Liverpool Giants: Liverpool’s Dream 2018

By | October 13th, 2018|Categories: Arts, Events|Tags: , , |

A bus sliced in two by an ENORMOUS knife. A car impaled by a MASSIVE fork. EXTRA-LARGE clothes hanging from a HUGE washing line... Strange things happen [...]

Lost Connection, an Earthwatch event

By | September 27th, 2016|Categories: Events, Wildlife|Tags: , , |

Lost Connection, an Earthwatch event Doors to the Royal Geographical Society are open to the greats of scientific exploration. Tales of expeditions and adventure have filled [...]

Snake’s Head Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris)

By | April 18th, 2016|Categories: Flowers|Tags: , , , , , |

Wildflower meadows peppered with colourful native plants have become a rare sight in the UK. The snake's head fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris) is rarer still. Ancient hay meadows [...]

Bluebell Photography Tips

By | April 10th, 2016|Categories: Flowers|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ancient British woodlands can reveal magical, seasonal sights. None more colourful than beech forests and bluebells in spring. Native bluebells are a popular but challenging subject to [...]

Palau, Pacific Island Paradise

By | March 31st, 2016|Categories: Travel, Videos|Tags: , , , , |

Beautiful, pristine Palau! From above - and below - this small island nation is an eye-popping wonderland. These emerald dots in the Pacific Ocean belong to a [...]

Diving with Manta Rays – Yap, Micronesia

By | March 28th, 2016|Categories: Travel, Videos, Wildlife|Tags: , , , , , |

I once had a magical - if fleeting- encounter with a giant oceanic manta in the Galapagos Islands. That one brief sighting led to a growing fascination [...]