Monday, August 10, 2015
Blood Lions and Devil Trees
Case in point, this week's two "Extinction Countdown" articles for Scientific American, both of which really struck a chord with people:
Devil Tree Threatens the World's Rarest Zebras
Ring-Tailed Lemurs Threatened by Illegal Pet Trade
In the wake of the death of Cecil the lion, all of my old articles on lions have been attracting tens of thousands of new readers. Well here's a new one for TakePart that also inspired a lot of angry feelings:
‘Blood Lions’: Conservationists Infiltrate Hunts of Captive Big Cats in South Africa
Sticking with the lion theme, I talked about Cecil, lion conservation and how the media can do a better job of cover endangered species on this week's episode of the CounterSpin radio show.
Why Emotional Intelligence Is Key to Your Success
Well, that's it for this time around. Make sure to come back next Monday for more headlines, or follow me on Twitter for the latest links as they happen.