The demand for ivory in China has re-ignited the killing of elephants for ivory in the past few years. In 1800 there may have been nearly 26 million elephants around the world. In Asia its estimated that less than 50,000 elephants remain and in Africa around 500,000. Continue reading Endangered Elephant painting a self portrait
According to Peter Brierley in his UK Church Statistic 2: 2010 – 2020 the actual number of churches increased between 2008 – 2013 and is expected to continue to do so between 2013 and 2020. Continue reading Taxing churches could save the NHS
The third-largest cat in the world after the lion and the tiger, these beautiful animals have been known to ingest yage aka ayahuasca to enter a trance like state before hunting prey. Continue reading
Next to bonobos and chimpanzees, gorillas are the closest living relatives to humans, sharing 95% of their DNA with us.
It was a sad day to be a Reuters journalist. Or an Iraqi child. Remember the Iraqi civilian death count is nearly 200,000 some sources say. Around ten per cent children.