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Island of Marvels: Madagascar – The greatest biological hotspot on the planet.

When I normally write about specific species, or even my diary entries for popular media articles, I normally have to stick to quite a strict word count limit. 826 more words


Nigeria removed from list of polio-endemic countries

Nigeria has reached a major polio “milestone” and has been removed from the list of polio-endemic countries after a year of not reporting a single case of wild polio. 355 more words

Malama Monk Seal Voyage #5: Laysan

I was walking on the leeward side of Laysan Island, over 900 miles northwest of Honolulu, when Megan, one of the remote field campers with the Hawaiian Monk Seal Research Program approached me. 872 more words

Hawaiian Monk Seal