Claire Buchheit

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City Kids Need Time In Nature Too, But They Aren’t Getting Enough Of It

We all know that it’s good for kids to get out into nature. People pen popular books like <i>Last Child in the Woods</i> about the need to get more kids out …

Cannibal Crab Has Eating Superpower That Helps World Domination

A cannibal crab’s unusual superpower is helping it take over the world. Scientists claim the green shore crab can breathe in food through its gills …

The 11 Weirdest Animal Stories of 2017

From cannibalistic chimps to a new species of purple frog, here are our picks for Mother Nature's best gifts of 2017.<p>Nature never ceases to amaze—and so it was in 2017. This year brought us shark-eating alligators, birds feeding goldfish, and a badger that buried a cow—all by itself.<p>So those of you …

This soul-crushing video of a starving polar bear on dry land shows how global warming is destroying wildlife

A video of a starving wild polar bear roaming around dry land looking for food has gone viral.<p>In the heartbreaking footage, taken in Canada's northerly Baffin Islands, the bony male polar bear slowly ambles along dry land.<p>Head down, he rummages in a nearby rubbish bin looking for food. When he …

Global Warming

The Mysteries of Life in the Amazon Jungle

<b>The Mysteries of Life in the Amazon Jungle</b><br>Story and photos by Debi Goodwin<p><i>An Amazon Basin jungle lodge excursion tacked onto an Ecuador trip as an</i> …