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The Green Ogre: Freedom in a cage - a critical look at captive breeding

The Green Ogre: Freedom in a cage - a critical look at captive breeding | nature-notes | Scoop.it

On the 64th anniversary of India's freedom, we wonder about the efficacy of captive breeding programs. Are they really worth it?

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Wonderful Photos of Mount Everest

Wonderful Photos of Mount Everest | nature-notes | Scoop.it
When I used to read about the great Mount Everest in my textbook and magazines, I always used to wonder how it looked. I knew that since it is an integral the part of the great Himalayan mountain range so it has to be rocky and all snow covered.
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Forests Absorb One-Third of Fossil Fuel Emissions: Study

Forests Absorb One-Third of Fossil Fuel Emissions: Study | nature-notes | Scoop.it
Forests do a much better job absorbing carbon dioxide than scientists thought, a study in the journal Science shows.
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Protection net for 'special' whales

Protection net for 'special' whales | nature-notes | Scoop.it
There has been a confirmed sighting of Migaloo, the only known all-white humpback in the world, near Hinchinbrook Island between Townsville and Cairns this week

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/environment/protection-net-for-special-whales-20110717-1hjni.html#ixzz1SLrVcI00
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The Green Ogre: Meeting Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde in the rainforest

The Green Ogre: Meeting Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde in the rainforest | nature-notes | Scoop.it
The two faces of a rainforest stream evoke contrasting reactions in a nature photographer
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