The arguments for zoos disappear in a puff of smoke when things like this are allowed to happen https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-47220031
“The lack of bugs on car windscreens after a drive in the country, compared with a few decades ago, is real.”
And I’d just assumed SUVs were carving clean tunnels through the insect-infested air for all the smaller cars to drive through.
> Since the dawn of civilisation, humanity has caused the loss of 83% of all wild mammals. In the last 50 years alone, the populations of all mammals, birds, reptiles and fish have fallen by an average of 60%
> Plummeting insect numbers 'threaten collapse of nature'
> Exclusive: Insects could vanish within a century at current rate of decline, says global review
Oh no. Oh no no no no no. What a loss. RIP Jeremy Hardy #ripjeremy https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47056671
“Sighing and rolling your eyes during answers, interrupting to take phone calls in the middle of the conversation, even turning your back on the interviewee, all come recommended.” https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jan/31/stress-interviews-olivia-bland-recruitment?CMP=twt_gu
Founded upon the observation of trifles
General purpose mastodon instance