ZZ Plant

An Ode to a very handsome (and almost indestructible) house plant

Can we all stop for a second and think more about “plants”, please? Yes, plants. Those (mostly) green leafy creatures that branch out reaching for the sun, have their feet into the soil and the only thing they ask for is water (well, more or less). Today I want to celebrate an “ordinary” house plant, …

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The wild side of Europe – The return of large carnivores

In recent times, our continent is succeeding in maintaining and restoring on a continental scale viable populations of large carnivores such as the wolf (Canis lupus), the brown bear (Ursus arctos), the Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) and the wolverine (Gulo gulo). Even in the crowded Netherlands, which can be proud of the presence of territorial …

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Urban Wildlife Pipistrelli

Urban Wildlife: Gli animali selvatici nelle cittadine olandesi

Urban Wildlife Gli Animali Selvatici Nelle Cittadine Olandesi: I Pipistrelli Se vivi in Olanda come me, avrai sicuramente imparato a non dare per scontate le belle giornate di sole, soprattutto quest’anno dove la primavera sembrava non arrivare mai. Ma, finalmente, eccoci! Luce fino alle dieci di sera, fiori e piante in festa con esplosioni di …

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