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Video: Rediscovering Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”

Video: Rediscovering Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 8, 2017 1

While cleaning one of my bookshelves yesterday, I found a copy of the children’s classic The Giving Tree. It’s hard to believe it’s been 53 years since author Shel Silverstein penned this now-famous work.

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Contrary World: Science Education, Pipelines and Wildlife

Contrary World: Science Education, Pipelines and Wildlife

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 7, 2017 2

Now, when I wake up in the mornings, I feel as if I’m just about to step foot into a truly either-or, binary-only, black-or-white, contrary world; a world where every advance forward in science

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Science-Based Conservation under Attack in 2017

Science-Based Conservation under Attack in 2017

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 3, 2017 11

We’ve closed the books on 2016. It’s natural to want to assess the past year, now that we’ve made it through to the end. In the past 12 months, there has been some significant,

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Galapagos—A Natural History Classroom for All Ages | Olaf’s Corner

Galapagos—A Natural History Classroom for All Ages | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver February 4, 2016 0

The whole family was already out of their berths at the rapid rise of the equatorial sun and their six-year-old daughter was on the aft deck, dutifully continuing her outdoor physics experiment. Stopwatch in

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‘Super Powers’ for Protecting Nature

‘Super Powers’ for Protecting Nature

Tania Curry March 19, 2014 0

Environmentalists around the world are putting cutting-edge technology to use on a daily basis. “New technologies have given conservationists abilities that would have seemed like super powers just a few years ago,” WWF Chief

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