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Video: Iceland at Its Most Elemental

Video: Iceland at Its Most Elemental

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 22, 2019 0

There’s a myth that Iceland got its name because Viking settlers didn’t want people flocking to their verdant island. They wanted to make sure that their descriptor for the place would deter interlopers and

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Friends or Foe

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Friends or Foe

Steve Selden October 18, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a photo of giraffes in Namibia. Photographer Christine McCardle took this shot

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Grand Teton National Park Photo-Essay: from Marmots to Moose and Pikas to Pronghorn

Grand Teton National Park Photo-Essay: from Marmots to Moose and Pikas to Pronghorn

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 15, 2019 0

While there are higher mountains in North America, perhaps none are more dramatic than those in the Teton Range. Grand Teton Mountain rises almost 7,000 feet straight up from the Jackson Hole Valley, with no

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cuddly Lion Cub

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cuddly Lion Cub

Steve Selden October 11, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a photo of a lion cub in Zimbabwe. Photographer Stuart Taylor captured

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No Time to Waste: The World’s First Zero Waste Adventure

No Time to Waste: The World’s First Zero Waste Adventure

WWF October 11, 2019 0

Natural Habitat Adventures and WWF educate and inspire travelers to adopt lifelong habits to save treasured natural spaces and species. The light yellow curtain of early morning sunlight poured onto the still-dewy grasses in

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What You Need to Know about Carbon Offsets

What You Need to Know about Carbon Offsets

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 8, 2019 0

When Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg made a recent visit to the U.S., she chose to sail here by an emission-free racing yacht instead of to fly. She did what she felt was

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Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Courtney Nachlas October 5, 2019 0

When I’m not assisting Natural Habitat Adventures in making our company the most sustainable, epic travel company on the planet, I am also a student pursuing my master’s degree in conservation biology. Part of

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lazy Day

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lazy Day

Steve Selden October 4, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a photo of a lion resting in a tree in Africa. Photographer

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