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Videos: Watch as Robotic Animals Secretly “Spy” on Wildlife

Videos: Watch as Robotic Animals Secretly “Spy” on Wildlife

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 22, 2017 2

Camera traps, GPS tracking and radio-collaring are all tools that researchers have traditionally used to study the wildlife that shares the planet with us. But it seems there’s now another method—an ingenious one—that allows

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Golden Lion Tamarin Monkeys in Brazil

Golden Lion Tamarin Monkeys in Brazil

Natural Habitat Adventures December 24, 2016 0

I love monkeys. What can I say, I think it could be a genetic thing because everyone in my family seems to have a fondness for these creatures. So, it should be no surprise

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Five Awesome Family-Friendly Activities in Costa Rica

Five Awesome Family-Friendly Activities in Costa Rica

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl August 28, 2015 0

Costa Rica has long been known as one of the most amazing, exotic and pristine eco-adventure destinations in the world. From beaches to volcanic mountains, from misty cloud forests to tropical rain forests, it

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See Nature as If for the First Time

See Nature as If for the First Time

WWF March 25, 2015 0

We had just finished a wonderfully grueling hike in the Tiskita Jungle, located along pristine coastline in the southwest corner of Costa Rica within a 300-acre private biological reserve.  We sat under an almond

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The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver January 7, 2014 0

Our lanky teenage-looking pilot closed his eyes and prayed quietly before takeoff into the immense, emerald-green void of the Ecuadorian Amazon. His murmurs were indecipherable through the roar of the old rattling Cessna operated

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New monkey species discovered in Amazon

New monkey species discovered in Amazon

Wendy Redal August 30, 2011 0

Scientists have discovered a new species of monkey on an expedition into an unexplored part of the Brazilian Amazon. The monkey is a new species of titi, or Callicebus, monkey, and features different colored

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