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All Posts Tagged With: "turtles"

Kilauea: Mountain of Fire: Video: Green Turtle Recovery Program

Hunting and egg harvesting nearly brought green sea turtles to the brink.

Aug 17th, 2011 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Interview: Wallace J. Nichols

More than a decade ago, Wallace J. Nichols had the idea to satellite-tag an adult female loggerhead sea turtle named Adelita.

May 27th, 2010 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Introduction

(Airs Sunday, May 30) Along her 9,000-mile voyage to nest, our loggerhead tour guide encounters hammerhead sharks, deep ocean tempests, and fishing nets.

May 10th, 2010 | Comments

The Loneliest Animals: Video: The Last Living Pair of Rafetus Turtles

In China, the last female rafetus turtle is about to be introduced to her new home, where the last male is waiting to meet her.

Mar 2nd, 2010 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Turtle Voyager Game

Can you help this ancient traveler on a 9,000-mile passage across this vast ocean to lay her eggs in Japan?

May 8th, 2009 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Photo Essay: Turtle Anatomy

Learn about the loggerhead turtle's specialized adaptations.

May 29th, 2008 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Sea Turtle Navigation

Venturing across thousands of miles of open ocean, the loggerhead performs one of the most remarkable feats of orientation and navigation in the animal kingdom.

May 29th, 2008 | Comments

Voyage of the Lonely Turtle: Magnetic Mapping

Research on sea turtle navigation began with acclaimed zoologist Archie Carr in the 1950s.

May 29th, 2008 | Comments
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