Friday , 19 December 2014

Honey Bee Numbers Drop

Traditional honey made from heather or, here, clover (Trifolium repens) has been a staple medicine and food for hum ...

Bluefin tuna – the end?

The Mediterranea/Sicilian fishing method is to trap the wild Bluefin in nets and maintain them in a tonnara. This g ...

Turtles turn to gelatinous prey

This adult loggerhead explores a Florida wreck, where it is expected to feed mainly on sea-urchin, conch and mollus ...

Cheetah’s ‘conserved’ by dogs

This Tanzanian cheetah has few of the worries that Namibian animals had when farmers started shooting them as goat- ...

Yeti crabs colonised the deep sea

Hoff' Yeti crabs around vents on the East Scotia Ridge in the Southern Ocean photographed by the ROV ISIS; Credit: ...

Indonesia to deport Ford?

This Sumatran tiger cub, Panthera tigris sumatrae feels at ease, but almost all of this critically-endangered sub-s ...

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Honey Bee Numbers Drop

Honey Bee Numbers Drop

Traditional honey made from heather or, here, clover (Trifolium repens) has been a staple medicine and food for humans and bees. Now, so many dangers threaten this ancient domestication; Honey bee image; Credit: © Shutterstock The BBKA (British Beeke ...

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Bluefin tuna – the end?

Bluefin tuna – the end?

The Mediterranea/Sicilian fishing method is to trap the wild Bluefin in nets and maintain them in a tonnara. This group consist of some very large animals that would fetch equally amazing prices in Japan; Bluefin image; Credit: © Shutterstock We are ...

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Turtles turn to gelatinous prey

Turtles turn to gelatinous prey

This adult loggerhead explores a Florida wreck, where it is expected to feed mainly on sea-urchin, conch and molluscan prey; image; Credit: © Shutterstock Foraging in mid-water (between the deep and 1m depth), the loggerhead turtle changes from its s ...

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Cheetah’s ‘conserved’ by dogs

Cheetah’s ‘conserved’ by dogs

This Tanzanian cheetah has few of the worries that Namibian animals had when farmers started shooting them as goat-killers. Twins are quite common among cheetahs and brothers can often hunt together when they are older; Cheetah cubs image; Credit: © ...

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Yeti crabs colonised the deep sea

Yeti crabs colonised the deep sea

Hoff' Yeti crabs around vents on the East Scotia Ridge in the Southern Ocean photographed by the ROV ISIS; Credit: CHESSO consortium Yeti crabs of the genus Kiwa are one of those recent exotic finds, deep in the ocean. Chemo-synthesising bacteria liv ...

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Indonesia to deport Ford?

Indonesia to deport Ford?

This Sumatran tiger cub, Panthera tigris sumatrae feels at ease, but almost all of this critically-endangered sub-species have been exterminated in the tiny natural habitat that remains, tucked between oil-palm plantations; Sumatram tiger cub image; ...

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The Rise of the Continents

The Rise of the Continents

The Tanzanian Serengeti with its water and its savannah, provides for these tremendous herds of wildebeest. You often see elephant travelling with them as the ungulate migrations reach water; Wildebeest image; Credit: © Shutterstock Africa is the rem ...

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