Food Ethics African Harvest

Food Ethics: An Embarrassment of Choices

Food ethics is becoming a highly controversial field. Find out how our food choices affect world hunger, animal welfare, a fair society and the environment. (10:00 min read time)

Agricultural Biodiversity - Handful of Grain

Agricultural Biodiversity Under Threat Worldwide

Agricultural biodiversity is being disrupted as family farms give way to factory farms around the world. Find out how this threatens future generations. (5:00 min read)

Soil Biodiversity - Two hands holding soil containing earthworms

Soil Biodiversity Now Tracked Globally

Soil biodiversity is a hot topic in science. Find out how a new global database is helping to track the role of soil in fighting climate change and mass extinctions. (4:00 min read)

Bee Pollination - Honey Bee on Yellow Flower

Bee Pollination, Habitats and Human Meddling

Bee pollination came up in a couple of science studies this week. Find out what researchers are telling us about where bees like to live and how we can stop the decline in bee populations. (5:00 min read)

Predators Decline - Spider on Dead Leaves

Predators Decline First From Human Land Use

Predators decline in numbers before prey animals whenever wild places are developed for human land use. Find out why this is a concern for our global ecosystem. (4:00 min read)