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A sea cucumber.

In mid-March my daughter found this creature while walking on the beach in Salthill, Galway. It was about 3 inches long. – Fran McCormack, Salthill, G(...)

How to handle a frog: don’t use soap beforehand. Just rinse your hands and leave them slightly moist. Photograph: iStock/Getty

My children were discussing whether you should touch a frog, as it was said that your hands burn its skin. Amy Walsh Barnatra, Co Mayo Frogs absorb p(...)

Kissing seals at a small harbour on the north Sligo coast spotted by Emer O’Shea from Ballyshannon, Co Donegal

We spotted this object on a high-up Velux window and thought it might be hibernating butterflies. Liz and Frank Butler, Naas, Co Kildare. They are (...)