Readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific concepts The Duke of Wellington in command at the Battle of Waterloo. Never mind the first world war and D-day, how will we commemorate the bicentenary of the battle of Waterloo (18 June 2015)? Presumably we join with the […]
A woman was grabbed in her garage by a black bear, and officials kill five animals. An expert tells us why. A sign warns motorists near Orlando, Florida, of the possibility of bear crossings. Both the bear and human populations are increasing in the state.
Deserted beaches, treehouses with a sea breeze and snorkelling in crystal clear waters … our readers recommend idyllic islands in Asia where you can live out your escapist fantasy Pom Pom Island, Malaysia … ‘The feeling of wading into glass-like waters and finding oneself among giant green turtles has to be experienced’.