A flower that smells like rotting flesh? A plant that can drown a rat? These are some of the weird and wonderful plants and fungi to be found in the world.
Researchers assessed the impact of office plants, including bonsais, cacti, and dwarf mountain palm, on a group of 63 workers.
Almost as rare as the plants he protects, 24-year-old Josh Styles is not your average botanist. In 2017 he founded the North West Rare Plant Initiative, a conservation project in his local region.
You probably know the land-based Big 5 all too well - but South Africa is also home to the marine Big 5.
One of the most beautiful landscapes in Namibia - and a photographer's dream - the Spitzkoppe has been more than 120 million years in the making as a desert playground for those who love adventure.
The 2019 Guardian and Observer appeal is supporting four charities that help to slow down the damage of the climate crisis - by harnessing the power of nature.
A hyena stumbled upon some forgotten meat up in a tree, but didn't quite have the right balance for this special meal.
A leopard and a python were caught on video in an all-out brawl in Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya.
Our oceans are the lifeblood of our lonely planet, so it's important that we do everything we can to protect it from ourselves.
For more than four years the community of Snake Park in Soweto has been swamped in raw sewage from an unknown source.