Bad week for

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Fat fish

Big Rig, a giant carp weigh­ing 71lb 4oz, is dead. It suf­fered ‘an ar­ti­fi­cial feed­ing regime’, ac­cord­ing to the An­gling Trust, and has been de­nied a place in the Bri­tish Record Fish Com­mit­tee ledgers

Bri­tish but­ter­flies

Sir David At­ten­bor­ough warns that but­ter­flies face a crit­i­cal sum­mer. He’s launched the world’s largest but­ter­fly sur­vey, the Big But­ter­fly Count, in which the public can take part un­til Au­gust 6

Proper cup­pas

Some 165 mil­lion cups of tea are drunk in Bri­tain per day, but we’re wast­ing the flavour by not leav­ing it to brew long enough, say sci­en­tists, who ad­vo­cate a five-minute steep

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