Tag Archives: Yggdrasil

Mala’s White Reindeer

A rare white reindeer has been spotted close to a road in Mala, Sweden. Teacher Siv Piojo took photos of the beautiful and majestic creature while on holiday. She was returning to her cottage when she saw it. White reindeer … Continue reading

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Yukie Ota

A Peacock butterfly has been wooed by the beautiful sound of Japanese flautist, Yukie Ota. It settled on her face as she played ‘Sancan’s Sonatine for flute and piano’ at Carl Nielson’s International Flute Competition in Odense, Denmark. Unfazed, Yukie calmly continued her performance … Continue reading

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Yggdrasil Trembles

The British government’s emergency committee has met to discuss the potentially devastating impact of Ash Dieback. In an attempt to control the spread of the disease some 100,000 trees have been destroyed since symptoms first emerged in East Anglia last spring. Fears grow that … Continue reading

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The Tree of Life

A new movie by Terence Malick has launched at the Cannes film festival.  The Tree of Life stars Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain. Its one of the most talked about films at the festival. A short trailer features mysterious … Continue reading

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Snowmaggedon

On 7 February 1823, Charles Lamb’s journal records ‘a magnificent deep white snow’ to fall that helps demonstrate the true majesty of Yggdrasil and the diversity of life – represented by the difference between each and every snowflake, the 12 snow angels and … Continue reading

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