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American robin flies 3,220 kilometres from Alberta to breed in Alaska

A common orange-breasted songbird often seen tugging earthworms out of the ground in Alberta yards has provided a “gee-whiz” moment for scientists involved in a decade-long study on animal movements. 539 more words

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Hello, bear! Remote cameras effectively monitoring grizzly bears in mountain parks

Research shows the network of remote cameras set up throughout the Rockies is effectively monitoring grizzly bears in the national parks.

In a paper for the September issue of… 587 more words

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Montana women's basketball coach Robin Selvig retires

MISSOULA, Mont.  — Montana women’s basketball coach Robin Selvig announced his retirement Wednesday after 38 years at the school.

Selvig, who turns 64 next month, announced the decision on the university’s website, saying he will be at the school until the end of August. 617 more words

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American universities said "unqualified" - which a German university ignored - and he overturned 150 years of Biology

Click to enlargeConor Lawless

In 1995, if you had told Toby Spribille that he’d eventually overthrow a scientific idea that’s been the stuff of textbooks for 150 years, he would have laughed at you.

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Hello again

It’s been a while. Turns out that grad school takes up an inordinate amount of time. Who would have guessed? But, I’m done! I’m the proud new owner of a… 218 more words


New study deems river floodplains 'most important feature in the mountain landscapes'

North America’s river valleys — including the Bow, Oldman, Red Deer and Athabasca rivers in Alberta — provide some of the most important habitat for fish, birds, and mammals such as grizzly bears and wolves, a new study suggests. 660 more words

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Missoula to Berlin: The Field Experience

Today in Berlin, a new piece of journalism was born. Maybe that doesn’t qualify as news, but if you had the chance to be there at the birth, you might share my appreciation. 454 more words