The Changing Face of Our Planet

January 27, 2015 0 Comments
The Changing Face of Our Planet

The changing face of our planet It is easy to take our World for granted. Here we are, held by an invisible force onto this planet that is spinning through the Universe. There is water, oxygen and food available and the planet is hospitable to us, providing virtually everything that we require to survive. But […]

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Why Reading to Your Child Could Be The Most Important Thing You Do Today

January 23, 2015 2 Comments
Why Reading to Your Child Could Be The Most Important Thing You Do Today

Research has shown just how important it is to read aloud to young children, particularly for those youngsters from poorer backgrounds, in order to provide a foundation from which they can build a successful future. A study by Hart-Risley found that children from disadvantaged backgrounds have been exposed to up to 30 million fewer words […]

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Pathogens – A New Threat to Wild Pollinators

January 22, 2015 0 Comments
Pathogens – A New Threat to Wild Pollinators

A New Threat to Wild Pollinators There has been a lot of discussion in recent years about the declining population of the Earth’s pollinators, and the impact this will have on human welfare, due to depleting ecosystem robustness. A pollinator is defined below: A pollinator is the agent that moves pollen from the male anthers […]

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How Many AA Batteries Does it Take To Run A Train?

January 21, 2015 2 Comments
How Many AA Batteries Does it Take To Run A Train?

The answer is a whopping 80,000! In a fantastic advancement of technology, Britain has been testing it’s new battery run train prototype with a set of track trials. The train is quieter and more efficient than the regular diesel powered models, which is fantastic news for train users and the environment too! This really could […]

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Attack Of The K-CUPS!

January 20, 2015 0 Comments
Attack Of The K-CUPS!

Attack of the K-CUPS! Are you someone that struggles to face the morning without a steaming mug of coffee? I certainly am. I have a noisy expensive machine that grinds beans and presents a strong tasty trickle of espresso with the touch of a button. I really love coffee, even considering an afternoon perusing the […]

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How To Dispose of Your Cosmetics Without Harming The Environment

January 19, 2015 0 Comments
How To Dispose of Your Cosmetics Without Harming The Environment

It seems to happen all of a sudden. One day you open your bathroom cabinet and it is fit to burst with all of the bottles that are stuffed inside. An avalanche threatens to launch into your bath when you accidentally knock your elbow into to containers that have found a precarious home on the […]

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