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Puma, Mountain Lion, Puma concolor, Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

Crouching among the low bushes near a hilltop, an adult Puma Puma concolor stares at us in the distance in the cold morning air in Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia, Chile. 85 more words

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2016 Mammals Team

We were very excited when we discovered that the Rainforest Team is adding mammal research to our project this year. We knew that our School had not done mammal research in a while and we were thrilled to get it started again. 537 more words

Do you eat instant noodles, margarine, chips or cereals? All these products may include palm oil. It can also be found in shampoos and lipsticks. One must be attentive when reading informative labels, because a vague marking of “vegetable oil” can also mean palm oil. 487 more words


Callithrix monkeys

Another from our time in the Abuko Nature Reserve in Gambia.


High-tech analysis of proto-mammal fossil clarifies the mammalian family tree

A new analysis of the jaw of Haramiyavia clemmenseni, one of the earliest known proto-mammals, clarifies the timeline of early mammalian evolution. Through high-resolution computer tomography, scientists from the University of Chicago, Harvard University and Brown University were able to examine the… 900 more words


RSPB Loch Leven 17 October 2015

Another belated post this one as a month has disappeared in a flash.

A trip to Edinburgh allowed us a day at Loch Leven NNR… 930 more words


Andean Huemul Deer, Hippocamelus antisensis

A female Andean Huemul Deer, Hippocamelus antisensis checks us out in the distance while feeding in the first light of day at the foothills of the Andes mountains near Putre, Arica, Northern Chile. 34 more words

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