It’s the 400th anniversary of the birth of the 17th century French novelist, playwright and duellist Cyrano de Bergerac – the man with the most famous nose in history. Continue reading As plain as the nose on your face
“Where have all the glaciers gone?
Long time passing
Where have all the glaciers gone?
Long time ago.”
International Day of Forests falls on Thursday 21 March 2019. Its theme this year is Forests and Education. Continue reading Everyone likes trees
A true story. Continue reading Woodman, spare that tree!
A new beginning for optimists and pessimists alike. Continue reading New Year’s Day 2019
Who doesn’t know the following lines? Continue reading New years come, old years go
Nearly 200 hundred years ago, the poet William Wordsworth was celebrating Christmas at his cottage in England’s Lake District. Continue reading Christmas Day 2018