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Natural Treasure Discovered in the Himalayas

Natural Treasure Discovered in the Himalayas

Wendy Redal September 25, 2009 0

Just as an amateur explorer with a metal detector recently found an astonishing hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold and silver in England’s Midlands, scientists have discovered a biological treasure trove in the Eastern Himalayas.  More

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The Fierce Passion of Georgians

The Fierce Passion of Georgians

Natural Habitat Adventures September 22, 2009 1

This travel tale was written by Don Martinson, Nat Hab’s Director of Travel Industry Relations Having just returned from a 2 week trek in the Caucasus Mountains of the Republic of Georgia – known

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Behind the Lens: Preparing to Take Photos on a Wildlife Tour

Behind the Lens: Preparing to Take Photos on a Wildlife Tour

Elissa Poma September 21, 2009 1

This is the first in an occasional series about nature and wildlife photography. One of the biggest shames that professional photographer Steven Morello sees time and time again on nature tours is a traveler forgetting—accidentally

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The Best of Antarctica, for the Lowest Price!

The Best of Antarctica, for the Lowest Price!

Megan Koelemay September 15, 2009 4

Antarctica is filled with myriad stunning landscapes, and there are almost just as many deals and discounts available on Antarctic expeditions! We've provided you with a list of deals on a select group of

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Gulf Sea Turtles Gain Protection with New Fishing Regs

Gulf Sea Turtles Gain Protection with New Fishing Regs

Wendy Redal September 4, 2009 0

Marine turtles are among the world’s most threatened, but one piece of good news has emerged for loggerhead turtles in the Gulf of Mexico

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A Photo Made Me Do It

A Photo Made Me Do It

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 2, 2009 9

I once traveled 5,500 miles from home because of a photograph. I saw it by chance one late fall afternoon, while skimming through a tour-company catalog that had just arrived in my mailbox. Walking

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