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Exposure: Love and loss in a rapidly changing Alaskan wilderness
Exposure: Love and loss in a rapidly changing Alaskan wilderness
2021's weather disasters brought home the reality of climate change
2021's weather disasters brought home the reality of climate change
How Christmas markets became a classic holiday tradition
How Christmas markets became a classic holiday tradition
What 2021 looked like for migrants across the Americas
What 2021 looked like for migrants across the Americas
These are our best animal photos of 2021
These are our best animal photos of 2021
How to keep the red wolf from going extinct for a second time
How to keep the red wolf from going extinct for a second time

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How Christmas markets became a classic holiday tradition
How Christmas markets became a classic holiday tradition
How airlines are making travel easier for autistic passengers
How airlines are making travel easier for autistic passengers
These are the best travel photos of 2021
These are the best travel photos of 2021
Why does Italy have a ‘Trans-Siberian’ railway?
Why does Italy have a ‘Trans-Siberian’ railway?
Here’s the best place to see northern lights in the U.S.
Here’s the best place to see northern lights in the U.S.
Kenya’s wildlife warriors
How can we protect African wildlife? After captivating TV audiences with a nature show made by Kenyans for Kenyans, a conservationist says it’s up to Africans—not outsiders.

December 2021 Issue

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Think you know the planet? ‘Welcome to Earth’ will test that.
Think you know the planet? ‘Welcome to Earth’ will test that.
Why the wildebeest is the unlikely king of the Serengeti
Why the wildebeest is the unlikely king of the Serengeti
My visit with the spiritual voice of the hidden Serengeti
My visit with the spiritual voice of the hidden Serengeti
This plant no longer exists. But you can still smell it.
This plant no longer exists. But you can still smell it.

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