Wildlife colonises man-made rockpools

2017-10-25 04:30:52.410 by admin

Mini rock pools are being created by scientists trying to protect sea life from the boom in manmade sea defenses.

Aberystwyth University researchers have drilled holes the size of a family baked bean can into a breakwater made of smooth granite blocks.

The blocks had attracted few intertidal creatures.

But the new holes[...]

Filthy air killed half a million people in Europe prematurely in 2014. So says a report on air quality from the European Environment Agency in Copenhagen, Denmark.

“Air pollution is the single largest environmental health risk in Europe,” says the EEA.

By far the biggest killer was PM2.5, the soup of tiny[...]

Grow plants in your environment

2016-10-23 22:18:44.777 by admin

The Growing Environment

Make your grow room a plant paradise 

It is possible to set up an indoor growing area just about anywhere in your house, shed or garage. Here are a few suggestions of places that might be suitable and point out some of the plant’s essential needs that must be taken[...]