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Weatherwatch: the sun-filled, mild climate of the Azores
Entirely surrounded by sea, and with the ameliorating influence of the Gulf Stream, temperatures rarely top mid-20Cs

Stephen Moss

18, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Birdwatch: the stately waterbird that’s the tallest species in Europe
Cranes were reintroduced to Somerset a decade ago and are thriving at West Sedgemoor

Stephen Moss

12, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: Andorra’s continental and alpine climate
Winters in the landlocked country are fairly cold, dry and sunny, while summers are pleasantly warm

Stephen Moss

04, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: Zimbabwe’s warm and equable climate
Lying mainly at an altitude of 1,000-2,000 metres, the country has three distinct seasons

Stephen Moss

28, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: landlocked, lofty Zambia’s high seasons
Top temperatures in the capital range from 24C to 31C in the daytime and are in the mid-teens at night

Stephen Moss

18, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The mute swan – loved, a little feared … and not so silent
They are Britain’s largest bird and, flying overhead, Theroux described them as sounding like ‘a couple making love in a hammock’

Stephen Moss

08, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: humid climate of the DRC, the world’s lightning capital
Despite its huge size, most of the African country has an equatorial or tropical climate

Stephen Moss

23, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Ian Wallace obituary
Evangelising ornithologist who once had the distinction of having seen more bird species in Britain than anyone else

Stephen Moss

16, Nov, 2021 @4:39 PM

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Weatherwatch: varied Yemen climate brings drought and monsoon
The country has highest rainfall in Arabian peninsula, but in lowland areas severe droughts occur

Stephen Moss

13, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Britain loves swans. So why do we cause them untold harm?
These elegant birds have long held a special place in the nation’s heart and imagination. But now they are dying in untold numbers

Stephen Moss

06, Nov, 2021 @1:30 PM

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Birdwatch: winter brings razorbills out to sea to feed
Out of its breeding plumage, the striking black-and-white bird can be seen diving to catch fish

Stephen Moss

06, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Weatherwatch: the climate of the Windward Islands
The Caribbean islands enjoy dry and sunny weather most of the year but are vulnerable during hurricane season

Stephen Moss

23, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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