Animal wrongs

Animal wrongs

Finland's poor record on animal rights is threatening its reputation as a civilized, ethical country. Kelsi Farrington reports.

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NI 491 - Last stand - Saving the world's forests - April, 2016
Wolves and boars galore

Wolves and boars galore

Wild animals are benefiting from the absence of humans in the Chernobyl exclusion zone, writes Hazel Healy.

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NI 488 - 10 economic myths - December, 2015
Lay off the pills

Lay off the pills

Emma Rose explains why animals should not be given so many antibiotics.

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NI 487 - Paris climate summit - November, 2015
Things are looking up for the yellow-tailed woolly monkey, thanks to its human neighbours.

Monkey puzzle solved

Jess Worth on flourishing primates in Peru.

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NI 484 - Capitalism is spinning out of control - July, 2015
YES: Tony Wardle is Associate Director of Viva! – an animal rights campaigning group that carries out undercover investigations into farming and slaughter. He is also a journalist, writer and award-winning TV filmmaker. Books he has written include The Silent Ark, which exposes the impact of global meat production.

Should halal and kosher methods of slaughter be banned?

Viva! campaigner Tony Wardle and social commentator Mohammed Ansar go head to head.

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NI 472 - Organ trafficking - May, 2014

Coming back from the brink?

India’s vultures nearly went extinct. Graeme Green on the efforts to save them.

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NI 462 - Land grabs - May, 2013

Africa fights back against poachers

Adam Edwards on the grounds for optimism.

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NI 454 - Co-operatives - July, 2012
The indomitable human spirit is a great reason for hope.

A word with Jane Goodall

The renowned primatologist speaks to Sian Griffiths about hens, chimps and the indomitable human spirit.

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NI 454 - Co-operatives - July, 2012
PETA’s action in the US.

Is animal testing necessary to advance medical research?

Pro-testing activist Laurie Pycroft and Helen Marston, who heads an organization that campaigns against the use of animals, focus on the key issues. Join the debate!

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NI 443 - The far right gets respectable - June, 2011

Honeybees get a helping hand

‘Barefoot beekeepers’ adopt an alternative approach to safeguarding the threatened bee population.

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NI 440 - Up in arms - March, 2011

Everything is a world market

Charlie Parker operates Charlie Bee Honey near Niagara Falls, Ontario. He reflects on his 50 years as a beekeeper.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009
Destruction in the name of progress: hardwood rainforest logs being stacked for export near Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

Looting of a small planet

It won’t be easy but Philip Chandler argues that beekeepers themselves need to lead a revolution in sustainability.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009
Vancouver’s apiary missionary Brian Campbell: ‘If you care about grizzly bears, help the bees.’

Backyard beehives

A walk on the wild side with Hadani Ditmars.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009
The first step is to get two important things from the forest – ‘rope’ which is made from the bark of a tree and a bamboo ladder. To get a single bamboo from a thicket is not easy.

Honey is life

Gathering wild honey is an age-old tradition in South India. Mari Marcel Thekaekara and her husband Stan see how it’s done.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009

The Bees' Knees - The Facts

Facts and figures on bees, honey & the food connection.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009
Photo by Khaled Al Hariri / Reuters

Why are they dying?

Wayne Ellwood investigates the case of the missing bees.

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NI 425 - Where have all the Bees gone? - September, 2009
Caribou migrate across the tundra in summer, Hudson Bay, Canada.

A vanishing world

Images of the unique landscapes and wildlife under threat.

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NI 424 - Surviving change in the Arctic - July, 2009

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
World Fiction Special - Exquisite short stories October, 2016
Last stand - Saving the world's forests April, 2016
10 economic myths December, 2015
Paris climate summit November, 2015
The transgender revolution October, 2015
Capitalism is spinning out of control July, 2015
Feminism fights back July, 2014
Organ trafficking May, 2014
How the war on pirates became big business September, 2013
Land grabs May, 2013
Co-operatives July, 2012
Co-operatives July, 2012
The far right gets respectable June, 2011
Up in arms March, 2011
Life beyond growth July, 2010
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Where have all the Bees gone? September, 2009
Surviving change in the Arctic July, 2009
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