A leather shoe made out of cow hide and complete with laces was found in a cave in Armenia. It dates back to the Chalcolithic period or 3500 BC making it 5500 years old.
Tucson-based environmental group Center for Biological Diversity will be distributing 100,000 condoms starting Valentine’s Day to help increase awareness of the impact of human overpopulation over endangered species.
Watch Wild Earth TV’s Bear Cam (wilderath.tv) as they spy on a female black bear named Lily hibernating in her den. According to researchers, Lily, a two-year-old black bear, is about to give birth in two weeks.
Shark finning refers to the “barbaric” practice of capturing sharks and slicing off their fins. Shark fins are used as an Asian delicacy – primarily as the main ingredient in shark fin soup.