Watch a wild webcam

You don’t always have to go outside to explore nature: some amazing spectacles are available to you in the comfort of your own home through the wonderful technology of webcams! There are webcams positioned all around the world, ready to bring the natural world to your screen, and a selection have been listed below –…

Try timelapse photography

Find a fixed point and take a photograph from the same position every minute, hour or day to see how a patch or plant changes over time. You don’t need expensive equipment – you can use your smartphone or tablet – but a camera and tripod can help you to ensure you are in the…

Wild sounds for sleep

Have you ever fallen asleep to the sounds of nature? Some people find natural sounds almost hypnotic, and find that sounds such as wind, rain or running water can help them to relax and drift off to dreamland. Listening to natural sounds can also help you to relax if you are feeling anxious  – before…