It's all around us, even in us - and we are also a part of it.
From the tiniest microorganism to the tallest tree - nature is not just life, it's the soil, the air, the water, the minerals that surround us and make up the Earth in its totality. Biology but also chemistry, even physics relate to nature. Here's an automatic compilation of content related to nature.
The little Senegalese village of Dindefélo has taken its fate in its own hands by creating a nature reserve to protect the chimpanzee population living in the surrounding forest. They hope it's not too late to save the apes and that the tourists will come to see them.
The British government has been taking decisive steps towards taking Britain out of the EU. It's drawn up a parliamentary bill which, if passed, will allow it to invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon treaty starting the Brexit process. Since the referendum, the government has fought to control the timing and nature of Britain's departure, but the Supreme Court had other ideas. Stephen Beard reports.