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6 Reasons Bees are Your BFF

You might not think of bees as your best friends, but it might surprise you how much these awesome insects do for you.

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Blanding’s Turtle Update: Getting a Helping Hand

Sometimes getting a little helping hand is all you need when you’re falling behind a bit, like when a teacher gives you five more minutes to finish a

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Barns for Barn Swallows

Imagine if you were a barn swallow, seems like it would be pretty amazing. You would have a stylish forked tail, incredible flying and singing abilities AND

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The Spectacular Soaring Barn Swallow

Barn swallows are amazing flyers. They dip, dive and dart with phenomenal speed and precision. Unfortunately, it is becoming more and more rare to see this spectacular display

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What’s Interrupting Beluga Whale Communication?

Has anyone ever tried to talk to you while you were underwater? It’s pretty tough to understand them right? Well it wouldn’t be if you were a beluga!

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Battery Blitz Mission

Calling all Earth Rangers! Your next animal saving mission has arrived. We’re challenging you to collect and recycle as many used batteries as you can. Keep reading to


Meet the Blanding’s Turtle Protectors

Earth Ranger Ashna chats with Julia, a researcher from the Toronto Zoo, to learn how the Toronto Zoo is helping to protect Blanding’s turtles. By collecting eggs from


Get the Buzz on Bees and Pollination

Earth Ranger Jovanna chats with Dr. John Purdy to learn all about the importance of bees. Did you know that without bees as pollinators, we would have a

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Beluga Whale Update: Searching, Spotting and Spying

Beluga whales are amazing marine mammals that have some pretty special skills like navigating by sound (“echolocation”) and incredible swimming and diving abilities. Even with such super


Western Bumble Bee Update: Managed and Wild Bees

Bees are a diverse group of insects. There are big bees, small bees, bees with stingers and bees without. Bet you can’t guess how many species of bees

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