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Crafty Caterpillar Puts Flowers on Back for Camouflage

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Photograph by HOPE ABRAMS (Hopefoote on Flickr)     The crafty little caterpillar above is known as a wavy-lined emerald moth or camouflaged looper (Synchlora aerata). It is a species of ...
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Flavorwire Exclusive: Alissa Nutting on Her Favorite Short Story - Flavorwire

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The short story can be a magical thing. It's a breath, a moment, a captured mood — or an entire teeming world packed into a few pages.
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Elsa’s Legacy: Backstory to "Born Free" Movie - Original Footage... The Lions Are Going.....

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NATURE PBS - FULL STORY Running Time 50:00

2010 marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of “Born Free” – a book and then a film that changed forever the way we think about wildlife. What has happened to lions since this story? What has happened to the people featured in the film? And what has “Born Free” taught us?... http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/elsas-legacy-the-born-free-story/full-episode/6200/

 

 


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The Week in Wildlife

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Another fine gallery at the Guardian. (New from @MarkCN: The Week in Wildlife http://t.co/kFJHk9B7DN)
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Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai unveils post-election plan

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Zimbabwe prime minister unveils pitch diametrically opposite to Mugabe policy (In a fit of optimism/delusion/dark humour-- #Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai unveils post-election plan
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Ladders for Voles—Plus 5 Man-made Wildlife Crossings

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The old joke asks, “Why did the chicken cross the road?” But in the world of wildlife conservation, the big question is, “How did the animal cross the road?
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Explore the ocean with Google Maps

Google Maps strives to provide people around the globe with the most comprehensive, accurate and usable map of the world - including the underwater world. Th...
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Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 173, Ian McEwan

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The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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USGS Study Finds Green Sea Turtles Are Utilizing Protected Habitat | Sustainable Products and Practices

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As Reported by April Flowers for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online According to a new US Geological Survey (USGS) study, nesting green sea turtles are (USGS Study Finds Green Sea Turtles Are Utilizing Protected Habitat

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Nature Writing for print and broadcast by Paul Evans

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Wildlife, Nature, Environment, articles, BBC Radio 4 programmes, writing & features - Paul Evans

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Reef Study Suggests Darwin Was Wrong About Coral Evolution - Huffington Post - Huffington Post

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Reef Study Suggests Darwin Was Wrong About Coral Evolution - Huffington Post
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Coral reefs are actually huge colonies of tiny animals that need sunlight to grow.

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A thought for wildlife rehabilitation center - Napa Valley Register - Napa Valley Register

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A thought for wildlife rehabilitation center - Napa Valley Register Napa Valley Register In the same issue of the Napa Valley Register on the editorial page, was another article entitled “Local wildlife rehabilitation center missing from Napa.” As...
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The Enemy Inside: Rhino's Protectors Sometimes Aid Poachers : NPR

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The defenders of Africa's rhinos are battling a well-financed and well-informed enemy. Poachers clear $40,000 or more for a single rhino horn.
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Rhino sale a secret affair - 313 lost to-date -...

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The biggest rhino sale in South Africa this year had the feel of a clandestine gathering yesterday as potential rhino buyers secretly made their bids - to avoid their farms being targeted by poachers....
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Elsa’s Legacy: Backstory to "Born Free" Movie - Original Footage... The Lions Are Going.....

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NATURE PBS - FULL STORY Running Time 50:00

2010 marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of “Born Free” – a book and then a film that changed forever the way we think about wildlife. What has happened to lions since this story? What has happened to the people featured in the film? And what has “Born Free” taught us?... http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/elsas-legacy-the-born-free-story/full-episode/6200/

 

 


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I met Joy and George Adamson when they visited our old family hotel on the shores of Lake Kariba.. and now my new title My Funny Africa supports the Born Free Foundations. See how you can help too.. all it will cost is a little of your time.. to find out how and to get your FREE copy CLICK HERE>>>

http://greernoble.com/invitation---non-fiction.html

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Cartoons Lead the Way From Humour to Dialogue - Independent European Daily Express

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Cartoons Lead the Way From Humour to Dialogue
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CANNES, May 20 (IPS) - By now, most movie fans know that American actor Leonardo DiCaprio was in this southern French city for the annual Cannes Film Festival.
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Are You Qualified To Discuss Evolution? | Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings

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The theory of evolution has alas, never been without controversy, largely as it appears, its conclusions are unpalatable to many. As a biologist, I'm often pretty enthusiastic about the whole theory of evolution thing.
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PCS 2013: Day 4 | To Fort Nelson, British Columbia #Wildlife

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Holey Socks! When we came up here three years ago, this leg of the trip we saw more wildlife than any other part – and let me say, it was a repeat performance. Just outside of town, we passed this ...
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Twitter / ilikefunnyshit: Dry humour at its best ...

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RT @ilikefunnyshit: Dry humour at its best http://t.co/OH4WAPQREo
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Critique Clinic with Naomi Blackburn: When Genre Fiction is a Bad Fit - Terri Giuliano Long: A Life in Words

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In her Critique Clinic, Naomi Blackburn discusses the dilemma of reviewing genre fiction that you tried on request and didn't enjoy.
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Monster radiation burst from Sun

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The Sun has unleashed the most powerful eruption - a solar flare - of 2013 so far.

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Fossils indicate common ancestor for two primate groups

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Find suggests Old World monkeys and apes diverged 25 million years ago.

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Cooler spring weather does not equal a cooling climate - EarthSky

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Cooler spring weather does not equal a cooling climate EarthSky Yet March 2013 (the most recent month whose analysis is available the National Climatic Data Center) was tied with 2006 as the 10th warmest March ever recorded – globally – since...

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Randall's Honey Badger

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Welcome to Randall's Honey Badger Channel! SUBSCRIBE NOW for even more of the Honey Badger's Crazy Nastyass Animal videos, stupid! *For inquiries, contact Th... (Don't B foolish, SUBSCRIBE 2 my @YouTube now & watch the magic!
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Q & A: Author, activist Eve Ensler, in Seattle May 18 - The Seattle Times

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