If you have seen the 1963 classic movie Birds then you will have a healthy respect and fear of crows. In the movie, the crows are seen slowly starting to appear in a playground. One by one, more crows appear until the entire playground appears covered in a black mist of crows. As the children try to run from the ...

When it comes to insects my personal opinion is that the bigger they are, the more I hate them. A large cockroach scuttling across my kitchen floor is a sight bad enough to change my mood for the day. An annoying moth constantly attacking my light fixture is a distraction that I can do without. Of course, I don’t like ...

For years Americans and Europeans have battled over many issues. How to spell colo(u)r? Whether to measure in kilometers or miles? How much is appropriate to tip? The list is endless. Many of these issues have been solved and in most cases, the Americans are just wrong. There may be one case that the Americans are right though and that ...

When you ask people what they like about nature, some will say it is the clean air that you can breathe, others will mention the incredible colors on display, many will talk about the peaceful tranquility that nature offers. Leaving the bustling city behind and heading to the outdoors can provide a serene stillness that nothing in our busy lives ...

There are many mysteries from years ago that remain unsolved. In the past, these strange occurrences were presumed to be messages from the Gods. Today we know that most are simply natural occurrences in science and nature. One strange phenomenon remained unsolved for many centuries, until now. In Japan, in 620 AD a large red light spread over the country. ...

If you ever spent the day on Youtube watching videos of dogs doing cute things and later thought, I need to do something with my life, you are not alone. It is easy to get entranced by the incredible behavior of these wonderful animals. A new study has been released with incredible results. However, the most incredible thing may be ...

Wolves are epic creatures that have roamed many continents for centuries. The wolf used to roam continental Europe in large numbers but has been hunted in many countries to extreme levels. This means that many areas that were once home to the wolf have not seen them in over a hundred years. That is until now, as it appears the ...

Gardening is a hobby that has been around for a long time. Many people take incredible pride in their garden and love when they can spend time sitting out in their beautiful space to read a book or when passers-by pay it a compliment. However, if you are really in love with your garden you will find it difficult to ...

One of the most annoying things in the world is the mosquito. While no one likes being bitten by a shark, clawed to death by a bear or eating by a lion, we understand that it is part of the natural world we live in. These predatory animals are vital to the ecosystems they live in and if we are ...