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Big oil v orcas: Canadians fight pipeline that threatens killer whales on the brink

Conservationists say the proposed Trans Mountain Expansion project poses the greatest risk yet to a killer whale population on the edge of extinction<p>On one shore there are snow-capped mountains. On the other side loom towering skyscrapers. These churning waters off the coast of Vancouver are marked …

Extinction

Silversea’s Amazing Antarctic Animal Experiences

Silversea’s sailings to Antarctica present passengers with incredible natural vistas, as well as a number of unique forms of wildlife that call the …

Professor Captures Incredible Photos of Whales in Arctic Waters

Full of power and majesty, whales are favored subjects among wildlife photographers. As a professor of marine biology at the University of Tromsø and scientific advisor at the Norwegian Institute for the Study of Nature, Audun Rikardsen has an unparalleled view into the world of whales. In 2010, …

Nature Photography

Beautiful Animal Portraits By Sergey Polyushko

Animals don't have to slap makeup on or get their hair done to look amazing, they were born beautiful and will always look beautiful to our animal …

Rescue Kittens Take Flight in New Photo Book

The life of a homeless kitten can be tough, but thanks to California photographer Seth Casteel, some special rescue cats were given a chance to have …

Need a Spot for Astrophotography? Try These Incredible Destinations

For most of us, the lights of the city make it difficult (if not impossible) to see the stars in the night sky, let alone take high-quality pictures …