Dog days in Roman’s empire (Daily Telegraph)

The blurb would have us believe that as Benedict Allen and his team of huskies plunge over a precipice, the author asks himself: 'why do explorers put themselves in such dangerous situations? And – once the worst possible situation occurs – how do they find the resources to survive?’

2020-03-03T11:10:06+00:00August 18th, 2017|Books, Nature, Travel|

Her name is Lola (Evening Standard)

She was born on a farm in Wales two years ago, bought soon after by entrepreneur Mark Astley, and sent to America to get an education. She has the distinction of being the only certified bedbug sniffer dog in Europe.

2020-03-03T17:23:09+00:00January 14th, 2012|Nature, Trends|