Asia

Nouveau mystère sur l'origine des chevaux domestiques

Des analyses génétiques montrent que les premiers équidés connus, apprivoisés il y a 5000 ans, ne sont pas les ancêtres des chevaux actuels.

23 February 2018

Die Legende von den letzten Wildpferden

In den Steppen der Mongolei leben seit einigen Jahren wieder Exemplare der fast ausgestorbenen Przewalski-Pferde, sie werden als letzte Wildpferde angesehen.

23 February 2018

Coto al comercio de marfil, el 'oro blanco'

A escasos metros de los rascacielos más espigados de Hong Kong, las estrechas calles del barrio de Sheung Wang llevan décadas acogiendo algunos de los comercios dedicados a la venta de marfil con m

19 February 2018

Pakistan, India to work together for turtle conservation

A regional plan for turtle conservation has been developed by experts representing five countries, including Pakistan and India, at a recently held meeting of Northern Indian Ocean Marine Turtle Ta

02 February 2018

Hong Kong votes to ban domestic ivory sales

Lawmakers overwhelmingly vote for the bill to abolish trade by 2021, which will shut down a massive ivory market and throw a ‘lifeline’ to elephants

31 January 2018

Hong Kong bans ivory trade in 'historic' vote

Hong Kong's lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to ban the trade in ivory, in a move campaigners termed "a lifeline for elephants".

31 January 2018

Abejas contra elefantes en las granjas de Kerala

El zumbido y las picaduras de los insectos han resultado efectivos para proteger los cultivos frente a los paquidermos

29 January 2018

Love for ‘exotic’ dish

At P120 to P150 per kilo, sharks and stingrays are literally a “hot item.”

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28 January 2018

Farewell to a songbird?

The yellow-breasted bunting has gone from "vulnerable" to critically endangered," say nature conservationists. Hunting is the main reason for a dramatic decline in numbers.

25 January 2018