The Unicorn is Scotland’s National animal
A Sea-urchin….in the snow….in the fresh spring foliage…..in a flower pot…..
“Strong winds easing with snow showers becoming less frequent and longer sunny spells in the afternoon”
“Easter Sunday was very windy and we thought that Sandside might be reasonably sheltered.”
“Whatever next? “
The only positive outcome of the thawing of permafrost is that it exposes remains of ancient animals in a virtually intact state, most famously those of the woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius).
“He’s The Green Man – Nature Spirit. We call him Tom Bombadil. He smiles, and raises a smile.”
A stroll around Kirkwall
“It’s worth remembering that we are only one species, one organism, among many on this planet.”
The International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) and International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP) began drilling into the focus of the Chicxulub impact structure off the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico in 2016.