Photo: Didde Elnif


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Environment Articles

This photographer spent 23 years capturing images of whales and dolphins and the result is incredibly beautiful

by Morgane Croissant

Finnish photographer takes unbelievably close-up pictures of wildlife and the result is beautiful

by Morgane Croissant

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Torres del Paine

by Tony and Thomas

Camping amongst the redwoods with Meg Haywood Sullivan and Charles Post

by Matador Media House

Dear travelers to the Sierras: Please don’t come until you’ve understood these 6 things

by Carrie Pritchard

12 images that prove Denali National Park should be at the top of your bucket list

by Morgane Croissant

These badass sharks were just discovered living inside an active underwater volcano in the South Pacific

by Cathy Brown

This video will make you rethink how dangerous sharks really are

by Morgane Croissant

The lesson from Yellowstone’s latest visitor death: Don’t leave the trail

by Matt Hershberger

Whale hunting in the Faroe Islands has received a bad reputation. But here’s what social media is getting wrong.

by Megan Jerrard

This video shows what would happen if the human race suddenly disappeared

by Emma Thieme

This man from a previously uncontacted tribe in Peru explains the trauma of being discovered

by Amanda Machado

This video gives a rare look into the wildlife of the Galápagos

by Blaze Nowara

13 whales washed up dead on the shores of Germany. What we found is horrifying

by Matt Hershberger

Stop trying to take selfies with wild animals. You’re killing them

by Morgane Croissant

This is how Namibia is nailing sustainable tourism

by Shannon Dell

Can you pass this tricky animal trivia? [QUIZ]

by Matador Team

Video: For the love of god, stay away from the wild animals in Yellowstone

by Matt Hershberger
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