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Highland estates swap driven for walked-up grouse shooting

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

UK's largest national nature reserve joins broader rewilding efforts in Highlands It was over in seconds. High over the grouse moor two hen harriers wheeled slowly around each...
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Seattle has a new transit experiment. We put it to the test

12 days ago   |   Grist

View the video in your browser Effective transit's great for the environment, but it's not always convenient. Lyft and Uber are super convenient, but not always great for...
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Oopsie, this popular ‘compostable' bowl actually lasts forever

Oopsie, this popular ‘compostable' bowl actually lasts forever

12 days ago   |   Grist

It's me: your friendly neighborhood environmental journalist, here to ruin your day. Or the very least, your lunch. If you've eaten at Sweetgreen, Chipotle, or pretty much any...
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Road verges provide refuge for pollinators

Road verges provide refuge for pollinators

13 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Roadside verges provide a vital refuge for pollinators - but they must be managed better, new research shows. With many pollinator species in decline, the University of Exeter...
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Music festivals can't take all of the responsibility to be eco - seven ways to be a greener festival goer

Music festivals can't take all of the responsibility to be eco - seven ways to be a greener festival goer

16 days ago   |   Metro

Festivals have traditionally been spaces to push the boundaries of music, politics and identity. And a large part of that involves the idea of getting back to nature - letting...
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Skye dinosaur site given legal protection

Skye dinosaur site given legal protection

17 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Legal protection has been given to a site in Skye where dinosaur fossils and footprints from the Jurassic age have been discovered. The site at An Corran in Staffin, previously...
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BBC partners with Magic Leap to bring Micro Kingdoms to life

BBC partners with Magic Leap to bring Micro Kingdoms to life

18 days ago   |   Pocket-lint

The BBC has never shied away from technology and now, working with developers from Preloaded, the corporation is bringing Micro Kingdoms to Magic Leap , providing a new way of...
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Tweet, web, cloud: technology transforms meaning of nature words

19 days ago   |   The Guardian

Usage changes from describing outdoors to depicting digital life in just one generation Tweet, web, stream and cloud may once have evoked the wild outdoors, but they are now...
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Campers warned against dangers of lighting fires on peaty soil following shocking wildfire rise

20 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A nature expert has warned campers against the dangers of starting fires on peaty soil. Yesterday, it was revealed there has been a 750% increase in the time spent by...
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Boar wars: how wild hogs are trashing European cities

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

They have become a menace in European cities. In Barcelona, where wild boar are jostling tourists and raiding rubbish bins, the fightback has begun. By Bernhard Warner...
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Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live...

Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live on TV and online

The Championship is officially underway for 2019/20 and once again it is set to prove itself as one of the greatest football leagues in the world. Millions will flock to the... Read more ...

Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live...

Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live on TV and online

The Championship is officially underway for 2019/20 and once again it is set to prove itself as one of the greatest football leagues in the world. Millions will flock to the... Read more ...

Geri Horner shows off her thrill-seeking nature as she hops onto a jet-ski...

Geri Horner shows off her thrill-seeking nature as she hops onto a jet-ski in Croatia 

The Spice Girls singer, 47, showcased her need for speed as she hopped onto a jet-ski and whizzed around the ocean on Monday. Read more ...

Leading brain injury charity questions cricket's approach to concussions

Leading brain injury charity questions cricket's approach to concussions

Headway, a leading brain injury charity believes concussions can be just as prevalent in cricket as within other sports despite its non-contact nature, and has raised concerns... Read more ...

A Surf Girl On The Road in Hawaii

A Surf Girl On The Road in Hawaii

We are pleased to announce a new artistic collab with artist and designer Rose Eads. As Rose embarks on a trip to Hawaii next month she will be producing a series of... Read more ...

England's nature reserves are becoming overgrown and unloved because of lack...

England's nature reserves are becoming overgrown and unloved because of lack of government funding, head of Natural England warns

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Hard knocks and wack nights: intimate portraits of NYC's teen skaters

Hard knocks and wack nights: intimate portraits of NYC's teen skaters

In Tompkins Square Park - one of New York's last authentic cultural convergence points, the sons of hedge fund managers smoke their first joints with the kid who works the... Read more ...

Livingston winger Aymen Souda needs to be aware of 'physical, aggressive...

Livingston winger Aymen Souda needs to be aware of 'physical, aggressive nature' of Scottish football after being subbed at half-time says Gary Holt

The French-Tunisian was replaced at the break by Scott Robinson. Read more ...

Building a story: Effectively communicating to policymakers

Building a story: Effectively communicating to policymakers

Introduction to Policy Maggie Keegan is the Scottish Policy Officer for the BES and she began the session by posing the question “What is policy?”. A lot of us had heard of... Read more ...

The rise of ‘ungardening'

The rise of ‘ungardening'

Meadow flowers by Peter Hassett, Sharpenhoe Clappers 4 August 2019 Manicured privets and immaculate lawns are a thing of the past. Nowadays, it's all about “ungardening”... Read more ...