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After Bolivia declared animal circuses illegal, this documentary follows charity Animal Defenders International as it locates and rescues the remaining circus lions scattered across the country
There’s a significant difference between constructing buildings and constructing places. This exhibition at the Barbican in London aims to explore the complicated relationship between the two

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An opportunity to observe humanity’s impact on the planet, courtesy of some of the art world’s biggest names
As Upton Sinclair wrote – and Naomi Klein quotes – ‘it is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.’ This quote reaches the heart of global inaction on climate change
In 2010, herpetologist Robin Moore initiated a global frog search. He drew up a list of 100 species that hadn’t been seen in 15–140 years and mobilised more than 140 researchers in over 20 countries to try to find them
Jules Pretty does not hate modernity. He simply reminds us that we are at risk of losing an intimate and respectful relationship with the natural world. To this end, he travels among people who still live close to nature
Difficult decisions confront the residents of St Petersburg whenever they attempt to conceptualise their city’s past. It is tempting to blot out the Soviet era, but this would mean forgetting the heroic days during the Second World War

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