Tag: Creature

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  • The little creature’s agony

    The little creature’s agony

    When was the last time you saw or even heard a frog? Twenty years ago. One of the reasons why we have so many mosquitoes is because we have killed off their main predators – the frogs. For many years we exported millions of frogs’ legs to France, cut from living frogs. By the time …

    February 4, 2018
  • Jellyfish

    Jellyfish

    People rarely enjoy meeting a jellyfish. On the beach they appear limp, amorphous and blistered in the sun. In the water it’s often a brush of a tentacle on exposed skin followed by a sting. They hardly evoke the serene elegance of a turtle or the majesty of a breaching humpback whale. But despite making …

    January 3, 2018