Yesterday I spent a couple hours with a grade two class in Los Angeles. The children asked me, “Why are big game hunters driving African lions to extinction?” I explained that certain affluent people crave power and exert their brutality … Continue reading
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Since 1970, the population of the Animal Kingdom has plummeted by almost 60 percent. Shocking reports multiply as the human-driven Sixth Great Extinction escalates. Nature is now losing species 1,000 to 10,000 times faster than natural rates. Dozens of species are … Continue reading
It’s National Pollinator Week and a terrific time to celebrate the bees because they are golden-haired pollinators, hand-picked by nature over 100 million years ago. They ensure that floral diversity proliferates. Today, bees pollinate over 80 percent of 400,000 flowering … Continue reading
Why is Premier Collin Barnett’s Western Australian government killing great white and tiger sharks again? It is a haunting question that has badgered me for a couple years. There have been two shark incidents over the past fortnight in Western … Continue reading