Natural World

Beehives Stop Elephant Crop-Raids in Kenya

Jul 16th, 2011 | By John Waller | Category: Natural World, Sub-Saharan Africa

Innovative beehive fences have helped a community in Kenya to successfully protect crops from elephants, according to research. Scientists found the hives to be a very effective barrier; elephants turned away from them in 97% of their attempted raids.

Of the Nature of Love

Oct 18th, 2008 | By John Waller | Category: Natural World, Poetry

Love, free and flowing Love, a tree that’s growing   You can see the leaves and buds a’bursting   You can feel the breeze, the roots are thirsting This is of the nature of Love. Love, new and knowing Love, a river that’s flowing   The current is strong but beneath is still   Forever flows on and always [...]