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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Back Off!

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Back Off!

Kendal Bower January 29, 2016 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week, we chose Richard Nickel’s photo – “Back Off!” A group of zebras, known as

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Up in the Air

Up in the Air

WWF January 27, 2016 0

While visiting the tiny little village of Churchill with WWF & Natural Habitat Adventures, we were lucky enough to witness a “polar bear lift,” a critical tool in the polar bear conservation toolbox—and one

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Dogs May Be Our Best Conservation Aids

Dogs May Be Our Best Conservation Aids

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 26, 2016 25

Radio collars, GPS tracking devices and remote-controlled drones—when it comes to monitoring wildlife, it’s easy to get caught up in high-tech devices. It turns out, however, that our best tool for endangered species conservation

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Machu Picchu’s Best Kept Secrets

Machu Picchu’s Best Kept Secrets

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl January 25, 2016 0

Sitting proudly at the top the bucket list of anyone who loves to travel, Machu Picchu – the “Lost City of the Incas” – is one of the most spectacular ancient ruins in all of

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Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park – The Best in Nature and Scenery

Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park – The Best in Nature and Scenery

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl January 23, 2016 Comments Off on Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park – The Best in Nature and Scenery

I remember the first time I saw a grizzly bear in the wild—it was while guiding a group of travelers on an incredible hiking and biking trip through one of the most spectacularly scenic

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Curiosity!

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Curiosity!

Kendal Bower January 22, 2016 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week, we chose Carol Griffiths’ photo – “Curiousity!” Carol Griffiths came upon this den of

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Video: David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” in Space

Video: David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” in Space

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 21, 2016 1

Last week, English musician David Bowie died at the young age of 69. Whatever you think of his music, he was widely regarded as an innovator, known for the intellectual depth of his work.

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Finding Family Among Fellow Travelers in Alaska

Finding Family Among Fellow Travelers in Alaska

WWF January 20, 2016 5

“We’re going on a bear hunt. We’re going to catch a big one. What a beautiful day. We’re not scared.” – We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, by Michael Rosen & Helen Oxenbury I have

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