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Cruising for Moose in Maine

Peter Mandel | Posted 10.13.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It feels like we're flying all over the state of Maine -- and, at one point, we set down on a whim to taxi over to a village where a man sells us homemade root beer out of a refrigerator on his front porch. The only problem is that, although we swoop and dive, circle and fly, we just can't find any moose.

Fearless Moose Battles Two Wolves To Protect Her Calf

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

A game camera set up in a Swedish forest recently captured a life or death battle between two predatory wolves and a mother moose who does all she can...

The Most Beautiful Outhouse Ever

Millie Grenough | Posted 09.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Millie Grenough

Hike. Meditate. I didn't do either of them seriously until I hit my 40s. Still not "perfect" at either, but much less afraid of them now than I was decades ago. Yes, more skillful.

From Brigadoon to the Twilight Zone in Canada's Gros Morne National Park: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 9

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.01.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

A new group comes on, only 10 and all very ancient. The rain has stopped and the views of the little fishing villages, the green pine-clad mountains, the snow-streaked peaks and the reddish ramparts of the Tablelands are perfect.

The Writing Practice: Methodology and Camaraderie

Melanie Bishop | Posted 08.26.2014 | Books
Melanie Bishop

As for methods of getting work done, it's not that complicated. You can write, for hours and hours without stopping, even to eat, or you can write with breaks.

Vinland, or the Guy Who Pipped Columbus at the Post: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 7

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.28.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The Icelandic sagas speak of the epic journey from Greenland but for centuries nobody could identify the spot where young Leif and his crew set foot in what they called Vinland.

There Are Cars, Then There Are Cars -- When Fusion Means Confusion: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front, Part 6

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.27.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

OK, this is where the real fun starts. I'm in Deer Lake, western Newfoundland, where the province's only long-distance bus line takes a very distinct ...

WATCH: Moose Turns Sprinkler Into A Water Fountain

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.19.2014 | Green

Today's forecast calls for sprinkles with a chance of moose. The Mitchell family spotted this parched animal near Utah's Bear Lake earlier this sum...

To Cape Breton Island on Friday the 13th: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 5

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.18.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Except that today is Friday the 13th, we're about an hour out of Halifax, some sensor or other has started ringing like a telephone, the driver has pulled over and is in urgent phone powwow with bus HQ -- and he's blaming Friday the 13th for our miscarriage.

WATCH: Baby Moose Caught In A Gate Gets Saved

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 03.20.2014 | Green

When video uploader ShadoHHR saw two hooves sticking out of his fence and a distressed baby moose on the other side, he knew what he had to do. "Appar...

WATCH: 'You Wouldn't Believe I Just Got My Butt Kicked By A Calf Moose'

Posted 02.24.2014 | Green

Have you ever been beat up by an animal? One Maine researcher certainly has, and he captured the whole ordeal on camera. Wes Livingston, a researc...

Walking With Polar Bears: The Next Great Safari

Richard Bangs | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

Not many get to see polar bears in the wild. Most who do take a Tundra Buggy tour, riding in giant tank-like buses. Others see the bears from the decks of cruise ships plowing through the Arctic Oceans. But very few ever actually walk among the bears.

The Animals of Alaska, Fifth of a Few Journal Entries; Day 8

Ken White | Posted 12.15.2013 | San Francisco
Ken White

Docked in Haines (by far my favorite of the towns we've seen -- there's something a bit "Bay Area" about this place) we left ship very early and headed off on a flatboat to travel the several forks of the Chilkat River.

Moose On The Loose!

Posted 09.23.2013 | Green

We'd be a little shocked to see this guy when we were taking out the trash too. But Dave and Jan Cox got quite the surprise when they saw a young m...

This School Vandal Had Some 'Self-Image' Issues

Reuters | Posted 11.09.2013 | Green

OSLO (Reuters) - An angry moose, probably upset by its own reflection, smashed through the glass doors of a Norwegian school at the weekend. ...

Moose On The Loose!

Posted 08.02.2013 | Comedy

This moose running down the highway raises more questions than it answers. Such as, "Where ya goin', Moosey?" But you'll never see a man as excite...

Isabelle's Hot Lilies

Rich Wolf | Posted 09.16.2013 | Denver
Rich Wolf

On this adventure I was in hot pursuit of the elusive Glacier Lily (Erythronium grandiflorum). I figured that the best place to find them was near a glacier so Mandy the dog and I decided to head up to the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area to check.

My Summer Vacation: Tanzania or Maine-ia

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Randee Mia Berman

Don't know much about geometry. But I do know this: Summer = Vacation. It's a simple algebraic equation.

Boulder County's Moose Population On The Rise

The Boulder Daily Camera | Charlie Brennan | Posted 08.31.2013 | Denver

The largest wild animal to be found in the state of Colorado is making its considerable presence felt with increasing frequency in the western reaches...

WATCH: Tragic Battle Between Moose Mother, Wolves

Posted 05.09.2013 | Green

Sometimes Mother Nature is a cruel, cruel woman. In a heroic battle that spans 10 agonizing minutes, a brave moose mother takes on six wolves tryin...

Alaska Biologists Kill 17 Wolves In 'Predator Control' Program

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.07.2013 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

An aerial predator control program that began Saturday is standing down after killing 17 wolves in four days in an area surrounding two Northern Inter...

WATCH: Moose Chases Terrified Skier

Posted 01.16.2013 | Green

A clip of a moose chasing a skier in Vermont has gone viral on the Web, racking up more than 139,000 views on YouTube since it was uploaded in late De...

I'm With Stupid: The Real Mystery Meat in Your Veal Scallopini

Todd Hartley | Posted 12.26.2012 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Some years ago, I read a story in the local paper about how 11 moose were killed in Colorado that hunting season by hunters who thought they were elk ...

New York Interiors and Urban Exploring

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

"Urban Exploring" is sometimes thought of as some kind of elite super ninja activity; tinged with adventure, a sense of danger, and definitely some fl...

PHOTOS: Safari Adventures In The U.S.A.

iLoveInns | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
iLoveInns

If you have been tempted to go on a safari, but you don't want to leave America, here's the solution! Leave your passport at home and take a wildlife adventure tour at a bed and breakfast in this country.