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Pygmy Marmoset: Cutest Animal Ever?

Pygmy Marmoset: Cutest Animal Ever?

Wendy Redal December 16, 2010 8

Smaller than a human finger when born, pygmy marmosets are so itty-bitty they will fit in the palm of your hand when full-grown. The world's tiniest monkeys are as fascinating as they are endearing.

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Adventuring in Antarctica with Journalist Susan Moran

Adventuring in Antarctica with Journalist Susan Moran

Wendy Redal December 13, 2010 1

Follow along with science journalist Susan Moran as she gets an earful from an elephant seal, learns to tell penguins apart, and takes an ocean swim -- without a dry suit! -- surrounded by

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Eating Goose Eggs and Other Culinary Adventures

Eating Goose Eggs and Other Culinary Adventures

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 13, 2010 6

The statistics regarding a worldwide climate trend toward global warming and the resultant loss of biodiversity are alarming—and attention getting, to say the least. Most of us have heard the often-quoted statement that the

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Predator vs. Prey: An Extraordinary Moment on Film

Predator vs. Prey: An Extraordinary Moment on Film

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 9, 2010 1

When the nature series Planet Earth premiered on TV in the United States in 2007, it featured groundbreaking photography, such as this piece of film showing a great white shark catching a seal. This

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8 Affordable Gifts for Avid Adventurers

8 Affordable Gifts for Avid Adventurers

Wendy Redal December 6, 2010 0

Looking for a holiday gift for the adventure traveler in your life, or need some ideas for your own wish list to share with Santa? Start with these -- innovative gadgets and gear that

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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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