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Traveler Story: Beluga Whales in Churchill, Canada

Traveler Story: Beluga Whales in Churchill, Canada

Natural Habitat Adventures February 8, 2018 1

“Lois and I had a marvelous time on this trip. And as is our usual practice, Lois wrote a journal of our experiences and I made a series of videos and published my photos

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The Skeleton Coast, Namibia

The Skeleton Coast, Namibia

WWF February 7, 2018 0

Few tourists have ever ventured here. It is a place famous for whale bones, lions, fur seals, and ship wrecks. The Skeleton Coast is unusually beautiful and getting there is the adventure of a

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Videos: The Sun Bear, “He Who Likes to Sit High”

Videos: The Sun Bear, “He Who Likes to Sit High”

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 6, 2018 0

It’s ironic that an animal whose name includes the word sun would be a creature of the night. But once darkness descends, the Malayan sun bear (Helarctos malayanus)—the smallest member of the bear family—lumbers

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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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East of the Sun, West of the Moon: The Folklore of Arctic Animals

East of the Sun, West of the Moon: The Folklore of Arctic Animals

Emily Goodheart Kautz February 3, 2018 0

                      In the far North, the aurora borealis shimmers and blazes, in bright contrast with a frozen, white world below. But life can be

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Howling

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Howling

Kendal Bower February 2, 2018 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a howling wolf. Photographer Stacy Howell was photographing wolves in Yellowstone when

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