For Valentine's Day Nigel Chaffey finds a tale of an unlikely couple who have set up home together, though it ends in tears.
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This week Nigel Chaffey finds he has a vision problem that needs more than a trip to the optician.
Normally when a headline asks a stupid question the answer is 'no', but new research suggests a better answer is 'maybe'.
Modern lettuces are grown a long way from where they are consumed, and genetically are a long way from their ancestors.
This week Nigel Chaffey finds a gentler way to kill a plant.
This week Nigel turns his dry wit on desert plants, and finds a cuticle full of charm.
This week Nigel Chaffey takes a closer look at mosses, the mighty colonisers of the land.
A recent spate of books – e.g. Daniel Chamovitz’s “What a plant knows”, Richard Karban’s “Plant Sensing & Communication”, and “Brilliant Green” by Stefano...
Nigel Chaffey discovers Pooh sticks might be a lot more serious than you realise.
You are all forgiven for doing a ‘double-take’ upon reading that headline. Usually it’s all bad news when humans and forests are concerned, so a statement to...