Shocking Discovery! Scientists Identify Link Between Cat Parasite and Brain Cancer in Humans

Researchers have made a shocking discovery by finding a link between Toxoplasma gondii, a parasite that reproduces fast in cats and transmitted to humans via undercooked pork or raw meat, and brain cancer in humans. Nature World News : Latest…

Racing pigeon that survived 13,000km journey from US to Australia now faces euthanasia

Australian quarantine authorities have contacted Melbourne man who found the bird saying they are concerned about disease threat A racing pigeon that survived a 13,000km Pacific Ocean crossing from the United States to Australia now faces being euthanised as a…

WAN Exclusive Update On Florida Manatee With The Word ‘TRUMP’ Etched On Its Back; $5,000 Reward Offered For Information

Following yesterday’s disturbing news that a manatee was found on Sunday in Florida with the word ‘TRUMP’ etched on its body, WAN talked to Christina Meister with the Office of Public Affairs at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service headquarters…

Breaking! Help ‘Free From Harm’ Stop The Cruel Treatment Of 6-Week-Old Chicks At Aden Poultry Slaughterhouse In Chicago

Photos from Free from Harm’s undercover investigation  Last week, Free from Harm documented the misery and neglect of six-week-old chicks at Aden Poultry Slaughterhouse located at 2725 W. Lawrence Ave. in Chicago. The Founder of Free from Harm, Robert Grillo, was…

Breaking! After 19 Days Trapped In Japan’s Infamous ‘Cove,’ Young Minke Whale Brutally Killed By Taiji Fishermen

Minke whale caught in fishing nets, Taiji, Japan. Photo from LIA/Dolphin Project It is with heavy hearts that WAN shares the tragic news that an adolescent minke whale, who was trapped for 19 days in fishing nets in Taiji, Japan,…

Heartbreaking News! Six Park Rangers Have Been Attacked & Killed By Armed Assailants In Virunga National Park

It is with immense sadness that Virunga National Park confirms the deaths of six Park Rangers in an attack by armed assailants this morning, Sunday, January 10, 2021. One Ranger was seriously wounded in the assault. Fortunately, the Ranger has been taken…

WAN Exclusive With Filmmaker James Kleinert, The Warrior Who Is Saving America’s Last Wild Horses

Tragically, 455 of America’s wild horses recently became the latest victims unfairly targeted by helicopters during yet another controversial Bureau of Land Management (BLM) roundup under the guise of ‘herd management.’ Not surprisingly, little information about this travesty, which took place between December…

Cows in the world’s coldest inhabited place have to wear mouton bras for outdoor walks — “A large triangular bra has to be worn by cows living in Oymyakon, Yakutia, also known as The Pole of Cold on days when temperature gets below -30C.”

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Breaking! The Menominee Indian Tribe Applauds Michigan’s Decision To Deny Destructive Wetland Permit For Back Forty Mine Project

A Michigan Administrative Law Judge has denied a destructive wetland permit for the Back Forty Mine, ruling in favor of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, and noting that “the project is not in the public’s interest” and will have…

Breaking! Bill Aiming To Stop The Wildlife Trade For Human Consumption Just Reintroduced In The U.S. House Of Representatives

The Preventing Future Pandemics Act was just reintroduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to address the spillover of emerging infectious diseases from wildlife to humans. As previously reported by WAN, the bill, which was first introduced in the House in…

Breaking! Plant-Based JUST Egg Added To The Menu Of More Than 500 Dicos Fast-Food Restaurants In China

Eat Just, Inc., a plant-based and cultured meat company that applies cutting-edge science and technology to create healthier, more sustainable foods, just announced that Dicos, one of the leading fast-food chains in China, has added JUST Egg to its menu at…

Five Orangutans Formerly Kept As “Pets” In West Borneo Are Rehabilitated & Released Back Into Their Rainforest Home

Five orangutans were released back into the wild in West Borneo after they were all rescued from captivity. Sadly, their mothers had been killed so that the babies could be captured and sold on the black market as “pets.” Prior…

Thank you to Agat officers who responded to call about a snake — “Right before I reached for the light, I was quickly alarmed by a large ‘garden hose’ being pushed through the open kitchen window!” [Guam, United States of America]

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135 Groups Call On President-Elect Joe Biden To Sign An Executive Order Declaring The Extinction Crisis A National Emergency

135 groups recently called on president-elect Joe Biden to take immediate action to confront the rapid extinction of wildlife by signing an executive order to halt the global extinction crisis and restore wildlife. The order illustrates how Biden can take…