Giving as good as you get: the eyed hawkmoth’s fight to survive

The eyed hawkmoth is on first glance an unassuming moth, in spite of its large wingspan. This seemingly demure character, however, has a little hidden secret: it's really rather feisty. Should you provoke it, this moth will flash its hindwings in frustration, revealing a tantalising glimpse of its cold blue 'eyes'. As BBC Wildlife reported in June, scientists… Continue reading Giving as good as you get: the eyed hawkmoth’s fight to survive

Summer Fun for all the Family – how to keep the kids entertained all summer long…

It’s nearly time for the summer holidays: 6 wonderfully sunny weeks with the children, playing nicely together, sharing new toys, helping out with the housework and never singing “Let It Go” or “Everything is Awesome” over and over and over. A delightful camping holiday where the children calmly decide who is sleeping where and never… Continue reading Summer Fun for all the Family – how to keep the kids entertained all summer long…