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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Polar Bear Strolling

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Polar Bear Strolling

Kendal Bower July 31, 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 polar bear out for a stroll in Canada. Photographer Nancy Keith Kelly came

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Photo Journal: Three Places To Still See Icebergs

Photo Journal: Three Places To Still See Icebergs

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 30, 2015 5

Icebergs, those floating carvings that rival any great artist’s sculptures, are enthralling. Because they move, tip, constantly change and evolve, they seem to be living, “breathing” creations. They become even more precious when you

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Making a Difference in the Galapagos

Making a Difference in the Galapagos

WWF July 29, 2015 0

Roberto Plaza always dreamed of living in the Galapagos. Three years ago he finally made the leap and moved his family from the city of Quito to the Enchanted Isles. And they did it

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Alaska’s Permafrost Is Burning. That’s Not Good for You.

Alaska’s Permafrost Is Burning. That’s Not Good for You.

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 28, 2015 5

Alaska is on fire. Even where I live in Wisconsin, I can feel it. A NASA photo shows that a plume of smoke from those northern blazes extends all the way down through the

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Zebras in Tanzania

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Zebras in Tanzania

Kendal Bower July 24, 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 pair of laughing zebras in Serengeti National Park. Photographer Barbara Hayton captured this image

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Video: Living on an Iceberg

Video: Living on an Iceberg

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 23, 2015 2

Last year, 2014, was the warmest on record since 1880, according to scientists at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. What is even more telling is that nine of the 10

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