A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to get a glimpse at the insect collections, behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum, London.
Have you ever heard of the 'Big 5'? Supposedly the five African animals most difficult and dangerous to hunt on foot. Unfortunately, it's more a marketing term aimed at tourists than anything else.
Wildlife documentaries make finding wildlife look easy, I can assure you it's not. Whilst in South Africa I had the chance to search for a radio collared lioness. To cut a long story short..
This was my first view of the Amazon and it didn't disappoint. I don't deny many of the negative headlines of deforestation and biodiversity loss, but I can happily report..