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See super-detailed images of Saturn’s rings

Textures and patterns, from clumpy to straw-like, pop out of these images from the Cassini mission. “It’s like turning the power up a notch on what we could see in the rings,” said a scientist.

See moon and stars of Taurus before sunrise

On these late June and early July mornings, let the waning crescent moon guide you to the constellation Taurus’ 2 major signposts: the Pleiades star cluster and red giant star, Aldebaran. Wait just before sunrise, and you’ll see Venus rise over your eastern horizon, too.

Guest blog – Farmland Tax Breaks Revealed by Miles King

Miles King is Chief Executive of People Need Nature a charity working to highlight the sensory, emotional and spiritual values of nature. He has worked in nature conservation for 30 years, leading the conservation work at Plantlife, The Grasslands Trust…


Yesterday I drove up to Wheldrake Ings to have a chat with the Countryfile crew (above, Charlotte Smith on right) about Wild Justice. I was listening to The Jam’s ‘News of the World’ just before I stopped at the Ferrybridge…