Author: Scott Thomson

Protection Money

The Mexican government and insurance company Swiss Re have joined force to create an insurance policy for the coral reef off the coast of Cancun. This marks the first time something like this...

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Reindeer blamed for Anthrax outbreak

You may have missed the story lately that 2 people have died and many more have fallen ill with anthrax, a disease which had “died out”. The outbreak occurred in the Yamal Peninsula...

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Animated Animosity

As humans we can pretty much convince ourselves of seeing anything and often think we see animals smiling or looking puzzled. We generally feel that koalas look happy and cosy but hyenas look...

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