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...
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...
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.
Howardian Local Nature Reserve is a very successful wildlife reserve situated just a mile and a half from Cardiff city centre. Created on top of an old rubbish dump the area has many natural habitats.
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.
A brief look into the top 5 deadliest animals on the African continent including elephant, buffalo, hippo, mosquito and crocodile.
Monarch Butterflies are famous for their amazing migration across America but their numbers have been declining fast. They need Milkweed for their caterpillars to eat and we can help by growing it.
Nature is musical. It has tempo, beat, harmony, melody and rhythm. It has patterns and creates atmosphere. Taking the time to really listen to the music of nature is worthwhile. The sounds of the forest, the ocean, the...
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
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.