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Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

10 hours ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly by Peter Hassett , Shenley Church End 17 February 2017 Once abundant, the UK's small tortoiseshell butterfly has experienced a population decline...
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Tyson Fury holds the edge over Deontay Wilder before rematch

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

They fought to a draw in Los Angeles in December 2018 but Fury's versatile nature and size could earn him victory Deontay Wilder will put his WBC heavyweight title on the line...
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Scottish distillery Arbikie create ‘world's first' climate positive gin made with garden peas

Scottish distillery Arbikie create ‘world's first' climate positive gin made with garden peas

1 day ago   |   Scotsman   |   2 articles

Named Nàdar, which means nature in Gaelic, the new gin is thought to be the world's first climate positive gin made from peas. A revolutionary spirit for the drinks industry...
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Why are climate-conscious cities often the least affordable?

Why are climate-conscious cities often the least affordable?

2 days ago   |   Grist

Cities can do a lot to stop climate change. They can fill their streets with electric buses, pass strict efficiency rules for its buildings, and switch to powering the place...
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Tell us about spring wildflowers in Europe and the UK to win £200 towards a UK/Europe stay

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Share a tip on wildflowers and colourful displays of spring blossoms and blooms in the countryside and nature parks You may have wandered in Exmoor's hidden valleys and come...
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The Reader brings Shakespeare's Globe on tour to Liverpool

17 days ago   |   Culture Liverpool

Shakespeare's Globe Touring Ensemble will offer audiences at Calderstones a choice of three plays, each exploring themes of nature, the city and the places beyond: A Midsummer...
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Help bees by not mowing dandelions

Help bees by not mowing dandelions

18 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Dandelion seedhead in the sun by Paul Lund, taken near Bradwell windmill. 3 October 2016 Gardeners should avoid mowing over dandelions on their lawn if they want to help bees...
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Sam Lee: Old Wow review - a dazzling fusion of nature and song

19 days ago   |   The Guardian

Lee pursues his twin passions on this fine third album, produced by Bernard Butler, with a star turn by Elizabeth Fraser Ever since childhood singalongs around the fires of...
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20 of the best no-fly family holidays in Europe

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

Give the fly and flop a miss this summer and consider these more sustainable places to visit - and stay - by train, ferry or bus With its beaches, creative restaurants, art...
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How to build a bug mansion

How to build a bug mansion

20 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

An average garden accommodates more than 2,000 different species of insect! Very few of these creatures cause significant damage to our prized plants, and there are many more...
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Scottish distillery Arbikie create ‘world's first' climate positive gin made...

Scottish distillery Arbikie create ‘world's first' climate positive gin made with garden peas

Named Nàdar, which means nature in Gaelic, the new gin is thought to be the world's first climate positive gin made from peas. A revolutionary spirit for the drinks industry... Read more ...

Chris Packham posts photo of dead badger after horrific act of vandalism

Chris Packham posts photo of dead badger after horrific act of vandalism

Popular nature presenter Chris Packham has once again been targeted by vandals, with the Springwatch host posting a picture of a dead badger tied to the gate of his country... Read more ...

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

Mary ditched her job in medical sales and booked a one-way flight Ever dreamed of ditching your nine-to-five and escaping into nature for months on end? Well, you're about to... Read more ...

Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly by Peter Hassett , Shenley Church End 17 February 2017 Once abundant, the UK's small tortoiseshell butterfly has experienced a population decline... Read more ...

Changing phenology

Changing phenology

Rising temperatures mean that phenology is changing. Scientific studies using Nature's Calendar data have indicated how phenology is changing and some are beginning to suggest... Read more ...

Number 19: A triple Cheltenham Festival winner that belied his Champion...

Number 19: A triple Cheltenham Festival winner that belied his Champion Hurdle odds for the legendary Dessie Hughes

WITH the Cheltenham Festival now 19 days away, the Sun Racing team will be bringing you their ‘Festival 50' every day between now and 10 March. We will salute the Prestbury... Read more ...

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life but Rumble...

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life but Rumble Boxing completely changed my outlook - here's how it got me excited to work out

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life, due largely to anxiety, feeling personally awkward, and a lack of knowledge and skill in the fitness... Read more ...

Grimshaw releases visuals of Eden Project Foyle with thatched centrepiece

Grimshaw releases visuals of Eden Project Foyle with thatched centrepiece

Grimshaw , the studio behind the Eden Project in Cornwall, has designed an ecological resort in Northern Ireland that will feature a thatched play area and treetop walkways... Read more ...

Durex hits the spot with a sexy new logo

Durex hits the spot with a sexy new logo

Durex, one of the world's biggest condom manufacturers, has revealed a new brand identity designed by Havas London, in a bid to position itself as an activist championing the... Read more ...

The Fiver | One of European football's most pleasantly genteel experiences

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now! While contemplating the nature of the afterlife in the hit 2008 movie In Bruges, it occurred to Ray, the guilt-ridden Irish... Read more ...