Nature

Konta coasts into third round at Eastbourne with straight-sets win

21 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

KIERAN GILL AT EASTBOURNE: Konta triumphed 6-4, 7-6 in one hour and 37 minutes at the Nature Valley International. British No 1 is competing at her final tournament before Wimbledon.
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May to bemoan 'rise of populism' in last big set-piece speech as PM

May to bemoan 'rise of populism' in last big set-piece speech as PM

Theresa May is expected to express her concerns about the increasingly polarised nature of political debate when she delivers her valedictory speech as Prime Minister this... Read more ...

In Costa Rica, a startup builds a model ship for a cleaner future

In Costa Rica, a startup builds a model ship for a cleaner future

In a remote stretch of Costa Rica, where towering trees give way to spindly mangroves, mornings start with a roar. Monkeys high in the canopy howl to greet the sunrise. Hammers... Read more ...

Gemma Collins announces she 'loves being with nature' in odd clip from...

Gemma Collins announces she 'loves being with nature' in odd clip from reality show Diva Forever

Gemma Collins has announced she 'just loves being with nature'. Read more ...

Nature-loving couple spend £40,000 on hidden garden

Nature-loving couple spend £40,000 on hidden garden

Janet and John Morgan, both 69, have spent 20 years creating a tropical paradise in the back garden of their detached home in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. Read more ...

Hen Harrier Day 11 August 2019 - update

Hen Harrier Day 11 August 2019 - update

2015 Hen Harrier Day ©Sue Hetherington, Goyt Valley Derbyshire, 9 August 2015 Wild Justice is organising a public event to celebrate the threatened bird the Hen Harrier at... Read more ...

Boost for clean, healthy air as AstraZeneca electrifies its global vehicle fleet

Boost for clean, healthy air as AstraZeneca electrifies its global vehicle fleet

Link between shifting to electric vehicles and tackling respiratory disease recognised by global pharmaceutical company Announcement sees 16,000 more business vehicles going... Read more ...

Sex offender teen admits setting Aberdeen Gramps blazes

Sex offender teen admits setting Aberdeen Gramps blazes

A convicted sex offender who targeted underage girls has admitted starting a string of devastating wildfires in Aberdeen. Ryan Smith, 19, appeared at the city's sheriff court... Read more ...

Saving meadows

Saving meadows

Covering less than 1% of UK land, these remaining isolated fragments are home to an unprecedented richness of species; hundreds of different wild flowers and fungi have... Read more ...

A new study predicts just how hot your hometown will feel by midcentury

A new study predicts just how hot your hometown will feel by midcentury

Residents of Harris County, Texas are no stranger to heat. The swampy Houston metro area averages nearly 40 days per year with temperatures in the 100 degrees F or higher... Read more ...

Whimbrel: time to leave

Whimbrel: time to leave

Geolocators* have provided fantastic information about the movements of migratory birds - making links between countries, revealing previously unknown stop-over sites and... Read more ...