Big or little, cute or ugly, animals of the world can be our companions or our enemies.
Animals can also do some nifty things, or play important roles in the ecosystem. DW looks at animals from every which angle.
Is eating game meat rather than mass-farmed chicken or pork better for the environment? One American food TV personality thinks so. Baron Ambrosia works with trappers and hunters to serve up small, wild animals for dinner - and the recipes are far from ordinary.
A new study warns that poachers and animal traffickers are using scientific data published online ... to track down rare and endangered species. It found that more than 20 newly discovered creatures had been targeted because their locations had been made public. DW talks to David Lindenmayer, a conservation biologist at the Australian National University.