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Finding the Real Sea Monsters

Finding the Real Sea Monsters

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 8, 2011 1

Sea monsters are the stuff of thrilling fiction. From Jules Verne’s 1870 book Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea to James Cameron’s 1989 movie The Abyss, tales of what creatures lurk in our oceans

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Saving the Paper of Priceless Places

Saving the Paper of Priceless Places

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 1, 2011 5

Saving paper is probably one of your highest tenets, as someone who considers himself or herself a “conservationist,” as most Natural Habitat Adventures travelers are. You avoid unnecessarily wasting our precious natural resources. You

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Urban Coyote

Urban Coyote

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 27, 2011 7

Throughout human history, coyotes have been known as Creators and Destroyers, Tricksters and clever Simpletons. They are paradoxes on four legs. Perhaps the reason we humans can’t seem to neatly categorize the coyote is

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Coyotes and Badgers, Incorporated

Coyotes and Badgers, Incorporated

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 18, 2011 8

For much of recorded human history, whenever coyotes and humans have come in contact, it is the coyotes that lose—big-time. But unlike many species that have succumbed to extinction under a similar scenario, somehow

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Video: Owl in Flight

Video: Owl in Flight

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 13, 2011 16

Imitation, they say, is the sincerest form of flattery. And we humans have been borrowing behaviors from and re-creating the physical characteristics of animals to solve some of our thorniest problems since before recorded

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Are Canadians Nicer than Americans?

Are Canadians Nicer than Americans?

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 11, 2011 25

In the first few hours of my first day in the first country I ever visited, I was stopped on the street by a local man, who guessed by the camera hanging around my

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