A team of conservationists have rediscovered a species of golden mole that hasn’t been seen in almost 90 years.
Groundbreaking Study Reveals Surprising Source of Radioactive Contamination in Wild Boars: Legacy of Nuclear Weapons Testing
In April 1986, a catastrophic explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant released significant radiation, contaminating wildlife in multiple countries. While radiation levels in most animals have decreased over time, one exception is the wild boar, which continues to exhibit elevated radiation levels.
Vietnam has ambitious targets to tackle the challenge posed by plastic waste. Effective enforcement and implementation are key for success.
“It is profoundly shocking to stand on the ice of Antarctica and hear directly from scientists how fast the ice is disappearing.”