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De-Wilding: Top 10 Symptoms of Jungle Field Research Withdrawal

De-Wilding: Top 10 Symptoms of Jungle Field Research Withdrawal | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
By Ben Lybarger Above Photo: Madre De Dios River (Peru) by Ben Lybarger. For researchers and students returning from the field, there is often a short period of readjustment to “normal”…
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"Do What You're Passionate About"

“Meet Rebecca, who'll give you a bit of inspiration... Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/untamedbiodiversity ↓ More info and sources below ↓ This trip ...”
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Ancient but Strong: The Yagua Indians’ Traditional Ways

Ancient but Strong: The Yagua Indians’ Traditional Ways | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Amazon Workshops Student Field Reporter Project:  We’ve enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature t...
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Sharing Hands and Building Bridges: A Day of Community Service in an Amazonian Village

Sharing Hands and Building Bridges:  A Day of Community Service in an Amazonian Village | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Student Field Reporter Project:  We’ve enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature their posts, photo...
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Jungle Walks and Bottled Hope: Rainforest Ways

Jungle Walks and Bottled Hope: Rainforest Ways | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Student Field Reporter Project:  We’ve enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature their posts, photo...
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This is the latest post from our student field reporter who is currently in the Amazon with the Gunston School.  She's doing an amazing job of storytelling.  

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BirdSleuth Teachers Take on the Amazon Rainforest

BirdSleuth Teachers Take on the Amazon Rainforest | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
Meeting the howler monkeys was my trip highlight! I was amazed at the instant bond that was created with them. I also loved meeting and spending 10 sweaty days with so many amazing educators!
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The Maptia Travel Manifesto - are you in?

The Maptia Travel Manifesto - are you in? | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
Do you want to see the world? Follow a map to its edges? Let the journey unfold before you? Create your own version of the Maptia Manifesto and join Maptia's globe-scattered pioneers in declaring your love for adventure!
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Unplug: Turning Off Technology in the Amazon Jungle

Unplug: Turning Off Technology in the Amazon Jungle | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it

“Disconnected from the electronic devices that tend to eat up so much of our time and energy back home, our team of 28 citizen scientist volunteers reconnected with nature while in the Amazon--experiencing the various sights, sounds, textures,...”

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Reflections from our friends, Dr. Meg Lowman on her 2015 Citizen Science Expedition to the Amazon with the California Academy of Sciences

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Miracle Spheres and Paths Come Full Circle: Lessons Learned in the Amazon Rainforest

Miracle Spheres and Paths Come Full Circle:  Lessons Learned in the Amazon Rainforest | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Amazon Workshops Student Field Reporter Project:  We’ve enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature t...
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The Sake of Wonder Research and Peace on the Roof of the Rainforest

The Sake of Wonder Research and Peace on the Roof of the Rainforest | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Amazon Workshops Student Field Reporter Project:  We’ve enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature t...
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In the Land of the Living River: Arrival in Peru

In the Land of the Living River: Arrival in Peru | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
2015 Student Field Reporter Project:  We've enlisted the help of several students to share their 2015 Amazon experiences with us. Over the coming months we will regularly feature their posts, photo...
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Packing List: What to Pack for the Amazon Rainforest

Packing List: What to Pack for the Amazon Rainforest | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
If you're visiting the Amazon Rainforest in Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, or even Africa or Asia. This packing list will help you be prepared for the jungle!
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Great advice and a nice supplement to the packing list we provide to all of our travelers! 

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5 Amazon Rainforest Words to Know in Spanish

5 Amazon Rainforest Words to Know in Spanish | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
The Amazon is the world's largest tropical forest covering huge regions of South America. So what do you call the Amazon in Spanish?
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Visiting the Amazon Rainforest?

Visiting the Amazon Rainforest? | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
Visiting the Amazon Rainforest.
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Excellent overview of things to know before you go! 

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