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A riot of color

There are many things I admire about my mother, who turned 85 last month. Among them is her insatiable curiosity about the world around her, and her desire to be learning new things on a daily basis. 642 more words

Beauty In Nature

Current mass extinction event first since age of the dinosaurs

Scientists say Earth is undergoing its first mass extinction event, the first in 65 million years, and could be considered only the sixth in the last half-a-billion years. 144 more words


Endangered Species: False Unicorn Profile

Chamaelirium lutetium

Also, Known As:

  • Blazing Star
  • Devil’s Bit
  • False Unicorn
  • Helonias Root

During the colonial period in North America, people used false unicorn, also known as Liatris (botanical name Chamaelirium lutetium) as a medicinal herb. 1,828 more words

Home Remedies

Animal cruelty is against the law in Wisconsin: Tips for reporting suspected violators...

Wisconsin wolf Advocates here’s what to do when you find videos on Facebook of suspected violations of animal cruelty…

First, know that Wolves in Wisconsin are protected on the Endangered Species List. 534 more words

Asian Elephant Encounter...

As the SUV chugged slowly through the meandering paths of the forest, I craned my head out to catch a glimpse of any wild animal. The wildest animal so far was my fifteen-year-old.

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Step Up To Save Elephants From Poachers...

© Mark Drury Photography (@markjdrury) Vancouver, BC, March 14, 2018 – The poaching of elephants has reached unprecedented levels, threatening their very survival. In the face of this crisis, Elephanatics, a Vancouver elephant advocacy non-profit group, claims Canada is not supporting the worldwide initiative to save both African and Asian elephants.

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Meerkat, one of the best known Mongoose Species!

Suricata suricatta The Meerkat, or Suricate, is one of the best known mongoose species, thanks to the lovable character Timon in Disney’s The Lion King and the long-running documentary Meerkat Manor on Animal Planet.

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