Blue Planet 2: The Unique Marketing Opportunity for Nature

Yesterday evening I scanned my twitter feed with a smile on my face as I read through the hundreds, probably thousands of tweets in response to the final episode of the BBC's  Blue Planet 2. https://twitter.com/Amelia_Womack/status/939987884043628544 https://twitter.com/jonoread/status/939955913141706753 https://twitter.com/stephenfry/status/939955382822232064 https://twitter.com/Helbell13/status/939966318538870786 https://twitter.com/davetherave_23/status/939959963463700480 It seemed that in a single evening the BBC had managed to engage more people … Continue reading Blue Planet 2: The Unique Marketing Opportunity for Nature

The Martin Hughes-Games / Planet Earth Debate

I'm rather late to the party with this post, as several responses to Martin Hughes-Games supposed 'attack' on the BBC NHU's Planet Earth II have already been circulating around the blogosphere. However, before the issue passes from people's immediate (or at least secondary) thoughts I wanted to set out my position on the matter. I have … Continue reading The Martin Hughes-Games / Planet Earth Debate

David Attenborough’s message to the world in Planet Earth II

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8aFcHFu8QM Yesterday evening, I and millions of others watched the finale of Planet Earth II, the latest masterpiece to come out of the BBC's natural history unit. The subject focus was on cities and urban spaces and it was incredible to watch the ingenuity of many species which have adapted to this new human influenced environment. Despite the … Continue reading David Attenborough’s message to the world in Planet Earth II

The President of the United States of America meets Sir David

In case you missed it last night (assuming you are reading this from the UK or US - it is yet to be aired in Australia, the Nordic countries, Poland, Hungary, Turkey and another 40+ countries but will be in due course) I strongly recommend you catch up with the Obama/Attenborough interview. In an unprecedented … Continue reading The President of the United States of America meets Sir David