Are you scared of snakes? You’re not alone.

Snake phobias are common. So common it’s often confused as not being a phobia at all, since people with them don’t seek help, as they see it as normal. But it is abnormal – it can interfere with people’s lives. A third of all people in the world have reported a phobia of snakes, making it…

The snake as a symbol of evil

The serpent is one of the most prominent symbols in the world. This crawling, slithering creature has inspired hatred and worship throughout human existence. Many have written on how the snake represents evil and cunning, but that it is also capable of wisdom and healing powers. It is a life form that apparently represents the opposite…

The native beings of Lincolnshire

  For a county with such range in its nature and landscape, it is to be expected that Lincolnshire should host some varieties of wildlife exclusive to itself. An example of these is the curly-coat pig. Admittedly, these became extinct in the 1970s, but varieties of these have been re-introduced into Lincolnshire in the last…