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An Eclipse, a Sick Cat, and an Internship

The eclipse was a big deal all over, it seems, and for this I am happy. Maybe some children will get interested in science. Maybe some people will decide to look at more in the natural world and learn to love it and help keep so much of it from being destroyed. 761 more words

Cats

Man Stuck on Bungee Jump Ride Hangs Upside Down For 20 Minutes. Credit - Facebook/Mariah Barnes-Jones via Storyful

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North America

Who Shot Kukki Gallman?

I have just finished re-reading (for probably the 6th or 7th time) one of my all-time favourite books, “I Dreamed of Africa” by Kukki Gallman and posted a review on my other site  493 more words

Geoff Mosley: “Repaying my Debt – A Conservationist’s Tale”

Janine Kitson, Member of the National Parks Association of NSW

Based on the NPA course presented to the WEA, Sydney on 4 March, 2017.With special thanks to Colong Foundation for Wilderness. 1,559 more words

Nature NSW

John Muir Was Born on This Date

John Muir, a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher, and advocate for preserving the wilderness, was born on this date in 1838. California’s Muir Woods National Monument was named in his honor in 1908.

Philosophy

Clayton Lamb - Conservation Conversations

I’m back with another episode of conservation conversations. My interviewee this time is a population ecologist. He’s working on the limits to grizzly bear population growth in British Columbia (BC). 971 more words

Thatbiologist

‘Wasteland’ puts single-use plastic on the map - Surfers Against Sewage

This article has come directly from Surfers Against Sewage’s website, who we are collaborating with to help spread awareness of their Big Spring Beach Clean between this 3rd – 9th April. 383 more words