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Video: Piper, the Airport Runway Dog

Video: Piper, the Airport Runway Dog

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 26, 2016 1

For travelers, wildlife strikes to airplanes are no laughing matter. According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the number of wildlife strikes to civil aircraft annually has increased 7.4-fold: from 1,851 in 1990 to

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Five Live Critter Cams for Summer Viewing

Five Live Critter Cams for Summer Viewing

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 12, 2016 Comments Off on Five Live Critter Cams for Summer Viewing

We just passed the unofficial middle of summer, July 4. With that marker comes a usual complaint: there’s nothing to watch on TV. But now that most regular programs are on hiatus, I’ve found

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Video: A Traveler’s Crafty Revenge on Loud Cell Phone Users

Video: A Traveler’s Crafty Revenge on Loud Cell Phone Users

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 7, 2016 Comments Off on Video: A Traveler’s Crafty Revenge on Loud Cell Phone Users

Lately, it seems as if we’re encountering more and more bad behavior when we travel. And one of the most annoying habits people engage in that we’ve all had to endure at one time

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Video: Could a Parrot Be a Credible Murder Trial Witness?

Video: Could a Parrot Be a Credible Murder Trial Witness?

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 23, 2016 Comments Off on Video: Could a Parrot Be a Credible Murder Trial Witness?

We’re always delighted when we find evidence of extreme intelligence in the “others,” such as when we learn that crows crack nuts open by using passing cars and gorillas dismantle snares to thwart poachers.

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Father’s Day 2016: My Dad Always Said, “Leave a Place Better than You Found It”

Father’s Day 2016: My Dad Always Said, “Leave a Place Better than You Found It”

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 9, 2016 2

Father’s Day is June 19 this year; and although my father is no longer with us, every year on this special day I reflect on some of the many things he taught and told me.

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Videos: National Parks Embrace Zero Waste

Videos: National Parks Embrace Zero Waste

Candice Gaukel Andrews May 26, 2016 Comments Off on Videos: National Parks Embrace Zero Waste

Simply defined, zero waste is a goal where all discarded materials become resources for others to use. It eliminates all discharges to air, land or water that are a threat to animal, human, plant

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