Bees are pretty important to pollinate plants and keep the world generally ticking over. Every home should try and cultivate an area for bees to live. They’re not like wasps - wasps are cantankerous devils. Bees bumble along just looking to keep the world humming.
Native Alaskans are pissed: “We have a right to life, to physical integrity, to security, and the right to enjoy the benefits of our culture. For this, we will fight, and this is why we have gone to court today. Our culture can never be bought or repaired with money. It is priceless,” Caroline Cannon, president of the Native Village of Point Hope, said in a press release.
University of Texas receives $5.6 million grant to study “safe oil extraction” without disturbing wildlife/ecosystems
Home to thousands of rare species including bowhead, beluga, narwhals, and grey whales; ice, bearded, ribbon, and spotted seals; polar bears; puffins, auklets, sea ducks, and penguins; and cod, sharks, and eels.