Mycorrhizal networks, better known as the Wood Wide Web, have allowed scientists to understand the social networks formed by trees underground.
I held the rock in my hand during the crossing, an anchor to Earth that would remind me of its granular, varied textures and colours, even as I saw the entirety in abstract patterns from above.
Guernsey Airport is pretty weird; but then, so is the rest of the island.
It’s not the best way to see the land, travelling at this speed – it never was: walking has always been the appropriate pace for contemplation – but it can still be a pleasure.
Did ZSL fully realise, I asked, the threat to the hedgehogs posed by HS2’s plans?
Spider Season seems to get more intense every year. Either I’m shrinking, or the spiders are growing.
On a rock in the Atlantic, I felt the magic of place.
A new “culture of nature” is changing the way we live – and could change our politics, too.
Why are twenty-somethings beginning to take up crofting, the historic small-scale farming method peculiar to the Scottish Highlands?
Scientists argue they do damage to bees and other native insects. So why is the government lifting the restrictions on the parasitic wasp?
Mary Schäffer's botanical watercolours evoked the perishability of the plants she studied, solo, after her husband's death.
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