Parrots are birds. Birds fly. So parrots fly. Simple, right? Well, not exactly.
The Quito rocket frog (Hyloxalus jacobuspetersi) disappeared before it even got a name. It was first described for science in 1991,
During his famous 5 year-long expedition to Latin America (1799-1804), Alexander von Humboldt collected, together with his naturalist partner, Aimé
Remote volcanic islands, ancient bones, scientists and a species brought back from the dead. It might sound like a Jurassic
The estuarine pipefish, has been playing a frightening game of hide-and-seek for decades. Not only was this pipefish thought to
I love what I do. I’ve been a naturalist since childhood, and I was lucky enough to grow up in
We were threading on a narrow foot path, running across a rainforest leading to the Adam’s Peak mountain, the most
Off the coast of northern Colombia lies a formidable mountain, which towers over the small Caribbean city of Santa Marta.
Sam Needs is a Welsh writer with a Master's in Creative Writing from Aberystwyth University. He is currently based in
This is an oldie but goodie for the Lost and Found archives. In a letter dated February 2nd, 1915 to
The Anatolian meadow viper was always an enigmatic species. It belongs to the same group as many widespread vipers, such