Posts Tagged "environment"

Why ospreys?

Posted on Mar 30, 2015 | 0 comments

Why ospreys?

As my story developed, I watched my characters discover their own concerns reflected in the lives and habits of the ospreys; my fictional people, I found, were taking comfort, gaining perspective and learning lessons about their own lives through watching and trying to protect these incredible birds.

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Eagle- and osprey-peeping: not just for the nosy

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 | 0 comments

Eagle- and osprey-peeping: not just for the nosy

A small, fuzzy and slow-moving bald eagle chick hatched from an egg early this morning in a high-up nest somewhere in Pennsylvania.

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Should we bring back the woolly mammoth?

Posted on Mar 4, 2014 | 0 comments

Should we bring back the woolly mammoth?

De-extinction. Sounds like science fiction, right? But according to a recent New York Times Magazine article, a whole slew of people are working to bring back extinct species, from the auk to the passenger pigeon to an Australian frog.
Oh yes, and the woolly mammoth. Jurassic Park, anyone?

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