US Court Overturns Round-Up of Wild Horses in Oregon

as published on USNews.com A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated environmental law by conducting an emergency round-up of wild horses in eastern Oregon because the agency did not fully consider the impact of its actions. A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management violated […]

via US Court Overturns Round-Up of Wild Horses in Oregon — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Magnetic Fields Are A Big Predictor Of A Loggerhead Turtle’s Genes

You might expect turtles that live near each other or in similar environments would be genetically similar. But new research shows that magnetic fields actually have more to do with genetic likeness. (Image credit: Wilfredo Lee/AP)

via Magnetic Fields Are A Big Predictor Of A Loggerhead Turtle’s Genes — News : NPR

Complete article from NPR here

Aesop’s fable… updated

A bobcat’s vicious takedown of a rattlesnake has gone viral after a realtor shared a video of the pair facing off on an Arizona sidewalk. In footage captured by real estate agent Laura Lucky while she was showing a home in north Scottsdale, the bobcat can be seen repeatedly attempting to control the snake as…

via This Bobcat’s Suspenseful Fight With a Rattlesnake Has Gone Viral — TIME