You've Heard About This Problem With Our Trees, But Do You Really Know How Big It Is?

Earth: ~ Deforestation: Our Disappearing Woodlands. You've Heard About This Problem With Our Trees, But Do You Really Know How Big It Is?

Since the first plants were domesticated, irrigation has played a vital role in the development of agriculture worldwide. Take a whirlwind tour of the history of agriculture and irrigation from ancient times to present day.

Since the first plants were domesticated, irrigation has played a vital role in the development of agriculture worldwide. Take a whirlwind tour of the history of agriculture and irrigation from ancient times to present day.

A short timeline of Dr. Norman Borlaug's life. March 25th marks his 100th birthday (1914-2009) #Borlaug100 #infographic

March 2014 marks the birthday of Dr. Norman Borlaug who is widely recognized as the Father of the Green Revolution and leader of the century movement to solve the world’s hunger issues through scientific development and implementation.

The Age of Humans Birds Sing to Their Eggs, and This Song Might Help Their Babies Survive Climate Change Embryonic learning—things birds pick up from their parents while still in the egg—may play a bigger role than imagined. | A male zebra finch. (Graeme Chapman)

Birds Sing to Their Eggs, and This Song Might Help Their Babies Survive Climate Change

The Age of Humans Birds Sing to Their Eggs, and This Song Might Help Their Babies Survive Climate Change Embryonic learning—things birds pick up from their parents while still in the egg—may play a bigger role than imagined.

Trailblazing Samburu communities in northern Kenya have come together to save orphaned elephants.| Story and photographs by Ami Vitale

Trailblazing Samburu communities in northern Kenya have come together to save orphaned elephants.

The Haunting Sound Of Climate Change Over 100 Years | Huffington Post

The Haunting Sound Of Climate Change Over 100 Years

Two Stanford researchers have transformed data of a dying Alaskan tree into song.

A lioness named Elsa inspired an epic fight against poachers

Elsa the lioness (Credit: Keystone Pictures USA/Alamy)

A researcher says re-introducing beavers in England would help water supplies and prevent floods.

Beaver return 'benefits environment'

Beaver return ‘benefits environment’ – BBC News – Press Today

It has been 400 years since Britain was home to beavers. Now they have returned, and they are rapidly proving their worth (Credit: ARCO/Kutschenreiter/naturepl.com)

Beavers are back in the UK and they will reshape the land

It has been 400 years since Britain was home to beavers. Now they have returned, and they are rapidly proving their worth

Poorer Nations Are More Committed To Wildlife Conservation Than Richer Ones

Poorer Nations Are More Committed To Wildlife Conservation Than Richer Ones

Asuka Takita | Over the last eight years she has led an integral anti-poaching patrol tasked with protecting wildlife from people who want to kill it for bushmeat or for ivory.(Credit: Anna Dubuis)

The woman working on the front line of the war on poaching

Asuka Takita was born and raised in Japan, but she has made her home on the Maasai Mara, where she leads patrols to stop ivory poachers

Elephants have attracted many supporters (Credit: Rachel Megawhat/Alamy)

The woman working on the front line of the war on poaching

Elephants have attracted many supporters (Credit: Rachel Megawhat/Alamy)

Pinterest
Search