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Video: Earth in Time-Lapse

Video: Earth in Time-Lapse

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 21, 2014 7

Described as “An around-the-world journey celebrating our sacred Earth; six-years in the making … seven continents … 24 countries,” Terra Sacra—the six-minute film that you are about to see, below—is an unforgettable, time-lapse journey

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Pallas’s Cats Migrating Upward, Now in Nepal

Pallas’s Cats Migrating Upward, Now in Nepal

Wendy Redal April 7, 2014 2

Pallas’s cats, previously only seen in the steppes of Central Asia, have been spotted in Nepal for the first time this winter. Images of the small wild cat – about the size of a

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Ten Interesting Facts about Bhutan

Ten Interesting Facts about Bhutan

Elissa Poma April 5, 2014 1

1. One of 43 landlocked countries in the world, Bhutan is about half the size of the state of Indiana. 2. The word “Bhutan” translates to “Land of the Thunder Dragon.” It earned the

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11 WWF & Nat Hab Travel Destinations Top the New York Times 2014 Bucket List

11 WWF & Nat Hab Travel Destinations Top the New York Times 2014 Bucket List

Tania Curry January 15, 2014 0

The New York Times published an exclusive list 52 places to visit in 2014.  Here are 11 of the destinations WWF and Nat Hab can take you to in 2014. #1 Cape Town, South

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In the Hall of a Mountain Cat

In the Hall of a Mountain Cat

Lisa Poppleton November 29, 2012 2

When I see this broad furry face staring straight into the camera, I can’t help but think of a wizened little mountain troll.  “What are you doing in my home?” it seems to say.

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WWF Provides Life Insurance for Snow Leopards

WWF Provides Life Insurance for Snow Leopards

Lisa Poppleton April 30, 2012 2

It is a conflict as old as the hills: the predation of domestic livestock by a wild animal and subsequent eradication of the predator by the deprived herder.  In this era of endangered species

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Bhutan Takes Measures Against Wildlife Poaching

Bhutan Takes Measures Against Wildlife Poaching

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 20, 2012 11

By any measure, Bhutan is a spiritual place, known for how it assesses the quality of life of its citizens, phrased as “gross national happiness (GNH).” The term, in fact, was coined in 1972

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Bhutan: Where Gross National Happiness Matters Most

Bhutan: Where Gross National Happiness Matters Most

Wendy Redal January 18, 2011 4

While much of the world struggles to climb out of a recession in which gross national product (GNP) is of paramount concern, the tiny kingdom of Bhutan is more interested in a different measure of

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