This was the scene on a beach in the Dominican Republic after a storm.
Image copyright Robert Murphy Image caption Jing Che of the Chinese Academy of Sciences lifts a giant salamander The world’s largest amphibian is in “catastrophic” decline, with possibly only a handful left in the wild. Field surveys carried out over four years suggest the Chinese giant salamander has all but disappeared from its natural habitat. […]
Image copyright Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Image caption Fungi come in all shapes and sizes They’re all around us, in the soil, our bodies, and the air, but are often too small to be seen with the naked eye. They provide medicines and food, but also wreak havoc by causing plant and animal diseases. According […]
Image copyright Robin Moore, Global Wildlife Conservaqtion Image caption Romeo (L) is to meet Juliet (R) A frog believed to be the last of his kind in the world has been granted a reprieve from solitude. Romeo, known as the world’s loneliest frog, has spent 10 years in isolation at an aquarium in Bolivia. Scientists […]