Explore presents Wade Davis on the Magdelena River

EXPLORE PRESENTS WADE DAVIS ON THE MAGDELENA RIVER

David McGuffin interviews author Wade Davis. “Colombia is a place where magic seems to happen every moment and I would argue that only...

Seismic trackers record 50 per cent drop in noise during COVID-19

SEISMIC TRACKERS RECORD 50 PER CENT DROP IN NOISE DURING COVID-19

When human activity came to a screeching halt this spring, noise attributed to human activity dropped more than 50 per cent. A recent...

 
 
 
The sixth extinction

THE SIXTH EXTINCTION

"It seems to me that if you wait until the frogs and toads have croaked their last to take some action, you've missed the point.” -Kermit...

Excerpt from Saved by Science: The Hope and Promise of Synthetic Biology

EXCERPT FROM SAVED BY SCIENCE: THE HOPE AND PROMISE OF SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY

Mark J. Poznansky is the author of Saved By Science. The future of mankind is far from secure. I am among many who believe that humanity...

 
 
 
Team Canada Adventure comes home 2nd in 'World's Toughest Race'

TEAM CANADA ADVENTURE COMES HOME 2ND IN 'WORLD'S TOUGHEST RACE'

Team Canada Adventure on a bike section of Eco-Challenge. The 2020 Eco-Challenge has returned adventure racing to the world stage...

Remembering former prime minister John Turner

REMEMBERING FORMER PRIME MINISTER JOHN TURNER

My first ever discussion with John Napier Turner took place when I worked for the Yellowknifer newspaper in the mid-1990s. I had heard...

 
 
 
Exclusive Q&A with Long Way Up's Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman

EXCLUSIVE Q&A WITH LONG WAY UP'S EWAN MCGREGOR AND CHARLEY BOORMAN

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman. With the world largely stuck at home, travelling digitally through Google Street View while sinking...

Wildlife quiz from Canadian Geographic

WILDLIFE QUIZ FROM CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC

This mountain lion photo is on the cover of our Wildlife Photography special edition. (

 
 
 
10 photos of the West Coast wildfires from the Can Geo photo community

10 PHOTOS OF THE WEST COAST WILDFIRES FROM THE CAN GEO PHOTO COMMUNITY

While wildfires rage on the west coast of the United States, Canadians continue to see the effects in their own front yards. Residents...

Excerpt from Slashburner: Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods

EXCERPT FROM SLASHBURNER: HOT TIMES IN THE BRITISH COLUMBIA WOODS

The helitorch didn't break down too often, but when it did, it was always at a critical moment. Once ignition has started on a block...

 
 
 
A river runs through it

A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT

Wade Davis is an anthropologist, ethnobotanist, photographer and author whose fieldwork has taken him to some of the world's most remote...

Cetacean seeker

CETACEAN SEEKER

To protect endangered whales, you first have to be able to find them.

 
 
 
Featured Teacher: Jennifer Leduc

FEATURED TEACHER: JENNIFER LEDUC

Jennifer Leduc loves to travel, whether it's for personal interest as a history buff or for professional development workshops, and...

Op-ed: The Amazon fires are back - and the consequences affect us all

OP-ED: THE AMAZON FIRES ARE BACK - AND THE CONSEQUENCES AFFECT US ALL

Forest fires continue to rage in the Amazonian rainforest. I remember the alarm I felt last year, waking up in a deeply remote forest...

 
 
 
Mapping Canada's 75 biggest islands

MAPPING CANADA'S 75 BIGGEST ISLANDS

The first exclusive wall map produced for sale by Canadian Geographic. (Poster: Canadian Geographic; cartography: Chris Brackley) Precision...

Did meteorite impacts help create life on Earth and beyond?

DID METEORITE IMPACTS HELP CREATE LIFE ON EARTH AND BEYOND?

Exploring the Haughton Crater. If you have ever looked up at the Moon on a clear night, you would probably have noticed that the surface...

