How Indigenous Medical Knowledge Is Helping Western Medicine

There is no doubt that western medicine has made numerous leaps and bounds over the last hundred years, facilitating the effective treatment of a wide range of serious illnesses. In the ongoing search for new and better medicines, there is […]

Why Rainforest Conservation Is Essential For Western Medicine

We constantly hear pessimistic reports regarding the future of the rainforests. We know, for example, that an average of a football field-sized section of rainforest is lost to the world each day. Knowing that areas of dense forestation play a […]

Aerial Firefighters Defend The Peak District

With an average rainfall of around 1097mm each year, you would be forgiven for thinking that Moorland fires do not pose a serious risk in the Peak District. In fact Moorland wildfires do occur, and are usually started deliberately as […]