Animals die out like dinosaurs: scientists say it threatens civilization

The sixth mass extinction of biological species in the history of the planet is taking place on Earth, the scale of which can only be compared with the death of dinosaurs, according to a study by Mexican and American scientists. Writes about this BBC. Experts analyzed data on endangered animals and found that fate ...

Tests confirmed COVID-19 in papaya and goat: WHO denies poor reagent quality

In Tanzania, a national laboratory has confirmed COVID-19 in papaya samples and analyzes taken from a goat, The Observer reports. The Tanzanian President conducted an experiment with tests for COVID-19. As a result, they showed that the infection is not only in humans, but supposedly in a goat and ...

New owners of megacities: how wild animals enjoy quarantine

Most countries in the world have introduced quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic. The streets of cities in different parts of the world have become empty due to the fact that their inhabitants do not leave their homes. Where previously it was crowded, now wild animals roam freely. What cities look like ...

Quarantine changed the life of dogs: Americans massively disassemble animals from shelters

The dog is a reason for walking. During the general quarantine, pets do more than provide psychological support, they have now become a legitimate reason to go out. This is stated in the video "Voice of America". American Bob, thanks to the dog Rambo, has a reason ...

This virus is not the last: scientists warned of new pandemics due to animals

The coronavirus pandemic, which has already killed more than 75 thousand people in the world, should force people to abandon the wildlife trade, which not only leads to the extinction of species, but also contributes to the spread of disease, scientists say. Writes about this BBC. An outbreak of a deadly infection ...

On the verge of extinction: animals we can never see again

Members of the Greenpeace expedition, who conducted research on chinstrap penguin colonies in Antarctica, have found that their population has declined significantly since the last study, conducted almost 50 years ago, writes Argumenty i Fakty. For example, the number of penguins on Elephant Island has dropped by almost 60% ...

No squirrels and peacocks: US airlines will limit the list of animals for emotional support

Passengers on a number of airlines may have to refuse to carry with them the so-called emotional support animals, or medical pets: the US Department of Transportation wants to significantly limit the list of types of animals that can be taken on board for free, according to the BBC. According to the department's proposal, such ...

10 exotic animals killed in fire at Ohio Safari Park

A wildfire that erupted Thursday, November 28, killed 10 exotic animals at a wildlife safari park in northern Ohio. Writes about this CNN. Firefighters were called to Port Clinton Park at 18:15 after reports of a fire in the hangar where they live ...

Rotten food, children and 245 animals: in Florida, police could not describe what they saw

In Florida, three girls lived with 245 animals in unbearable conditions. Some police officers saw such horror for the first time. On Sunday, October 20, the Edgewater Police Department received a request to check the welfare of three children aged 8, 9 and 10. ...

In California, a woman who throws puppies in the trash was given a year in prison

A resident of Coachella, California, was sentenced to one year in prison after confessing to throwing a bag of seven 3-day-old puppies in a trash can on a hot day. 59-year-old Deborah Culwell pleaded guilty to ...

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