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Sea Ice: Losing in the Arctic, but Gaining in the Antarctic

Sea Ice: Losing in the Arctic, but Gaining in the Antarctic

Candice Gaukel Andrews May 8, 2012 7

Cute, adorable animals are often used to garner support for environmental causes in places that are remote. After all, it’s hard to have concern for an area that is at the opposite end of

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We Have a Geo Quiz Winner!

We Have a Geo Quiz Winner!

Wendy Redal May 7, 2012 1

Michael Ferrara wins the Explorers' Corner "Where in the World?" trivia quiz!

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Where in the World?? Test Your Geo-Savvy & Win an Natural Habitat Expeditions T-Shirt!

Where in the World?? Test Your Geo-Savvy & Win an Natural Habitat Expeditions T-Shirt!

Wendy Redal May 3, 2012 10

Been to the Back of Beyond? Tackled the Ultima Thule? If you’ve traveled with Natural Habitat Expeditions, you might have! Because our whole mission is to unveil exciting and unusual destinations to travelers with

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More Penguins—and People—in Antarctica than Previously Thought

More Penguins—and People—in Antarctica than Previously Thought

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 24, 2012 5

There are twice as many emperor penguins in Antarctica than previously thought, stated the National Science Foundation in mid April. That’s certainly good news, as concerns about the effects of global warming on penguin

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Kayak With 70,000 Musk Oxen!

Kayak With 70,000 Musk Oxen!

Wendy Redal April 16, 2012 0

The gentle Thomsen River has no rapids to interfere with placid viewing of the world's largest musk ox herd - or other wildlife and Arctic scenery that makes Banks Island so captivating!

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Baffin Island’s Wandering Canadian Arctic Foxes

Baffin Island’s Wandering Canadian Arctic Foxes

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 14, 2012 3

An arctic fox off the coast of Baffin Island has recently proved that wanderlust isn’t restricted to humans. Apparently, this little canid—and some others of her kind—has a propensity for it, too. In spring

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