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Sleeping with Trees Sleeping with Trees
Sleeping with Trees

Tree house hotels of the modern era bring all the fun and excitement you remember having as a kid and many add all the creature comforts you could ...

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Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning
Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning

Darrick Thomson, co founder of the Save Elephant Foundation, helped rescue a baby elephant last year who would later be named Kham Lha. A year late ...

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The Other Panda The Other Panda
The Other Panda

We all have come to know and love the large black and white Giant panda which is honored in such ways as it being a national symbol of China, the l ...

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Species Profile: Markhor Species Profile: Markhor
Species Profile: Markhor

A wild goat of Western and Central Asia with impressive corkscrew like horns that can reach up to 5 feet in males

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Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Singapore's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

The only island city-country in the world, Singapore has figured out how to make a large sprawling city seem somewhat wild and natural. Whoever is ...

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World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan
World Nomad Games - Kyrgyzstan

Move over Olympics, there are new games in town, or at least in Kyrgyzstan there is. The second official World Nomad Games was held in September th ...

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Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island
Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island

Few places on earth can match the biodiversity and rugged beauty of Borneo. The third largest island in the world, Borneo is home to some extraordi ...

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Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny
Japan's Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny

As Japan gears up for another year of hunting whales in the Southern Ocean, Sea Shepherd will once again attempt to disrupt any killing.

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The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight
The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight

We all know the horrible carnage taking place in Africa with the slaughtering of Elephants for their ivory tusks, there is however an equal or grea ...

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Chitwan National Park: Asia’s Serengeti Chitwan National Park: Asia’s Serengeti
Chitwan National Park: Asia's Serengeti

Chitwan National Park in Nepal offers wildlife enthusiasts an incredible playground, making it one of the best places to experience Asia’s mo ...

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Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning

Posted by on 12:22 pm in Asia, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 2 comments

Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning

Darrick Thomson, co founder of the Save Elephant Foundation, helped rescue a baby elephant last year who would later be named Kham Lha. A year later the elephant would return the favor when she thought her new friend was drowning.

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Sleeping with Trees

Posted by on 1:43 pm in Asia, Australia & New Zealand, Featured, Natural Living, North America, Outdoor Recreation, South America, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

Sleeping with Trees

Tree house hotels of the modern era bring all the fun and excitement you remember having as a kid and many add all the creature comforts you could ask for and more.

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Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Posted by on 9:40 pm in Asia, City Guides, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 5 comments

Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

The only island city-country in the world, Singapore has figured out how to make a large sprawling city seem somewhat wild and natural. Whoever is behind the urban planning of this city deserves the utmost recognition.

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Species Profile: Markhor

Posted by on 9:58 pm in Asia, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

Species Profile: Markhor

A wild goat of Western and Central Asia with impressive corkscrew like horns that can reach up to 5 feet in males

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The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight

Posted by on 5:33 pm in Asia, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight

We all know the horrible carnage taking place in Africa with the slaughtering of Elephants for their ivory tusks, there is however an equal or greater threat facing another species possessing “red ivory.”

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Thailand Legalizing Abortion for Zika Cases

Posted by on 5:27 pm in Asia, Featured, Natural Living, Outdoor Safety, Tips, & Gear | 0 comments

Thailand Legalizing Abortion for Zika Cases

Buddhist dominated Thailand has loosened its restrictions on abortion when it comes to babies that may have microcephaly caused by the Zika virus.

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Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny

Posted by on 4:51 pm in Asia, Featured, In the News, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny

As Japan gears up for another year of hunting whales in the Southern Ocean, Sea Shepherd will once again attempt to disrupt any killing.

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World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan

Posted by on 11:50 pm in Asia, Featured, Natural Living, Outdoor Recreation | 0 comments

World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan

Move over Olympics, there are new games in town, or at least in Kyrgyzstan there is. The second official World Nomad Games was held in September this year which saw some 2,000 athletes competing, representing 40 countries

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Chitwan National Park: Asia’s Serengeti

Posted by on 5:39 am in Asia, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 1 comment

Chitwan National Park: Asia’s Serengeti

Chitwan National Park in Nepal offers wildlife enthusiasts an incredible playground, making it one of the best places to experience Asia’s most iconic wildlife. It not only offers similar fauna to Africa, but also adds tigers and bears to the mix. The wildlife of Chitwan may be more elusive than on an African Safari, but it makes sightings a much more rewarding experience.

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The Other Panda

Posted by on 9:29 am in Asia, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

The Other Panda

We all have come to know and love the large black and white Giant panda which is honored in such ways as it being a national symbol of China, the logo for the World Wildlife Fund for Nature, and the leading star in films like Kung Fu Panda. There is however another animal which shares the Panda name and despite its name being Lesser Panda, it deserves just as much recognition and protection as its more famous counterpart.

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