‘There is no oak left’: are Britain’s trees disappearing?

NOTE: Thank you to The Guardian for the article!

 

‘There is no oak left’: are Britain’s trees disappearing?

The first national ‘tree champion’ is charged with reversing the fortunes of the country’s woodlands and beleaguered urban trees

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Irishwoman Ann Glover, the last woman hanged for witchcraft in Boston

NOTE: Thank you to the Irish Times  and The Witches’ Voice for this article!

 

Irishwoman Ann Glover, the last woman hanged for witchcraft in Boston

Extraordinary Emigrants: Ann became a symbol of the wrongs perpetrated against the dispossessed

Hogweed: What Is the Invading Plant That Burns and Blinds?

NOTE 1: This plant is DANGEROUS! If you find any near your home or place of work call your state’s Dept. of Agriculture right away!!!

NOTE 2: Thank you to the National Geographic web site for the article!

 

What Is Hogweed, the Invading Plant That Burns and Blinds?

The striking plant was brought to North America to decorate gardens and arboretums, but now officials are working to wipe it out.