Ukraine war: Animal shelters struggle to cope with a surge of abandoned pets

Ukraine war: Animal shelters struggle to cope with a surge of abandoned pets

The cacophony of anger and desperation coming from cages at this animal shelter in Lviv is perhaps an appropriate metaphor for what Ukrainians are feeling 50 days into Russia’s invasion of the country. The center in western Ukraine is on the frontline of helping to care for pets deserted during the war. Whether their owners … Read more

Opinion: We’re all in danger if we allow the climate crisis to be eclipsed by other news

Opinion: We're all in danger if we allow the climate crisis to be eclipsed by other news

Ingrid Newkirk is the founder of PETA. Here she gives us her take on the lack of media coverage concerning climate change, as the world is overwhelmed by other news stories. She explains what the single biggest thing we can all do to cut our carbon footprints is and how it would affect ecosystems around … Read more

Which tech companies are cutting ties with Russia over its war in Ukraine?

Which tech companies are cutting ties with Russia over its war in Ukraine?

From social media giants to video game publishers, a growing number of tech companies are halting business with Russia in response to its invasion of Ukraine. Here’s an overview of what the main tech companies have announced so far. The list is growing and will be regularly updated. Microsoft Microsoft said on friday it was … Read more