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Five Nature DVDs for Holiday Gifts

Five Nature DVDs for Holiday Gifts

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 6, 2010 7

“Black Friday,” “Cyber Monday” and “Small Business Saturday” may be over, but you probably still have some names to check off on your gift-giving list. Below are my picks for the top five nature

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No Kid Can Resist a Mud Puddle

No Kid Can Resist a Mud Puddle

Wendy Redal December 2, 2010 1

Talk about something to make you smile on a Friday… Take a look at what happens when a young elk comes across an irresistible place to play!

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5 Reasons to Make Your Next Trip a Nature Vacation

5 Reasons to Make Your Next Trip a Nature Vacation

Wendy Redal December 1, 2010 2

Traveling in natural settings -- whether forests, mountains, beaches or canyons -- isn't just beautiful, it actually benefits your mind, body and spirit. Discover more about why travel among nature and wildlife is good

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See a Great Migration for Yourself!

See a Great Migration for Yourself!

Wendy Redal November 19, 2010 1

If you've been watching National Geographic Channel's "Great Migrations" documentary, you're learning a lot about one of the most amazing phenomena in the natural realm. But there's nothing like being there to witness migrating

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Choose to Champion a Chimpanzee

Choose to Champion a Chimpanzee

Wendy Redal November 15, 2010 1

While chimpanzees are struggling amidst declining habitat and bushmeat trade in central Africa, organizations like the Jane Goodall Institute and World Wildlife Fund are working to protect them. Learn more about how you, too,

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Wild New Wonders of the Amazon

Wild New Wonders of the Amazon

Wendy Redal November 1, 2010 1

Did you know a new species was found every 3 days in the Amazon rainforest in the past decade? The Amazon is the most biodiverse place on earth. Learn about some of the fascinating

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Adventure in the Ellipses: Elk

Adventure in the Ellipses: Elk

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 18, 2010 7

Ever since elk were reintroduced to Wisconsin’s Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in 1995, I’ve wanted to see them roaming freely in my home state. Last month, my dream was realized—twice. In September, I was fortunate

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Prairie Dogs: Lost Language Underground

Prairie Dogs: Lost Language Underground

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 11, 2010 9

Tucked away for centuries in a remote corner of northeastern India, a rare language lives. According to reports from the National Geographic Society, the language, called “Koro,” has just been “discovered” by researchers from

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