Climate Change Is Hurting Penguins Unevenly in Antarctica

The western side of the Antarctic Peninsula has seen sharp declines in Adélie penguin populations in recent decades. Things look better on the eastern side. Take a tour.

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The Ghost Wolves of Galveston Island

A population of strange canids in Texas could hold the key to reviving the highly endangered red wolf.

#animal-behavior, #animals, #breeding-of-animals, #coyotes, #endangered-and-extinct-species, #galveston-tex, #galveston-island-tex, #genetics-and-heredity, #research, #vonholdt-bridgett-m-1980, #wolves, #your-feed-animals, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

Falling in Love With Everyone We Saw in 2021

Looking back at a year of pictures from the Styles Desk.

#holiday-and-wrap-2021, #photography, #saunders-bianca, #two-thousand-twenty-one, #your-feed-fashion, #your-feed-photojournalism

How to Catch a Polar Bear

First, spot the bear.

#animal-behavior, #arctic-regions, #norway, #photography, #polar-bears, #svalbard-and-jan-mayen-norway, #your-feed-animals, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

Do You Know Where Your Sweater Came From?

Loro Piana makes some of the world’s most luxurious cashmere. Now you can trace every step of its journey from Mongolia to Madison Avenue.

#china, #fashion-and-apparel, #italy, #knitting-and-knit-goods, #loro-piana, #luxury-goods-and-services, #mongolia, #sustainable-living, #textiles, #wool-and-woolen-goods, #your-feed-fashion, #your-feed-photojournalism

Russia Vaccinates Indigenous Yamal Herders Against COVID-19

Covid has reached even the Yamal Peninsula in the Arctic. So vaccination teams are following, and finding ways to inoculate nomadic herders.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #nomadic-people, #reindeer, #russia, #siberia, #vaccination-and-immunization, #your-feed-health, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

New York Fashion Week Is Back

Featuring a special appearance by Gov. Kathy Hochul, upcycling and ideas from Proenza Schouler, Prabal Gurung and Collina Strada on what to wear.

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Here’s the Arctic Station That Keeps Satellites Connected

The world’s northernmost tracking base, on a Norwegian island, plays a crucial role in supporting research on climate change.

#global-warming, #greenhouse-gas-emissions, #photography, #your-feed-photojournalism

Life and Death on Stromboli Volcano, Lighthouse of the Mediterranean

Stromboli’s volcano is always active, always at the brink of devastating paroxysms. For those who visit the island as tourists or scientists, it is a spectacle like no other.

#italy, #mediterranean-sea, #nature-communications-journal, #research, #science-and-technology, #stromboli, #travel-and-vacations, #volcanoes, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

The Best Photos From 2020

Remember when? You probably don’t.

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In Mexico, Midwives Step in as Covid Overshadows Childbirth

Midwives and doctors struggle to help women give birth safely during the grim days of the pandemic.

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Belching Cows and Endless Feedlots: Fixing Cattle’s Climate Issues

The United States is home to 95 million cattle, and changing what they eat could have a significant effect on emissions of greenhouse gases like methane that are warming the world.

#agriculture-and-farming, #cattle, #environment, #global-warming, #greenhouse-gas-emissions, #livestock, #meat, #methane, #texas, #your-feed-photojournalism

‘The Drug Became His Friend’: Pandemic Drives Hike in Opioid Deaths

In the months since the pandemic took hold in the U.S., the opioid epidemic has taken a sharp turn for the worse. More than 40 states have seen increases in overdoses.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #coronavirus-risks-and-safety-concerns, #drug-abuse-and-traffic, #heroin, #mental-health-and-disorders, #opioids-and-opiates, #vermont, #your-feed-healthcare, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

Coronavirus Pandemic Drives Hike in Opioid Deaths

In the months since the pandemic took hold in the U.S., the opioid epidemic has taken a sharp turn for the worse. More than 40 states have seen increases in overdoses.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #coronavirus-risks-and-safety-concerns, #drug-abuse-and-traffic, #heroin, #mental-health-and-disorders, #opioids-and-opiates, #vermont, #your-feed-healthcare, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

How to Move Your Elephant During a Pandemic

After decades in captivity and a 1,700-mile road trip from Argentina into Brazil, an Asian elephant named Mara finally gained a chance to roam.

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Black and Latino Churches Offer Prayers, Hope and Coronavirus Testing

A public health program takes free tests and fellowship to communities in New York that have been devastated by Covid-19.

#antibodies, #black-people, #bronx-nyc, #brooklyn-nyc, #churches-buildings, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #coronavirus-reopenings, #hispanic-americans, #northwell-health, #tests-medical, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

A Bridge for Tamarins

One of the world’s most spectacular primates has become a symbol of conservation in Brazil, where an overpass is being built over a major highway to keep the species going.

#brazil, #conservation-of-resources, #forests-and-forestry, #smithsonian-national-zoological-park, #your-feed-photojournalism, #your-feed-science

The Coronavirus in America: The Year Ahead

There will be no quick return to our previous lives, according to nearly two dozen experts. But there is hope for managing the scourge now and in the long term.

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