Giant Tortoise Fossils expose recent Climate Change in DR

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The biodiversity of Hispaniola island takes these specialists on a new journey in time. Scientists from Dominican Republic, New Zealand and the UK recently described the extinct giant tortoise of the island and presented new ideas on recent climate change in what we know today as DR and Haiti. Continue reading “Giant Tortoise Fossils expose recent Climate Change in DR”


High Death Toll for Environmentalists in LATAM

Seven countries of Latin America sum up 61 per cent of killings documented against environmental activists in 2016, according to data from Global Witness’ annual Defenders of the Earth report. Continue reading “High Death Toll for Environmentalists in LATAM”

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Veteran Celebrates LGBTQ Pride on SUV Canvas

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On Connecticut Avenue with Dupont Circle in D.C., Joshua Francovitch, 35, parked the SUV he bought in 2015 to connect with the memories of his military service, where he had to hide he was gay for more than four years. He says that taking the old Chevrolet for people to decorate it in public spaces has become part of a personal therapy project. Continue reading “Veteran Celebrates LGBTQ Pride on SUV Canvas”