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Relocation, Relocation, Relocation For Climate Migrants: Where Can You Escape The Climate Crisis?

There is nowhere on our planet that will not experience climatic shifts as a result of global warming, however some places will be more habitable than others. We examine the best options for climate migrants to relocate to in a changing world

by Caitriona McBride

Saving The Endangered Bonobos: The World’s Forgotten Apes

From broken forest homes to reserves that are beacons of hope, can bonobos, our closest living relatives in the animal kingdom, cling on to survival?

by Sarah Freeman

10 Vaquitas Left: Extinction Alert Raised For World’s Smallest Marine Mammal

A new study suggests only 10 critically endangered vaquitas are left in the wild, prompting an extinction alert

by Nick Ames

Could Coral Save The Maldives? Here’s How To Play a Part on Your Next Beach Adventure

Coral in the Maldives is at risk from rising sea temperatures and pollution but marine biologist Katelyn Hegarty-Kelly says there are ways we can all do our bit to save this precious ecosystem

by Katelyn Hegarty-Kelly

How The Climate Crisis Is Affecting The Middle East

From wildfires in Syria to droughts in Iraq and Iran, the Middle East is feeling the sting of global warming and the climate crisis more acutely than many other regions. Is there a way out?

by Mike Peake

Return Of The Roar: How Lions Are Overcoming New Mane Threats To Stay King Of The Jungle

Speared, poisoned and poached for their body parts, lions are becoming increasingly vulnerable and could be extinct by 2050 if we don’t help save them

by Sarah Freeman

5 Ways To Enjoy and Protect Abu Dhabi’s Magical Mangroves

July 26th welcomes International Day for the Conservation of Mangroves, so let’s jump knee deep into the salty swamps that protect not only the atmosphere but also our coastlines

by Michelle Kuehn

How Science-Based Tech Could Save Our Seas

As Marine Week kicks off, we take a look at some of the tech projects being developed around the world to cool our oceans – but could they have unintended consequences on the world’s seas?

by Maz Fletcher

Fantastic But Fragile Beasts: 10 Of The World’s Most Endangered Animals

From flightless parrots to secretive cetaceans, these are some of the planet’s most endangered species trying to claw their way back from the brink of extinction

by Sarah Freeman