It's been 5,500 years since horses were domesticated, according to...
Slugs are vilified as slimy garden pests with revolting table manners. But Richard Jones reckons that we should give these much-maligned molluscs a second chance.
It's easy to get depressed about the state of the natural world, but Steve Harris says it's time we learnt to look on the bright side. Here are his reasons why.
There may be more roe deer in Britain now than ever before. Learn more about these intriguing mammals which now thrive in modern landscapes and how to age them from their antlers.
If you have rats or mice in your house, you need to know what signs they leave, what problems they cause and how to get rid of them humanely.
You don't have to travel very far to see an inquisitive common seal – Brett Westwood shares the best places to encounter these charismatic creatures in British waters.
Use our spotter's guide to help you identify the UK's bright and distinctive ladybirds.
Badgers are one of the easiest mammals to watch; their eyesight is poor and if you are downwind, still and silent, it is easy to get close to an active sett.
You don’t need to travel overseas to encounter orcas. Rob Lott introduces the largest, most exciting hunters in British waters – and wonders if our only resident pod has a future here.