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Taming Bushmeat

By | January 1, 2015

Chinese farmers’ efforts at rearing wild animals may benefit conservation and reduce human health risks.

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Bats Make a Comeback

By | December 22, 2014

Citizen-scientist data obtained through the U.K.’s National Bat Monitoring Programme show that populations of 10 bat species have stabilized or are growing.


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Antibiotic Resistance Among Wildlife

By | December 11, 2014

Even animals that live far from humans are developing resistance to antibiotics.


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Global Wildlife Decline

By | October 1, 2014

Vertebrate populations have fallen by half during the last 40 years, according to a report from the World Wildlife Fund.


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Birds and Choppers Don’t Mix

By | March 5, 2014

A new study finds that birdstrike is a huge threat to US Army, Navy, Coast Guard, and Air Force helicopters operating within the United States.

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Air Traffic

By | March 1, 2014

Scientists use DNA sequencing to identify what’s attracting birds to airports, where midair collisions with planes can be devastating.


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Midair Collision

By | March 1, 2014

A Canada goose smashes into the cockpit of a small plane, highlighting the dangers of birdstrikes.


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Killer Kittens

By | January 31, 2013

Domestic cats kill billions of birds and mammals every year, making them a top threat to US wildlife.


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MRSA on the Loose

By | October 22, 2012

Wild animals are getting and spreading the deadly antibiotic-resistant bacteria.   

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Wild and Sexless

By | September 17, 2012

Scientists find snakes give “virgin birth” in the wild for the first time



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