Many people don’t like Stinging Nettles (Urtica dioica) because they sting and are thought of as weeds but a lot of these same people don’t realise just how many pretty butterflies have caterpillars that depend on...
A brief look into the top 5 deadliest animals on the African continent including elephant, buffalo, hippo, mosquito and crocodile.
If we don't have bees, we won't have food. Amazing facts on the frightening loss of bees across the globe. Story and video on why we need bees.
The rainforest is rich with plants and animals. Many of these animals and plants have developed adaptations in order to survive the unique climate of the tropical rainforest.
The Chernobyl Disaster was the biggest nuclear accident in history. The area surrounding the power plant was evacuated and declared a dead zone. But just two decades later, its a wildlife paradise.
Monarch butterflies that have migrated to Mexico have hit an all-time low in numbers. This beautiful insect is suffering threats to its survival in the US but there are ways of helping the butterflies
million of years ago, the first cells or protocells were creating complex entities that would pave the way for our dinosaurs and mammoths. the atmosphere had reached its current nitrogen/oxygen balance, cool enough to...
Modern and historical depictions of bats do not inspire adoration. But a closer look will change your mind. They protect our food and economy and are a whole lot cuter (and cleaner) than you think.
Making people aware of the ever increasing number of new species being discovered world wide, whether it is due to new researchers and methods or from our planet creating as it evolves is a question worth debating.
Many people come to Madeira every year to go hiking in the mountains and forests. Madeira is a paradise for nature lovers and those interested in leaving behind a minimum carbon footprint will find what they are looking...