Nothing goes to waste in nature. Snail shells, leftovers from a thrush feast, are a valuable find for birds of other species. Especially for females during the breeding season, which, by eating them, supplement calcium, necessary for the production of eggs.
Chicken meat has been grown on spinach leaves at the Copernicus Science Centre. The author of the experiment, Stanisław Łoboziak, explains how meat can be obtained without animal suffering. The director of the Copernicus Science Centre Robert Firmhofer points out that in the future, we will have to look for innovative nutrition methods in order to feed humanity.
The risk of collision of trains with elks, wild boars, deer and roe deer is affected by factors including animal density, train speed and traffic, researchers have determined after analysing over 3.5 thousand collisions in Poland. This risk can be reduced, the authors of the study say.
A symbolic monument of nature protection and a natural element of the environment or a special care animal and a species susceptible to threats? Sociologist from the Polish Academy of Sciences investigated how the way of thinking about the European bison affects the management practices for this species.
Approx. 200 scientists from Poland and abroad have signed an appeal to reject the trade deal between the EU and Mercosur. "The trade deal will intensify the expansion of industrial agriculture in areas that are extremely valuable from the point of view of protecting the global climate and biodiversity" - alarm scientists.