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The Heroic Age of Exploration and Our Not-So-Gutsy Times

The Heroic Age of Exploration and Our Not-So-Gutsy Times

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 16, 2018 0

Big dreams of adventure were not uncommon in the late 1800s and early 1900s, a time known as the Heroic Age of Polar Exploration. But one adventurer may have taken such aspirations to the

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Churchill – The Challenges of Climate Change and Remote Living

Churchill – The Challenges of Climate Change and Remote Living

WWF January 10, 2018 0

The arctic tundra was beautiful, especially in the early morning as the sun rose.  It sparkled and glittered in icy cold magic.  As each day progressed, it got colder and more frozen.  The wildlife

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How to Identify Tortoiseshell Souvenirs

How to Identify Tortoiseshell Souvenirs

WWF January 3, 2018 0

Hawksbill sea turtles play a vital role in the world’s oceans. They help maintain the health of coral reefs by removing prey such as sponges from the reef’s surface, allowing better access for reef

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Despite Cold Temperatures, the Earth Burns and the Arctic Is Lost

Despite Cold Temperatures, the Earth Burns and the Arctic Is Lost

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 2, 2018 1

It’s the day after New Year’s, and we’re just entering into 2018. In Times Square last night, according to the Associated Press, it was the second-coldest New Year’s celebration on record. The temperature was

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Polar Bears are My Spirit Animal

Polar Bears are My Spirit Animal

WWF December 27, 2017 0

This was my first trip to the Arctic.  Seeing polar bears in Churchill, Canada, was an experience far beyond my expectations.  The trip combined wildlife viewing, appreciation of the Arctic ecosystem and the effects

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Beyond the Stripes

Beyond the Stripes

WWF December 20, 2017 0

Tigers are inspirational. Their extraordinary nature and symbolism moves people to act and make bold commitments. In 2010, leaders of the 13 countries that are home to tigers agreed on an ambitious conservation goal:

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