Trend Results : Snow Leopard

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 1063)


Why the Snow Leopard 'Rape' in 'Planet Earth II' Shocked So Many Viewers

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Sir David Attenborough is a “heartless sadist,” preying on viewers’ nerves with the stuff of natural world nightmares. So said the Daily Mail in aShow More Summary

Bet You’ve Never Seen Snow Leopards Mating Before

To capture a snow leopard for Planet Earth II, the crew had to combine patience, luck, and a lot of fancy tech. See it all here in glorious 360 degrees. The post Bet You've Never Seen Snow Leopards Mating Before appeared first on WI...

More Snow Leopards Poached, Even as Bold Plan Fights Decline

On the eve of International Snow Leopard Day, there’s good news and bad news for the secretive big cats of Central Asia.

Hundreds of endangered wild snow leopards are killed each year

Cattle herders kill even more leopards than poachers, in revenge for livestock attacks. So helping them protect their animals could save the rare mountain cats  

Hundreds of rare snow leopards illegally killed every year: study

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Hundreds of snow leopards are killed illegally every year in remote mountains from China to Tajikistan, further endangering the big cats that number only a few thousand in the wild, a report said on Friday.

Snow Leopards Could Lose Two-Thirds of Their Habitat due to Climate Change

But certain high-elevation refuges will remain, according to new research -- Read more on

Climate Change Will Leave Snow Leopards With Just One-Third of Their Habitat

By 2070, the endangered species will be seeking refuge in the few mountain habitats that are left.

One Snow Leopard Needs a Protected Range Bigger Than Aruba

The big cats' home territories are up to 44 times bigger than previously thought, a new study using GPS collars reveals.

Scientists discover half of Asia's protected areas too small for snow leopard survival

A new scientific report has confirmed that the snow leopard is running out of room to survive, with nearly 40% of all protected areas across the species' range too small to support even a pair of breeding snow leopards.

18 days, 350km hiking eastern Nepal

3 months agoFitness / Hiking :

Snow Leopards. Red Pandas. Epic Adventure near Kanchenjunga. Click PLAY or watch it on Vimeo. Dulkara Martig’s trip report – Chasing Snow Leopards in Nepal

Return of the snow leopard brings hope to remote Afghan region

In a picturesque corner of Afghanistan, a unique conservation effort has helped bring the elusive snow leopard back from the brink and given hope to one of the poorest communities on earth

Snow leopards' return brings hope to remote Afghan region

In a picturesque corner of Afghanistan, a unique conservation effort has helped bring the elusive snow leopard back from the brink and given hope to one of the poorest and most isolated communities on earth.

Cat scat: Research examines food habits of snow leopards

A new study finds researchers may have been missing the mark on the diet of endangered snow leopards. The findings suggest the leopards have been consuming larger, not smaller, species, and underscores the importance of verifying, through DNA testing, what endangered species need to survive.

Physical cause for cell death in dry preservation of embryos

Brine shrimp do it, water bears do it, why can't we dry preserve snow leopard or golden toad embryos and keep them on the shelf? A new study has determined that a critical issue in dry preserving whole cells may lie in the late-stage dynamics of sugar molecules as they transition into a glass state. The finding suggests possible solutions.

The snow leopard -- world’s most mysterious big cat -- may be more common than thought

The snow leopard has long been one of the least studied – and therefore poorly understood – of the large cats. No longer.

Endangered Snow Leopard Pair Sent to Himalayan Park to Create Cubs

A pair of snow leopards will be sent to the Himalayan Nature Park in the north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh for creating a family of the highly endangered species.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC