Neanderthal White-tailed eagle talon Necklace (or Bracelet) found in Croatia.

White-tailed eagle claws from the Krapina Neandertal site in present-day Croatia. They likely were part of jewelry made 130,000 years ago. Credit: Luka Mjeda, Zagreb

Remains of a necklace or bracelet made by Neanderthals have been found in Croatia.

The artifacts, described in the latest issue of the journal PLOS ONE, add to […]

RSPB Scotland warns time is running out for T in the Park as ospreys start returning to UK

RSPB Scotland has today warned time is running out to reduce the impact of T in the Park on wildlife at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire.

The wildlife conservation charity criticised the organisers, DF Concerts Limited, as appearing poorly organised and unprofessional and cautioned that, unless a clear plan to deal with ospreys and other wildlife […]

Another mass poisoning of vultures in Asia – at least 20 Himalayan griffon vultures dead in India

In recent years there have been increasing reports of widespread use of poison impacting wildlife across Africa and Asia. Predators are poisoned in retaliation for depredation on livestock, but often the first victims are vultures, who descend on the poisoned carcass.