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4 days ago
Nasa detects ‘water vapour plumes’ on Jupiter’s moon
Nasa detects ‘water vapour plumes’ on Jupiter’s moon
Space

Using the Hubble telescope researchers believe they have identified water plumes on the icy surface of Jupiter’s Europa moon.

4 days ago
Legal ivory talks scrapped
Legal ivory talks scrapped
Environment

Ten years of talks about legalising ivory trade have been scrapped over concerns for future of elephants

5 days ago
Elon Musk gazes towards Mars
Elon Musk gazes towards Mars
International

The Red Planet holds a particular fascination for Elon Musk - and his speech at the 67th International Astronautical Congress ...

5 days ago
Southern Africa throws weight behind rhinos
Southern Africa throws weight behind rhinos
Environment

Namibia is one of just a handful of countries which is seeing increasing rhino populations.

5 days ago
UNEP praises SA’s all-female anti-poaching unit
UNEP praises SA’s all-female anti-poaching unit
Environment

Executive Director Erik Solheim said the Black Mambas were an example of how local activists could aid the anti-poaching fight.

5 days ago
African states committed to growing rhino populations
African states committed to growing rhino populations
Environment

SA’s environment minister says African Range States are developing an overarching strategy for securing rhino futures.

5 days ago
Poaching: Africa’s elephant population tumbles
Poaching: Africa’s elephant population tumbles
Environment

Africa’s elephant population fell around 20 percent between 2006 and 2015 because of a surge in ivory poaching.

8 days ago
Everything you need to know about Cites
Everything you need to know about Cites
South Africa

Sheree Bega looks at the major issues, whether the international convention is working and why we should care.

8 days ago
Spotlight on sharks and rays at Cites
Spotlight on sharks and rays at Cites
South Africa

One of the first submissions to be highlighted at Cites will be to declare four species of shark and nine species of ray protected.