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Sea Lions at Rest, Do Not Disturb

“Advice from a Sea Lion: Soak up some sun. Keep your whiskers clean. Spend time at the beach. Have a playful spirit. Make a Splash!” –YourTrueNature.com Landings from the exploration boats to the islands of the Galapagos are made by … Continue reading

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Biodiversity in an Amazing New Museum

If we pollute the air, water, and soil that keep us alive and well, and destroy biodiversity that allows natural systems to function, no amount of money will save us. – David Suzuki Our recent cruise through the Panama Canal … Continue reading

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All You Need Is Ecuador

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher What does it mean for a national government to actively support tourism? How does that play out, and what … Continue reading

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UNESCO and Timbuktu

“…from here to Timbuktu” Anonymous I had planned to write about UNESCO* this week, telling you about the great variety of places and cultural artifacts this arm of the United Nations protects under its World Heritage sites program. As with … Continue reading

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