On this day in 1848 Emily Brontë, author of Wuthering Heights, died of tuberculosis.
Now for the news:
Poisoning drives vulture decline in Masai Mara, Ke...
The snow leopard: ghost of the mountains
Clampdown on wildlife smuggling in Central Africa
Penguin chicks released after rescue in South Afri...
Hermaphrodite dog has sex change to become female
This is, according to its poster on youtube, the world's funniest dog video. I wouldn't go that far, but it will raise a smile: