22 Feb '12, 3pm

The #SpeciesOfTheDay can swing through the trees at 35mph & walk on two legs along branches

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. Adopt a Species Make a symbolic species adoption to help save some of the world's most endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts. Select from over 100 species Loading... About Species of the Day WWF and ARKive have partnered to launch Species of the Day to promote awareness of and to emphasize the importance of conserving the planet’s biodiversity. A different species will be featured each day, building environmental awareness through imagery. Check back daily and follow @worldwildlife on Twitter to follow this new feature. About WWF's Partnership with ARKive ARKive ’s mission is to promote the conservation of the world's threatened species, through the power of wildlife imagery. Given that WWF’s mission is the conservation of nature, including ...

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7 Ways to Give New Life to Dead Trees in Your Backyard

7 Ways to Give New Life to Dead Trees in Your B...

treehugger.com 21 Feb '12, 8am

© Ramon Gonzalez . Magnolia tree in downtown Chicago . Growing up, the property neighboring me had a young pear tree that ...

new #species #discovery

new #species #discovery

rafflesmuseum.wordpress.com 21 Feb '12, 9am

They are here at the invitation of the museum to study hermit crab material collected from the PANGLAO 2004 and 2005 exped...

Bird flu claims third victim this year in Indon...

todayonline.com 22 Feb '12, 12am

The Indonesian health authorities have confirmed that a 19-year-old woman who died last week had contracted bird flu. She ...

Burning trees for power in the Southeast would ...

switchboard.nrdc.org 21 Feb '12, 9pm

A new study examining the climate impacts of using biomass to produce electricity in the Southeast adds to a growing body ...

Only the largest 5% of Galapagos marine iguanas...

worldwildlife.org 20 Feb '12, 3pm

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. Adopt a Species Make a s...

‘Mobile’ Marine Reserves Needed To Protect Far-...

e360.yale.edu 20 Feb '12, 4pm

20 Feb 2012: ‘Mobile’ Marine Reserves Needed To Protect Far-Ranging Species U.S. scientists say the creation of “mobile” m...

Can 1 man photograph every animal species on Earth?

Can 1 man photograph every animal species on Ea...

mnn.com 17 Feb '12, 4pm

All photos: © Joel Sartore/joelsartore.com A young mandrill in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. To say that National Geographic ...

Texas lost half a billion trees in current drought

grist.org 21 Feb '12, 4pm

This is what long-term desertification looks like: The state of Texas lost 5.6 million urban trees — and as many as 500 mi...

Wild Shores of Singapore: Mangrove and coral updates and Berlayar Creek walk by @wildsingapore

Wild Shores of Singapore: Mangrove and coral up...

wildshores.blogspot.com 19 Feb '12, 2am

Despite the rainy weather, a large crowd of volunteers with the NParks Conservation Division gathered to listen to some ex...

The tail of the thresher shark accounts for 1/3...

worldwildlife.org 19 Feb '12, 2pm

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. Adopt a Species Make a s...

BirdLife: Avian matchmaking on Valentine’s Day: Two staff from the BirdLife Fiji Programme and the Pacific Secre...

BirdLife: Avian matchmaking on Valentine’s Day:...

birdlife.org 20 Feb '12, 12am

BirdLife's Dr Mark O'Brien tests the speakers for Vatu-i-ra island, Fiji. Two staff from the BirdLife Fiji Programme and t...

Can gambling be sustainable?

Can gambling be sustainable?

forumforthefuture.org 20 Feb '12, 9am

Anna Simpson weighs up the odds of responsible practice in the betting industry. "To err is human. So is to gamble", write...

Can Logging and Conservation Coexist?:

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 18 Feb '12, 12am

When it comes to deforestation, loggers have usually received the bulk of the bad press. Armed with chainsaws, they are th...

Can Logging and Conservation Coexist?

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 18 Feb '12, 12am

When it comes to deforestation, loggers have usually received the bulk of the bad press. Armed with chainsaws, they are th...

A two sided Friday 17th

A two sided Friday 17th

ferrari.com 17 Feb '12, 3pm

Maranello, 17 February – Friday 17th is considered an unlucky date in Italy by some, but for cat lovers, the opposite is t...