Listen to the radio programme about Being a Beast by Charles Foster and do the exercises to practise and improve your listening skills.


There are around 40,000 spider species roaming the planet, but just how much do you know about these often misunderstood arachnids?


Here are some amazing facts about elephants. How many of them do you know?


A Plastic Ocean is a new documentary that looks at the problems that are caused when plastic waste goes into the sea. Watch the trailer and find out more about how plastic can be dangerous to sea animals and human health. 


Do you like snakes? If you're scared of snakes you may not want to watch this puff adder in action. It's incredible though! 


David Attenborough is one of Britain's most popular wildlife experts. In this video clip he introduces us to a very special bird which can make some great sounds. 


Could a meteorite collision really mean the end of life on Earth? Read this to find out what happens when small meteorites collide with Earth, and just how much damage a big one could do.