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America's Wildlife Refuges Belong to All of Us

Jamie Rappaport Clark | Posted 03.29.2015 | Green
Jamie Rappaport Clark

The Obama administration's recent announcement recommending a wilderness designation for the Arctic Refuge's coastal plain says the administration stands by our nation's legacy of conservation stewardship of important federal lands over short-term economic profits, drilling and destructive development.

Obama plan to block ANWR development draws swift backlash from Alaska leaders

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 03.28.2015 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

President Barack Obama said Sunday that he planned to ask Congress to declare much of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness, including its...

Jessica Goodman

'Fancy' Dethroned As Song Of The Summer | Jessica Goodman | Posted 08.06.2014 | Entertainment

Sorry, folks, but summer is almost over. With just a handful of weeks left before Labor Day, the battle for Song Of The Summer is dead and buried. We ...

Things You Didn't Know About Reindeer

AP | DAVID MAC DOUGALL | Posted 12.21.2013 | Green

HELSINKI (AP) — Reindeer are featured on Christmas cards and in movies worldwide this time of year, galloping across the sky with Santa's sleigh in ...

The Animals of Alaska, First of a Few Journal Entries: Day 3

Ken White | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Ken White

Two long days, over three thousand miles traveled in three flights followed by five hours on a train followed by seven hours on a bus to what is literally the end of the road (there's a rather official looking sign saying as much).

Our Commitment to Boreal Forest Protection: Stronger Than Resolute

Todd Paglia | Posted 07.22.2013 | Green
Todd Paglia

While Resolute has proven unwilling to act in good faith, the other signatories of the historic CBFA remain committed to finding solutions for the Boreal. So am I.

Caribou Coffee To Close 80 Stores

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 06.08.2013 | Business

Caribou Coffee lovers may need to look a bit further for their caffeine fix. The Minneapolis-based coffee company said Monday that it i...

HuffPost Tastemakers: Steve Rinella Makes Caribou Bresaola

Posted 04.02.2013 | Taste

And it looks really good.

Reindeer Get Good News Just in Time

Dr. Cristián Samper | Posted 02.19.2013 | Green
Dr. Cristián Samper

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar has announced a management plan for the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPR-A) that balances wildlife conservation and energy development in the biggest public landscape in the nation.

Why Won't The Feds Protect Rudolph Anymore?

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2013 | Green

SALMON, Idaho, Nov 28 (Reuters) - The federal government on Wednesday unveiled its final habitat protection plan for the last U.S. woodland caribou,...

Radiohead: Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Ashley C. Woods | Posted 08.12.2012 | Detroit
Ashley C. Woods

Thirty minutes into Radiohead's two-hour-plus set, the British band's first Detroit performance since 1997, it hit me: for 15 years, I've been listening to the wrong bands. Radiohead has few, if any peers in a live setting.

PHOTOS: Reindeer Population Plummeting

Posted 12.25.2011 | Green

If Santa is ever in need of some replacement reindeer, he will have considerably less to choose from than he would have 10 years ago. The world's ...

Rudolph May Be Female (And Other Weird Reindeer Facts)

Mental Floss | Posted 02.11.2012 | Weird News

You surely recall the most famous reindeer of all, and the rest of Santa's reindeer, too. But other than their sled-pulling capabilities and discrimin...

Wolves, Caribou, Tar Sands and Canada's Oily Ethics

Chris Genovali | Posted 11.22.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

The relentless destruction of boreal forest wilderness via tar sands development has conspired to deprive caribou of their life requisites while exposing them to levels of predation they did not evolve with and are incapable of adapting to.

Radiohead Remixes: The Fourth Release In The Band's 'King Of Limbs' Series

Posted 10.12.2011 | Home

If you've been following this series of King of Limbs remixes, we've now up to 11. Radiohead released three more tracks today, which will be part of a...

House Rhetoricians vs. Santa's Reindeers

Subhankar Banerjee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Subhankar Banerjee

Reindeer are dying in large numbers all across the Arctic. If the actions of the House Rhetoricians are allowed to play out this year, Rudolph won't be here much longer to carry Santa around the globe.

The Sarah Palin Coloring Book!

Stefan Sirucek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Stefan Sirucek

Countless articles, books and television shows have pondered the strange case of Sarah Palin, but finally someone's captured her in the right medium....

Aaron Sorkin Misses the Mark on Animal Rights

Pandora Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pandora Young

Mr. Sorkin, that you would prefer an underpaid factory worker kill your dinner for you instead of doing it yourself does not make you morally superior to Sarah Palin. Killing an animal to eat is not a "Lottery-from-hell," it's the food chain.

Sarah Palin Claims She Hunts to Feed Her Family but Her Trip Cost $42,400!

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

That's mighty expensive caribou meat; in fact the caribou Sarah bagged on her reality show cost $141.33 per lb. She's not so self sufficient, as she makes out.

PHOTOS: From Wee To Whopping -- 7 Itty Bitty Baby Animals That Grow Up Big

The Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's hard to believe how little and cute these baby animals are. But it's even harder to believe they grow up to be so huge! Here are seven animals t...

HuffPost Premiere: Dead Confederate's "Run From The Gun," Plus Conversations With Tegan & Sara and Hayley Taylor, and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Phantogram And Caribou Worth The Ferry Ride To Governors (SLIDESHOW)

Jeff Owens | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jeff Owens

My first trip out to the "Gone To Governors" concert series went off almost flawlessly, a combination of unexpected bonuses that left people catchin...

Obama to open up 1.8 million Alaskan acres to drilling

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- The Interior Department is offering oil and gas leases on 1.8 million acres of Alaska's National Petroleum Reserve while pro...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Wolf Parade, Caribou, Siren Music Festival, Konono No.1

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance assi...

Alaska's Aerial Gunning of Wolves Should Be Grounded

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

I've always had a special feeling for wolves, even before I was lucky enough to spend several months at Isle Royale National Park in Michigan in the m...