Ningaloo Reef, Coral Bleaching, and Red Kangaroos in Western Australia

Here’s a 7 1/2 minute video post about our visit to Cape Range National Park and the Ningaloo Reef, in Western Australia.  We had our first exposure to the “outback,”explored some beautiful gorges, saw some really unique wildlife, and did some fabulous snorkeling.  We also learned about the impacts of climate change on coral reefs, Read More

Galapagos, El Niño, and Climate Change

In our previous post we talked about human impacts on the Galapagos.  There is one more human impact that we’ll discuss in this post and that is climate change.  Climate change is being caused by the increasing amounts of greenhouse gases humans are putting in the air.  The most common greenhouse gas is carbon dioxide, Read More

Galapagos Animals – Video

In this post, we figured we’d try doing a video post. We did several classroom presentations during our 2-week Thanksgiving break in Minnesota, and in those presentations we talked a lot about the Galapagos. So we’re using some of the material we developed and turning this post into a video (it is about 9 1/2 Read More