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4 Reasons Why Adventure-Seekers Must Visit Greenland

4 Reasons Why Adventure-Seekers Must Visit Greenland

Derek Ward February 22, 2016 0

More and more adventurous travelers are beginning to discover Greenland, one of the most isolated and breathtaking places on planet Earth. The giant island’s vast Arctic landscape provides endless adventure opportunities for those who come looking for it.

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Could Biodiversity Keep Humans Healthier?

Could Biodiversity Keep Humans Healthier?

Derek Ward July 13, 2015 0

With an increase in Lyme disease in the U.S. this spring, ecologists are searching for ways to control the spread of the disease. Recent evidence suggests that a higher biodiversity within ecosystems may in

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Obama’s New Plan May Save Monarchs and the U.S. Food Supply

Obama’s New Plan May Save Monarchs and the U.S. Food Supply

Derek Ward July 6, 2015 0

Monarch butterfly populations have decreased so drastically over the past decade that a successful recovery is only hopeful. President Obama’s newly released national strategy, which has the purpose of mitigating honeybee loss, increasing the

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22 Stunning Wildlife Photos from Botswana

22 Stunning Wildlife Photos from Botswana

Derek Ward April 13, 2015 2

If you’ve never considered a wildlife safari in Botswana, these photographs are sure to convince you! Botswana’s vast wilderness is home to a mosaic of healthy ecosystems that have sustained healthy wildlife populations since

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New Hope for Monarch Butterfly Populations

New Hope for Monarch Butterfly Populations

Derek Ward March 2, 2015 0

Habitat for the monarch butterfly has rebounded 69 percent from last year’s dismally low levels, according to the Associated Press and the World Wildlife Fund. Last year was the lowest year on record for

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Rare and Adorable Spirit Bear Cub Spotted

Rare and Adorable Spirit Bear Cub Spotted

Derek Ward February 2, 2015 0

A rare species of bear was recently spotted teaching its young cub how to fish, says Daily Mail. These elusive ‘Spirit bears’ can be seen in British Colombia’s beautiful Great Bear Rainforest. Spirit bears, alternatively

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