Thirteen members of a community in western Siberia have been hospitalized amid an outbreak of anthrax, reports the governor's office of the Yamalo-Nenets autonomous region. Over 1,599 reindeer have died from the disease since last Sunday.
A massive search operation is underway in India for the country's most famous tiger, with millions of adoring fans worried sick about the big cat known as Jai who went missing three months ago.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) recognizes three wolf species in North America, the gray wolf, the red wolf, and the Eastern wolf. But it turns out that two of the species are not true wolves at all, but hybrids.
Some years ago ‘ethical investment’ was a big deal and people were keen to know where their money was being held. Things have drifted a bit since then, and one example which many are unaware of is where their retirement funds are invested.
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Efforts to control the Sand Fire blazing in the Santa Clarita Valley mountains of southern California has drawn firefighters from a number of districts around the state, including volunteers from Cal Fire.
Spanish troops intervened Tuesday as a wildfire near the eastern city of Valencia spread to a nature reserve after laying waste to some 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres) of land, regional authorities said.
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The Sand Fire burning north of Los Angeles has now consumed more than 22,000 acres and destroyed 18 homes as of Sunday afternoon say California fire officials, and it's not close to being over yet.
The death toll from the torrential rains and flooding in northern China was compounded when some local officials tried to hide the deaths from Beijing. The tragedy didn't surface until Friday after angry locals took to social media.