Entries in wildlife (150)

Wednesday
Mar282012

Into the Wild: Animal Experiments Through the Ages (Graphic)

As we saw on Monday in ‘Into the Wild: Our Favourite Latin Animal Names’, the science community can be a strange lot! Today we take a look back at some of the most bizarre and shocking experiments conducted throughout history, all conducted for the furthering of science and learning.

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Monday
Mar262012

Into the Wild: Our Favourite Latin Animal Names

Today Into the Wild has searched out some of the most inventive and amusing taxonomic animal names out there – proving that scientists do have a sense of humour after all. With new species being discovered all the time who knows which celebrities will be next on the naming list.

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Thursday
Mar012012

Wildlife Film-making – No Time Like the Present!

To celebrate the launch of our amazing new wildlife film-making competition, today we feature a brief guide to getting started in this fascinating area courtesy of the Principle of Wildeye International School of Wildlife Film-making, Piers Warren.

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Tuesday
Feb282012

Into the Wild Archive: The Evolution of the Wildlife Documentary - Part Two

Today we republish the second part of an article which looks at the way wildlife film has changed through time. This second instalment considers the various directions taken by modern documentary makers, and what the future may hold for the genre. We also tell you more about our exciting new competition launching on Thursday. Get your wildlife film-making hats on!

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Monday
Feb272012

Into the Wild Archive: The Evolution of the Wildlife Documentary: Part One

We’re launching an amazing competition this Thursday. In collaboration with Wildeye, Wildlife-film.com and NHU Africa, we’re looking for new wildlife film-making talent. To celebrate, we’re republishing a two-part article exploring the history of the wildlife documentary, from its humble beginnings in the late 19th century through to the big-budget offerings we see on our screens today.

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Friday
Feb172012

Animal Survival: Crazy Defence Tactics

This week the Into the Wild team has been looking at some of the craziest and most entertaining animal behaviour out there. Today we’re checking out how animals get themselves out of sticky situations bringing you some of the top survival tips from the animal kingdom. So if you ever get yourself into a spot of bother, think what would the animals do?

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Monday
Feb132012

Into the Wild’s Animal Master Class in Dating

This Valentines Day, Into the Wild will be taking a little look at the true romantics from the world of wildlife. Today, however, is all about the lovers and sees us taking a few courtship tips from the Casanovas of the animal world. Follow these simple do’s and don’ts and you should be fine

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Thursday
Jan262012

Happy Australia Day

Nowadays, Australia Day is all about celebrating what's great about this beautiful country, with a public holiday full of ‘barbies’ and fireworks. So we thought we’d get into the spirit of things and tell you all about our highlights from down under.

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Thursday
Dec292011

National Park Profile: Swiss National Park

Having seen this beautiful region in a feature looking at Europe's best National Parks we were keen to find out more. We spoke to Hans Lozza of the Swiss National Park who told us all about the conservation efforts taking place and what you might find there.

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Monday
Dec122011

2011 Highlights: The Best of Into the Wild 

As we fast approach the end of what was an eventful 2011 for Into the Wild, today we look back on some of our favourite articles and features of the year. With plenty more to follow in the coming week, including an intriguing interview with celebrity vet and television presenter Mark Evans, we're sure you'll want to stick around for the rest of the year too.

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Monday
Dec122011

Photo of the Week

Today sees the launch of a brand new feature here on Into the Wild: Photo of the Week. Every week we’ll be featuring an amazing photo that we think you might just want to see. So be sure to keep an eye on the blog and let us know what you think of the images in the comments section.

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Thursday
Dec082011

Project Focus: Tanzania Wildlife Tracking and Community Adventure

Moving away from Fiji in the South Pacific, today we journey to East Africa to tell you about the amazing community and conservation work being carried out by Frontier in this beautiful part of the world. In this concluding day of our project focus week, you'll learn exactly what we've been up to on our fantastic Tanzania Wildlife Tracking and Community Adventure project and see what you could get involved in.

 

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Friday
Oct212011

AFRICA FOCUS: MADAGASCAR

Located hundreds of kilometres from the coast of Africa and separated from the continent by 165 million years of evolution, Madagascar is unique in its culture and biodiversity.

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Monday
Oct172011

AFRICA FOCUS: KENYA

In a week focusing on Africa, today we take you on a whistle-stop tour of beautiful Kenya and all it has to offer the curious traveller.

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Thursday
Sep292011

TOP FIVE: FRONTIER PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES

Continuing our week-long theme of wildlife photography, today we are looking at the top five photo opportunities on Frontier’s own projects.

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