Amazing creatures: The wandering albatross

It’s Mother’s Day today, so I was scratching my head to find a way of acknowledging that while sticking to environmental matters. And that’s when I remembered the wandering albatrosses that featured in the BBC’s ‘Frozen Planet’. Why, you ask? What do wandering albatrosses have to do with Mother’s Day? Keep reading, and I’ll explain. Continue reading

On thin ice

I recently watched the BBC series ‘Frozen planet’, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. As I watched the first six episodes, I will admit to feeling a bit disappointed that there was no mention of any changes brought about by global climate change. However, it seems they were just saving it up; in episode 7, they finally looked at the melting of the polar ice caps and what it means, not just for the wildlife, but for people too. Continue reading