Russia: Silene stenophylla Grows Again


The link below is to an article reporting on how Russian scientists have grown ancient plants from seeds frozen thousands of years ago.

For more visit:
http://geeks.thedailywh.at/2012/02/20/30000-year-old-plants-of-the-day/

United Kingdom: The Return of European Bison


The link below is to an article that is a great good news story for wildlife in Europe. The European Bison is making a comeback in Great Britain through a captive breeding and reintroduction programme.

For more visit:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2103529/Wild-woolly-bison-thriving-New-Forest-introduced-Britain.html