Tagged: research

Why does nature make us happy?

A new scientific report from the University of Exeter (read here) has been shared widely on social media and wildlife news sites in the past few days and I thought I might share...

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Cecil the lion – looking back.

  On July 1st 2015, Cecil the African lion (Panthera leo) was shot near Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, using a compound bow and arrow by American dentist Walter Palmer. The initial shooting only...

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Up In The Air: A Swift’s Tale

You might know the swift as a cute little bird that visits your garden and dashes around at speed, however these small avians are have a lot more metal than you give them...

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Climate Change and the Adélie Penguin

Recent research has highlighted that climate change is posing a severe threat towards yet another Antarctic species – this time the Adélie Penguin. The research, published in the journal Scientific Reports, estimates that roughly...

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