It finally stopped moving’: Colorado runner on how he survived lion attack

Each time a young mountain lion clamped its teeth onto the hand of a Colorado trail runner and clawed in his encounter, Travis Kauffman screamed aside a “barbarian yell”, and jammed his best feet onto the animal’s throat, holding this presently there till he eventually prevailed in a battle to get...

‘We are clearly losing the fight’: scientists sound alarm over invasive species

“We could be the final people in the globe to consider a test of an Aussie native guava in blossom,” says botanist Rod Fensham, when he studied a little bunch of white plant life. The grape (Rhodomyrtus psidioides) is going for termination, says Fensham, of the University of Queensland – however,...

Blue-tongued lizards are on the move at this time of year

Because the times get much longer and more comfortable, it’s not only humans which can be drawn out into the sunlight. Blue-tongued lizards will be away and on the subject of, and it is often hard to tell if they happen to be struggling or perhaps mating. The lizards really are a common view in gardens...