Some Good news from the Ashes of the Fires

I, like most Aussies and many around the world, have become traumatised witnesses to the megafires burning throughout the eastern seabord of Australia. I couldn’t think of what to write and then remembered the monthly WeAreTheWorldBlogfest and the commitment of all participating bloggers to find a positive story of humanity to share with the world.… Read More Some Good news from the Ashes of the Fires

WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: A Good News Bushfire Story

Over 50 bushfires have been burning for the past three weeks along thecoast from Sydney tothe north of Noosa in Queensland.The news has been consistently stark and depressing to read and watch. People have lost their lives, homes, livelihoods. The devestation to the wildlife population is extreme and especially impacting the Koala habitat around Port… Read More WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: A Good News Bushfire Story

Panda Power! The Pull of those Black and White Bears

What is it about these creatures that draws millions of people from around the world to visit them in the Giant Panda Breeding Research Centre in Chengdu? Is it their intelligence? Well, they’re known to be attracted to train tunnels…in search of succulent bamboo. Is it their energetic antics? The adults can sleep for up… Read More Panda Power! The Pull of those Black and White Bears