A chingly cold winds from the Arctic and Russia sweep across Estonia, causing daytime temperatures to plummet into minus figures well into spring. Sven had risen early, searching for interesting patterns to photograph in the ice, when he spotted something peculiar. Hundreds of dead honeybees were frozen on the pond at his family holiday cottage, not far from his father-in-law’s hives.
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Theme park could go ahead despite site's protected status
Swanscombe peninsula is designated as an SSSI but campaigners fear it is not enough to save the wildlife haven from proposed development.
MIKE DILGER'S - WILDLIFE WATCHING
In his series of great places to watch wildlife in the UK, the star of BBC One’s The One Show this month heads to our pebble-strewn shores to spot the species that thrive on shingle beaches.
TRUTH OR FICTION? It's perfectly safe to airlift a rhinoceros
Flying rhinos upside down looks ungainly but is it harmful, too? New research set out to find the answer.
Norway's star wolf moved for safety
Norway’s most famous wolf has been captured and moved south with a female companion to protect him from licensed killing.
It may be the nation’s favourite mammal, but the hedgehog is rapidly vanishing from towns and countryside across the UK. Why have things gone so badly wrong for British hedgehogs? And, more importantly, what’s being done to help them?
DISTURBANCE IN THE DEEP
With land resources rapidly depleting, eyes are turning to the seabed as a whole new source of metals. But at what cost to marine wildlife?
Cranes becoming more common
Record numbers of common cranes bred in the UK last year, with 64 pairs producing 23 chicks.
Meet The Scientist - Lauriane Suyin Chalmin-Pui
Well-being fellow, Royal Horticultural Society and postdoctoral researcher, University of Sheffield
My Way Of Thinking - Mark Carwardine
The conservationist discusses Jair Bolsonaro’s actions concerning the Amazon rainforest and invites your thoughts on the subject.
Gorillas In The Midst Of A Pandemic
Close encounters with tourists may be exposing great apes to COVID-19.
From Russia With Love
Seen throughout Alaska, the matryoshka nesting dolls are as poignantly meaningful as they are increasingly adorable.
the Valley of the Dead
On the Trail of a Russian Movie Star
China, Russia Agree To Build Lunar Research Station
China and Russia said they will build a lunar research station, possibly on the moon’s surface, marking the start of a new era in space cooperation between the two countries.
US CHARGES NORTH KOREAN COMPUTER PROGRAMMERS IN GLOBAL HACKS
The Justice Department has charged three North Korean computer programmers in a broad range of global hacks, including a destructive attack targeting an American movie studio, and in the attempted theft and extortion of more than $1.3 billion from banks and companies, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
US STILL UNRAVELING ‘SOPHISTICATED' HACK OF 9 GOV'T AGENCIES
U.S. authorities are still working to unravel the full scope of the likely Russian hack that gave the “sophisticated” actor behind the breach complete access to files and email from at least nine government agencies and about 100 private companies, the top White House cybersecurity official said Wednesday.
Cruise amid the remote beauty of Greenland.
''Journey Into Thyself''
A key part of my process involves inquiry and reflection.
The Panama Canal
The Panama Canal is a 51-mile long canal that connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
VITALY UGOLNIKOV 23-Year-Old Russian Bodybuilding Sensation
It is a great pleasure to feature 23-year-old Russian bodybuilding sensation Vitaly Ugolnikov in Muscular Development. MD readers will discover a new young champion who might be one of the most promising pros in the circuit in the near future.