Monthly Archives: April 2014

Last chance to see…the other Yangtze cetacean

“‘Well, we might at least see a finless porpoise,’ he said. ‘They’re not as rare as the dolphins, are they?’” Almost a quarter of a century after Douglas Adams alerted the world to the plight of the Yangtze’s critically endangered baiji, declared … Continue reading

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The wild nature of Us

It has been brought to my attention by several people over the past seven-or-so years that the consideration of modern humans as ‘wild’ animals is not ubiquitous amongst ‘learned’ individuals. The answer to this – whether or not humans can … Continue reading

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