 
 
 
The power we have to renew a world in peril

THE POWER WE HAVE TO RENEW A WORLD IN PERIL

Professor and author Thomas Homer-Dixon examines how society can respond positively to the global climate crisis in his new book Commanding...

Kahkiihtwaam ee-pee-kiiweehtataahk: Bringing it back home again

KAHKIIHTWAAM EE-PEE-KIIWEEHTATAAHK: BRINGING IT BACK HOME AGAIN

A Métis fiddler players in front of Sainte-Antoine de Padoue Church at Batoche National Historic Site, Sask. Surveying the deserted...

 
 
 
Long overdue, much welcomed: Two residential schools named National Historic Sites

LONG OVERDUE, MUCH WELCOMED: TWO RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS NAMED NATIONAL HISTORIC SITES

The Shubenacadie Residential School in Nova Scotia is one of the former residential schools being designated as National Historic Sites....

Natural Order: Edward Burtynsky's new exhibition unveiled in Toronto

NATURAL ORDER: EDWARD BURTYNSKY'S NEW EXHIBITION UNVEILED IN TORONTO

Natural Order , Grey County, Ontario, Canada Spring 2020. Photos © Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto Instead...

 
 
 



Africa unique travel experiences

For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

Unique Travel Experiences Offered In Small Group Travels

For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

Unique Travel Experiences Offered In Small Group Travels

For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

Sir David Attenborough's Insta page prompts call to action on 'Attenborough...

Sir David Attenborough's Insta page prompts call to action on 'Attenborough Day' from architect George Clarke

In three days Sir David Attenborough has gathered over 4 million Insta followers and one of them has a great idea to help the cause. Read more ...

Women of Influence finalists announced: Advocating for abuse victims helped...

Women of Influence finalists announced: Advocating for abuse victims helped Ranisha Chand heal

As a child, Young Leader finalist Ranisha Chand was shy. Now, she leads marches, and speaks out against discrimination, forced marriage and violence. Read more ...

We exercised all through lockdown, now Sport NZ is concerned we're not...

We exercised all through lockdown, now Sport NZ is concerned we're not getting enough

Sport NZ is urging people to combat Covid-19 fatigue by getting back into regular exercise. Read more ...

There are now just NINE countries where Britons can travel freely

There are now just NINE countries where Britons can travel freely

The list of countries that Britons can travel to and from without quarantine has been reduced to nine including Gibraltar, San Marino and Liechtenstein after more destinations... Read more ...

These RBG Halloween Costumes Pay Homage To Ginsburg's Legacy

These RBG Halloween Costumes Pay Homage To Ginsburg's Legacy

Though Ruth Bader Ginsburg costumes are a popular Halloween look each and every year, they've now also become a way to pay homage the Supreme Court Justice's legacy. Though I'd... Read more ...

The best VPNs of 2020

The best VPNs of 2020

If privacy and security of your internet use matters to you, read this article. Read more ...

12 Actually Good Beauty Products That Are on Sale Online Right Now

12 Actually Good Beauty Products That Are on Sale Online Right Now

Plenty of retailers are having sales right now - and if you do a little digging, there are some pretty enticing beauty deals to be found. Each week, I'll be rounding up my... Read more ...

Princess Eugenie is pregnant, Buckingham Palace announces

Princess Eugenie is pregnant, Buckingham Palace announces

Buckingham Palace reveals Princess Eugenie is expecting, with the baby due in 2021. Read more ...

Covid-19 is costing the Royal Family millions of pounds

Covid-19 is costing the Royal Family millions of pounds

A look inside the royal purse shows a potentially huge shortfall thanks to the pandemic. Read more ...

Game of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington are reportly expecting a...

Game of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington are reportly expecting a baby

Rose Leslie and Kit Harington are believed to be expecting their first child - Leslie appears in photo shoot with "baby bump". Read more ...