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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Orangutan Chief

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Orangutan Chief

Kendal Bower September 4, 2015 0

Every Friday we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a gorgeous close-up of a male orangutan in Borneo. Photographer Mary Fine captured this moment while

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Nature Paradise & Conservation Awaits in Borneo: Top Wildlife Photos

Nature Paradise & Conservation Awaits in Borneo: Top Wildlife Photos

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl August 18, 2015 0

Borneo, perhaps one of the last true nature paradise destinations, also happens to be the third largest island in the world and the largest in Asia. Located in Southeast Asia’s Malay Archipelago, this rugged,

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Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

WWF October 29, 2014 0

Wildlife reserves offer safe haven to some of the planet’s most vulnerable species and give visitors the opportunity to view them responsibly. Here are five of our favorites: Pacaya Samiria Reserve, Peruvian Amazon Where:

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2014 National Geographic Photo Contest Amazes

2014 National Geographic Photo Contest Amazes

Chris Miller October 27, 2014 0

National Geographic Magazine annual photo contest is under way again! Photographers can submit their stunning shots up until the October 31st deadline. Here are a few of our favorite wildlife photo submissions so far

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10 Interesting Facts about Orangutans

10 Interesting Facts about Orangutans

Tania Curry March 3, 2014 0

1.  Where do orangutans live? Orangutans are found only in the rain forests of the Southeast Asian islands of Borneo and Sumatra. They spend nearly their entire lives in trees—swinging in tree tops and

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Video: The Top 25 Most Intelligent Nonhuman Animals

Video: The Top 25 Most Intelligent Nonhuman Animals

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 9, 2014 17

I’m always a little wary of smart animal lists for two reasons. The first is that I know without a doubt that my greyhound, Chic, is the smartest dog in the world, yet greyhounds

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Wilderness Survival School for Orangutans

Wilderness Survival School for Orangutans

Lisa Poppleton July 31, 2012 0

A baby orangutan normally spends up to eight years in the full-time care of its mother.  She transmits to her young the skills vital to survival during the normal 40-year lifespan of an orangutan

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