HEADS & TAILS

A Fascinating History Of The Carrier Pigeons

In the 5th century BC the first network of pigeon messengers is thought to have been established in Assyria and… Read More

July 6, 2020

Corona’s Animal Connection

China and many countries in South east Asia eat - snakes, bats bears, tigers, pangolins, to name a few -… Read More

March 29, 2020

Why We Need To Stop Releasing Balloons

I have always hated kites and plastic straws long before I knew how many millions of lives they took. People… Read More

January 16, 2020

Beware of the New Danger!

Do people really understand climate change and global warming? A few days of unseasonal chill brings back the sceptic in… Read More

July 26, 2019

Of Grandparents and Grand Children

When we were young, we spent two months every year with my mothers parents on a huge farm in a… Read More

July 5, 2019

Don’t Eat Egg Before Reading This

Eggs have always been considered to be a standard safe food. Few people realise that every egg is different, and… Read More

May 17, 2019

Do You Still Think You Are Superior?

*  Do ants stand for election? Yes, and the months long process is almost as brutal as the Indian elections, according to… Read More

March 28, 2019

Beware! There Is A Cocktail Of Drugs In Your Meat

When cooking chicken, or meat, for one’s family, most people are very careful to wash and cook the flesh properly.… Read More

March 15, 2019

Think You’re Special? That Just Proves You’re Normal

We like to think that we are unique. That all sheep think alike and cows have no personality. We think… Read More

January 26, 2019

Pesticide Menace: Are Eggs Safe To Eat?

All over Europe eggs have been found to be contaminated by a dangerous pesticide called Fipronil. The eggs originated from… Read More

January 18, 2019