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Will Canada leave it to the beaver?

I stumbled across a story on the internet yesterday that one member of Canada’s parliament  has proposed changing the national emblem from the beaver to the polar bear. Funny, I always thought the maple leaf was Canada’s national emblem. Learn something new … Continue reading

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The ecological benefits of “eager beavers”

The trivia question used to say, “what is the only constructed feature not built by man which is visible from space?” The answer used to be the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia, which was constructed by coral. … Continue reading

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