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Plain wonderful

Exploring the precious ecosystems of the UK's biggest military training ground

Much ado about moths

What's up with British moths?

The pull of charisma

Why do less-known species deserve more of the limelight?

Ocean acidification - how will marine life cope?

Exploring the effects of our CO2 emissions on ocean biodiversity

Much ado about moths

The pull of charisma

Ocean acidification - how will marine life cope?

Plain wonderful

Graneledone octopus

Deep-sea asphalt mounds found off west African coast

Rare habitat plays host to rich variety of animals.

15 December 2014


Trawling makes for skinny flatfish

Fishing method makes fish work harder for less nutritious food.

10 December 2014

Richard Hollingham

Walking with dinosaurs on Britain's Jurassic Coast

How mapping exposed dinosaur tracks can tell us about their past.

3 March 2015

Potato planting

How climate change could affect the potato

Understanding weather extremes will help farmers plan ahead.

18 February 2015

Salisbury Plain with helicopter

Plain wonderful

21 August 2015

Covering an area the size of the Isle of Wight, Salisbury Plain contains the largest military training area in the UK and the largest single expanse of chalk grassland in Western Europe. It's a turbulent landscape, both forming a conservation challenge and providing unique habitats for wildlife.

Archer's dart

Much ado about moths

What's up with British moths?

30 July 2015

Planet Earth magazine cover

Summer 2015

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