claw: protective mother make cuts off Dracula’s castle

Brown bear shielding three cubs closes Poenari Castle are exploited by Romanias Vlad the Impaler in the 15 th century While Draculas legend generally fails to scare tourists away from the blood-sucking vampires 15 th century palace, a large, furry and protective mother abide has had more success. Romanian authorities have declared Poenari castle off … Read More

‘ Who knows what we’ll find next ?’ Journey to the heart of Mozambique’s hidden forest

Since it was identified on Google Earth in 2005, the wood of Mount Mabu has amazed scientists with its unique wildlife. Jeffrey Barbee joins explorer Professor Julian Bayliss on the first journey to its green heart The sodden boots of the team slide backwards in the black clay as they strive up towards the bank … Read More

A Snowboarder’s Unbelievable Tiny House

Look into Mike’s mobile Tiny House: Watch Extra Candidate Stories! Staying in the Hidden Tunnels of Las Vegas: Subscribe! Pro-snowboarder, Mike Basich, visits his self-built 225 square foot home in the middle of his 40 acre snow covered home near Truckee, CA – and also demonstrates how being close to nature drives his most innovative … Read More