Amy Beagles

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Two Leopard Sisters Mate with Same Male in Rare Video

In this rare sighting, a male leopard is mating with two females who are sisters. Leopards are solitary, territorial animals—so sharing a mate in …

American woman pictured posing with dead 'rare' giraffe she shot in South Africa sparks outrage

Photos of an American hunter posing with the dead body of a "rare" black giraffe she had just killed during a hunt in South Africa have sparked outrage.<p>The pictures emerged after they were posted on Twitter by the South Africa-based <i>AfricLand Post</i> website. Accompanying the post, which shows two …

South Africa

Moscow runs low on beer necessities for thirsty World Cup fans

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Beer-guzzling soccer fans risk drinking parts of Moscow dry, with some bars and restaurants in the Russian capital saying they are running low and having to wait longer than usual for fresh supplies.<p>Moscow has been transformed by the World Cup, with singing, chanting and …

Rare White Lion Cub Seen in South Africa

An expert weighs in to clear up misconceptions about white lions.<p>On March 5, wildlife guides at the Ngala Private Game Reserve in South Africa stumbled upon an unusual sight—a white lion cub in the wild.<p>According to Lyle Bruce McCabe, a field guide at the reserve, he was watching a male lion …

Fantastic beasts: everything you need to know about conservation studies

The conservation sector requires postgrads with passion, curiosity and a commitment to science<p>Giving a new tamarin monkey a health check or investigating why a gemsbok died are some of the more hands-on activities on the MSc in wild animal health at the Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of …

Mirrors have revealed something new about manta rays – and it reflects badly on us

As a shark biologist, I enjoy nothing more than going scuba diving with sharks in the wild. However, I realise it’s an immense privilege to do this as part of my work – and that for the vast majority of people experiencing the underwater world in such a way is simply not possible.<p>Nevertheless, even …

Manta Rays

You can holiday for free in a luxury lodge in South Africa – as long as you look after two dogs

What could be more perfect than getting a free holiday in an exotic location while spending time with two adorable dogs?Well, this dream situation …

World’s last male northern white rhino is sick: ‘We do not want him to suffer’

The only male northern white rhino left in the world is sick.<p>The 45-year-old rhino named Sudan was diagnosed with an infection in his right leg last …

18 Images That Anyone Who Deals With Anxiety Will Relate To

It's a comforting feeling to know that there are people out there who just <i>get</i> you. When I stumbled upon Janie Stapleton's artwork about anxiety, it was like she was reading my mind (which, to be honest, is a pretty hectic place). She shared her comics on Bored Panda, and included a note about her …

Here Are 5 Mysterious Artifacts Which Date Back Millions Of Years

<b>Technically speaking, these artifacts should not exist, and according to mainstream science, they don’t. Yet all around the globe, a set of enigmatic</b> …

North Pole surges above freezing in the dead of winter, stunning scientists

The sun won’t rise at the North Pole until March 20, and it’s normally close to the coldest time of year, but an extraordinary and possibly historic thaw swelled over the tip of the planet this weekend. Analyses show that the temperature warmed to the melting point as an enormous storm pumped an …

Global Warming

Grieving lioness adopts abandoned springbok fawn

US photographer Gordon Donovan has recorded extraordinary scenes of a lioness tenderly licking, cradling and protecting an abandoned springbok fawn …

What Was This 2,000-Year-Old Parrot Mummy Doing in Mexico?

As the oldest known macaw mummy in the world, the find could give insights on trade between present-day Southwest U.S. and Mexico.<p>In 2016, a rancher living about 300 miles south of the Texas border was doing construction on his property. His goal was to level a cave, so he brought in some workers …

Why I Don't Scout Locations as a Landscape Photographer

Most landscape photographers argue that scouting locations ahead of time creates the best final product. I beg to differ.<p>Scouting a location — often …

Where narwhals like to hang out

Narwhals are among the ocean’s most elusive creatures. But new research may shed light on where these enigmatic marine mammals like to …

Steer Clear of these 5 Beginner’s Backpacking Blunders

When the nights are warmer, the days longer, and the camping gear begins to beckon, start to plan your first summer getaway. Car camping is great …

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The CIA operative’s guide to safe travel

Like many of you, I’ve had my fair share of foreign and domestic travel. The world is on edge today with the anticipation of another terrorist …

The Inuit Woman Who Survived the Arctic Alone

Except for the polar bears, a corpse, and a small house cat named Vic, Ada Blackjack found herself alone on Wrangel Island in late June 1923. Nearly two years had passed since a schooner dropped her off with four young white explorers who intended to claim the Arctic isle for the British.<p>Blackjack, …