In the second of our series on keeping your skin and body healthy, we focus on green beauty. Why go green? Our skin is the largest organ of your body and research has also shown that chemicals can be absorbed
Find out about the effects of whale hunting on the environment and how you can support the international ban. A brief history Whale hunting first became a profitable industry in the 15th century. At the time, whales were killed for
It’s nearly World Environment Day! Find out what people are doing to help out. World Environment Day Every year on 5th June, people from around the world gather together for World Environment Day (WED). It’s an event that creates both public and
Pollution affects many seas and oceans around the world. Find out what is happening in the water and ways to help. Why should we care? Sea pollution doesn’t just affect seas and oceans, but the 8,000 different marine animals and
The number of endangered species is rising. Find out about which animals are threatened with extinction and the organisations that are tackling the problem. What is an endangered species? A species becomes endangered when its population is low or when
In recent years the UK has been hit with some crazy forms of weather. Here are some extreme cases. Mega heat wave In August 2003, England and the rest of Europe were hit with the hottest heatwave ever recorded. In
Every week you can open any fashion magazine and see yet another new trend, which many go out and buy straight away. In fact, fashion trends move so fast that prices have come down because clothes shops are competing to
Do you want a pet but are thinking of getting something a bit unusual? n2k looks at some weird and wonderful animals which can be kept as pets. Lizard Lizards may not be pretty but they can make fascinating pets.