Nature Diary 2: Transience

When something is written, illustrated and published about nature, the emphasis is almost always on pretty pictures and great stories behind each animal or plant that is the subject of the story. Rarely or never the topic is about the last chapter in the lives of these iconic organisms: death. That in itself is of course fairly obvious, people prefer to show nature in all its splendor and do not like to dwell on how fleeting it really is, nor […] Read more »