The smell of a jaguar’s breath and radicalism in conservation

By Rafael Morais Chiaravalloti There is a saying in Brazil that nothing is more disgusting in the world than a jaguar’s breath. I was raised hearing that if I did not brush my teeth, I would have bad breath like a jaguar. So, when I was invited to participate in […]

Breaking news! Conservation practice is actually positive (and so are conservationists)

By Stephanie Brittain Conservationists are increasingly getting a bad reputation as moaners and pessimists. While this may not sound like important news, a less than flattering article by Mongabay argues that an increasingly bleak tone from conservationists could pose a real problem for conservation by diminishing the recruits of future scientists […]