Jonah Michael Ericksen

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Discover the Largest Subtropical Wilderness in the U.S.

Travel<p><b>Location: Florida<br>Established: December 6, 1947<br>Size: 1,542,526 acres</b><p>This is a place like no other. Established in 1947 to preserve the biological diversity and resources of the Everglades ecosystems, Everglades National Park protects 1.5 million acres of Florida’s southern tip. Most of the …

Florida

Sage Grouse Hunt Planned to Continue in Wyoming Despite Pending Endangered Listing

Greater sage grouse may soon be added to the threatened or endangered species list due to dwindling numbers across the West. While U.S. Fish & …

Why forest fragmentation risks mass extinctions

Much of the Earth was once cloaked in vast forests, from the subarctic snowforests to the Amazon and Congo basins. As humankind colonised the far …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

This is absolutely terrifying: “There are really only two big patches of intact forest left on Earth”

<b>(Mario Hagen/Shutterstock)</b><p>A new study uncovers the ruinous consequences, to plant and animal species, of our increasingly fragmented forests<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>March 23, 2015 6:03pm (UTC)<p>Can a forest that exists only in the spaces between roads and patches cleared for human settlement and agricultural …

Super-Rare Albino Tapir Photographed in Brazil

Weird & Wild<p>Photographer’s “heart skipped a beat” when he caught the piglike animal on camera in the Atlantic rain forest.<p>The animal was a local legend among the people living in a protected area of southeastern Brazil's Atlantic rain forest. They reported sightings of a pure-white tapir, a piglike …

Forestry

200 Light Orbs Captured in Single Long Exposure Sets New World Record

Did you know that there’s a Guinness World Record for the most light orbs painted into a single long-exposure photograph? The record was most …

Two Adorable Squirrels Take Photos, Play Catch, and Build a Snowman

Russian photographer Vadim Trunov recently captured a couple of adorable squirrels having some wintertime fun. Set in a snow-covered forest outside of Voronezh, Russia, the cute and action-packed photos feature the creatures interacting with some human-made things as well as playing catch with a …

Hands-on with RideON's AR skiing goggles

Google Glass may currently be on hiatus, but wearable tech for your face -- whether virtual or augmented reality -- isn't going away any time soon. …