Introduction An article caught my eye a couple of days ago stating two quite interesting things. Firstly the Chinese population after census in 2010 has reached an astonishing 1.34 billion people, and secondly (and a little less of a bomb shell) the Chinese are now embarking on a once-every-10-year census of the Giant Panda population. … Read more Giant Panda Poo: Telling the story of unfortunate circumstances
Saving UK Red Squirrels … too little too late? Introduction For the vast majority of my life I have lived in the Lake District, UK. Admittedly for most of my younger years I resented living in what I called “the middle of nowhere”, but as I grew up I began to appreciate its beauty. As … Read more Saving UK Red Squirrels … too little too late?
Just how wise is a wise elephant? Introduction When I tell people I study Zoology at University there are 2 common responses: 1) Is that the study of how to be a zookeeper? 2) What is your favourite animal? Now we all know Zoology is not the study of how to be a zookeeper, but … Read more Just how wise is a wise elephant?