Category: Nature

Some of the UKs Oldest and Most Historical Trees

Posted on: February 9, 2022

Trees have played a big part in the lives of humans for millennia. From the ancient Celts who worshipped the trees to the Tudors who built their buildings and ships from them. Even today we still value our trees, we know that the forests are essential for all life on…

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Why is Bamboo Sustainable

Posted on: February 25, 2021

With people all over the world becoming more aware of the need to do their part to conserve resources, it is only natural for people to wonder about why bamboo is sustainable. In bamboo, there are two main categories of material: hardwood and softwood. The reason that hardwood is considered…

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The benefits of using a florist for your flower choices

Posted on: September 28, 2020

Image credit   Anyone can pop down to a supermarket and grab a generic bunch of flowers but there is a better choice. A Tewkesbury Florist such as The Flower Shed offers so many more services and the benefits to using them are numerous.   Knowledge – Florists are usually…

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Benefits of Natural Light

Posted on: July 29, 2020

Natural light is very important, and we should all be looking for ways to increase the level of natural light in our homes and workplaces. Why is it important? There are many health and wellness benefits and here are some of them: It reduces levels of bad bacteria produced in…

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Most Popular Horse Breeds

Posted on: June 15, 2020

Horses and man have had a special relationship for hundreds of years. From the horses ridden into battle by the Romans, to the horses pulling ploughs on farmland, to champion racehorses dashing to victory at Royal Ascot, horses are a huge part of man’s history. They inspire books, such as…

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Exciting New Research Into Mountain Gorilla Friendships

Posted on: September 16, 2019

We have long been fascinated by the social behaviour of primates, humankind’s closest relatives, whose social relationships and behaviour can tell us something about the evolution of our own. Image Credit Gorilla ‘friendships’ The findings of a study published in Ethology into the social relationships of mountain gorillas at a…

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