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Lenin’s Kittiwake | Olaf’s Corner

Lenin’s Kittiwake | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver February 5, 2018 0

A black-footed kittiwake swooped in from the Arctic Ocean and landed on the bald head of Lenin, the Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist. Not in political defiance, but because the top of

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Hello, Nature! | Olaf’s Corner

Hello, Nature! | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver January 20, 2018 0

There is a story about the colorful character named Bob in the Broughton Islands. If you are lucky, you can see him for yourself. You just need to get into a kayak and go

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The Calm Before the Storm

The Calm Before the Storm

Natural Habitat Adventures January 15, 2018 0

From time to time, in the rarest of circumstances, we have the chance to stand between two windowpanes of existence. We have the opportunity to occupy a space, firmly planted between reality and a

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Plants and People: Moving to Antarctica for Good—or Bad?

Plants and People: Moving to Antarctica for Good—or Bad?

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 7, 2016 0

There are some new colonists ready to take over Antarctica. They aren’t human—yet. But an international study, led by the Australian National University (ANU), has found that several forms of marine life can now

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Cruising in Style in the Amazon: Must See & Do

Cruising in Style in the Amazon: Must See & Do

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl December 7, 2015 0

There is nothing quite like exploring the world’s largest and greatest rainforest than on a unique and intimate Amazon River cruise. Exploring one of the world’s largest tropical forest reserves on a once in

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Six Adventures that Will Make You Love Winter

Six Adventures that Will Make You Love Winter

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 10, 2015 0

According to Climate Central, an independent organization of scientists and journalists that researches and reports the facts about our changing climate, last year was the hottest in the past 135. Now, as we approach

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