Author Archives: Nigel Purchon
Hi Birgitta, I think that it is a hoverfly; I can only see ONE pair of wings! Virginia agrees and says that they are always getting this wrong. Nigel. Quoting GunnelBirgitta : > Scroll down at this link, lots of … Continue reading
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There are two ganders and two geese at the back of the header picture above. Wanita likes to hunt mice and shrews in the long grass.
Have a look at our “Trees” page if you want to know a little more about how biologists name animals and plants. Every species of animal and plant has a double-barrelled name. The first part of the name is the … Continue reading
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If you have just completed Year 9 you will be thinking about which sciences you are going to study for GCSE. If you liked this site and decide to include Biology in your options, you should certainly be using Gondar Design Biology (also … Continue reading
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I have been developing a new page on the scientific names of trees. The database includes Exotic species, Hybrids and Naturalised species as well as all our Native trees. I have now re-writen the PHP code so that it is … Continue reading
Ernst was a physicist who worked with Carl Zeiss and Otto Schott. They produced high quality optical instruments. Born: Eisenach — 23rdJanuary 1840 Died: Jena — 14thJanuary 1905 Physicist Developed optical instruments Educated: Universities of Jena & Göttingen Carl Zeiss … Continue reading