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Video: Watching the Clouds Go By

Video: Watching the Clouds Go By

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 14, 2016 3

There’s a classic, late 1950s, Charles M. Schulz Peanuts cartoon about watching the clouds. In it, Charlie Brown, Linus and Lucy are lying on a little hill, looking up at the sky. Lucy says, “If

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Video: Watch as Elephants “Check In” at a Lodge in Zambia

Video: Watch as Elephants “Check In” at a Lodge in Zambia

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 31, 2016 23

The saying goes you can’t teach old dog new tricks. But what about elephants? When the builders of a five-star lodge in Zambia constructed their hotel over an ancient elephant path, they assumed the

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Video: Protecting Nature’s Cleanup Crews, the Vultures

Video: Protecting Nature’s Cleanup Crews, the Vultures

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 22, 2016 9

Because of many, current cultural biases around the world, vultures don’t immediately bring up in us feelings of empathy and likability. But they should. According to BirdLife International, vultures are the bringers of life—not

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Video: David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” in Space

Video: David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” in Space

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 21, 2016 1

Last week, English musician David Bowie died at the young age of 69. Whatever you think of his music, he was widely regarded as an innovator, known for the intellectual depth of his work.

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Happy Holidays 2015: Whales under the Northern Lights

Happy Holidays 2015: Whales under the Northern Lights

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 24, 2015 4

As we reflect back on 2015, we have to admit it’s been a tough year for the world. Biodiversity is being lost, droughts continue and wars go on. But there is also much to

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New WILDLABS.NET: Where Technology and Conservation Meet

New WILDLABS.NET: Where Technology and Conservation Meet

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 22, 2015 0

It’s easy to find recent examples of how technology has helped wildlife conservation. New electronic tools for detecting and preventing animal and plant poaching, artificial appendages and limbs, and GPS tracking have all aided

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