Competitions

Win amazing bee jewellery!

Five lucky people are being given the chance to win a bee-themed necklace or earrings from DOTOLY!   DOTOLY was started in 2011 by a group of animal enthusiasts with a passion for jewellery. From cat wrap rings to panda … Continued

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Fight Club

It’s no walk in the park being an animal, and the ‘fight for survival’ is often a very literal one

Mammals

Ten Tiger Facts

Thought you knew everything about these striped beauties?

Competitions

Win a Para’kito anti-mosquito band!

We are giving away a Para’kito anti-mosquito band!   Para’kito’s stylish wristbands will allow you to travel and explore the beauty of the natural world free from the nuisance of mosquitoes.     To win one of these handy wristbands, … Continued

Insects & more

Crazy Caterpillars

Fluffy, fierce and fabulous, these larvae are just as fascinating as the butterflies and moths they become

Q and A

Why aren’t the biggest animals the fastest?

It’s common knowledge that bigger animals like dogs and horses are faster than little creatures like ants and mice, so why aren’t elephants the fastest runners?

Q and A

Do all animals sleep?

It’s no secret that we humans love our sleep. Without it, brain function rapidly degenerates, and we’re not the only ones this affects.

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Take a leap into issue 48

Pick up our latest issue to discover the secrets of the rainforest, find the best spots across the globe to see bears in the wild and join the hunt for the lost species.   Here’s a sneak peak of issue 48 … Continued

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Nature’s beauty secrets

It’s not just humans that like to enhance their appearance: animals have beauty regimes too!

Birds

Palm cockatoos: does Phil Collins have competition?

Tool use is rare in the animal world, and it’s almost always used for getting to food. Almost always; it’s been discovered that a bird living in Queensland uses its tool-making ability in a rather more creative way.

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Volunteering at ZSL London Zoo

Around the world, dedicated volunteers make important conservation and charity work possible. 1-7 June was National Volunteer Week, an annual celebration and call to action, so I went to experience a day in the life of a Learning Volunteer at … Continued

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How do animals look after their teeth?

Humans spend a lot of time and money on keeping their teeth clean and bright, but there’s no floss or mouthwash in the animal world, so how do other species keep their teeth in working order?

Mammals

10 facts for World Giraffe Day

Today is World Giraffe Day! The celebration of the long-necked animal falls on the longest day or night of the year, depending where you are on the planet. It was started four years ago by the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) … Continued

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