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VIDEO: Manatee Surprises Paddleboarders

By: Jay Jasinski

A Match Made in Viral Video Heaven: Manatee Meets paddleboarders If only this manatee were wearing a Hawaiian shirt and a pair of shades. The manatee, who wanted to hang with some paddleboarders in Florida, is already being labeled as  “super chill” by the Huffington Post and is a bona fide social star. I’m sure…

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VIDEO: New Underwater Microscope Reveals Coral Reefs Like Never Before

By: Jay Jasinski

Benthic Underwater Microscope Helps Scientists Better Understand Coral From big to small, our oceans are filled with incredible life. While large animals, such as whales and sharks, get most of the attention, technology is showing size doesn’t matter when it comes to sheer beauty and amazement. According to the Scripps Oceanography YouTube account, “A new…

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VIDEO: Want to Heal the Planet? Learn from Dr. Susan Pacheco

By: The Climate Reality Project

Ten years ago, when Susan Pacheco sat down to help her children with their homework, she wasn’t thinking about changing the course of her life. She was thinking about getting them to finish their assignments, getting dinner ready, and getting through a long list of patients at her university’s clinic the next day. As it…

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Video: Sharks in Trouble (Cabo Pulmo 2016)

By: Jay Jasinski

Mission Blue Calls for Conservation Over Killing for Sharks Near Cabo Pulmo Today is #SharkAwarenessDay. As we celebrate these amazing predators, it’s important we also talk about the threats they face and how we can help save them. RT for #SharkAwarenessDay! Swimming with Sharks: An Interview with Dr. Chris Lowe https://t.co/s8S0O3d8bB pic.twitter.com/PTQe5ccwZO — Planet Experts…

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Planet Expert Dr. Erica Wohldmann Wants You To Rediscover Your Inner Wild Child

By: Jay Jasinski

An Urban Dweller’s Guide to Rewilding | Planet Expert Dr. Erica Wohldmann | TEDxUCLA “We modern humans are not well adapted to the environments we’ve created.” Planet Expert Dr. Erica Wohldmann makes the case that people need to rediscover their inner wild child to live happier, healthier, and more sustainable lives. Watch the full TEDx…

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Must-See: Divers Encounter Enormous Sunfish

By: Jay Jasinski

A Rare Sunfish Encounter Caught on Video Considering the size of sunfish it’s strange to think that they are a rare sight for divers, but the mega-sized fish spend most of their lives in the open ocean. Luckily, these divers were able to capture their unique interaction on video. According to Earth Touch’s youtube account,…

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Environmental Activists are Being Murdered

By: Jay Jasinski

Brave women and men all around the world — many of them indigenous — are being killed for defending their communities and protecting the environment. Please watch and share this video to honor these dedicated activists, and take action by signing Watch‘s petition: http://bit.ly/29bk1AT

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Tuesday Motivation: Jaguar Fishing Underwater

By: Jay Jasinski

Jaguars are known for climbing trees, doing cute things as cubs, and for their beautiful spots, but did you know they’re also competent fishers? Check out this amazing video of a jaguar fishing underwater via Viral Video.  

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Tree-Mounted Device Rewards Eco-Friendly Behavior With Free WiFi

By: Jay Jasinski

TreeWiFi Rewards People With Free WiFi For Reducing Pollution An Amsterdam entrepreneur is trying a different approach to getting people to reduce air pollution. Instead of simply asking people to be green, he’s offering a reward. TreeWiFi uses bird house like structures with LED lighting to alert people when air pollution is low. When the…

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VIDEO: Why Is This Butterfly Drinking Turtle Tears?

By: Jay Jasinski

A butterfly drinking the tears of a turtle might sound like the premise of an awful emo song, but it’s a reality in many parts of the world. Drinking tears for sodium is known as lachryphagy, a common practice for many butterflies. Except for a temporarily blocked view, the act of a butterfly drinking the…

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Over 100,000 Kids Form Aerial Art for #WorldOceansDay

By: Jay Jasinski

How can 100,000 children create art, ignite change, and transform our world? In case you haven’t heard, today is World Oceans Day. While our oceans are important EVERY day, they rarely make the headline news. So how do you get people talking about our oceans when so many issues, politics, and cat memes battles for…

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Whale Shark Allows Diver to Free it From a Fishing Line

By: Jay Jasinski

Patient Whale Shark Rescued by Diver Whale sharks are colossal. According to a post by Planet Experts Organization Mission Blue, “Weighing in close to 45,000 pounds and nearing 40 feet in length, the whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the world’s largest living fish species.” Despite their tremendous size, whale sharks still get trapped in fishing lines,…

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Andy Samberg Thinks Turtles Should Be Around For Another 200 Million Years

By: Jay Jasinski

The Lonely Island (Andy Samberg, Akiva Shaffer, and Jorma Taccone) Want You to Help Save Turtles…And Watch Their New Movie The Turtle Conservancy got a big boost from “Pop star” Andy Samberg and The Lonely Island in a new video to raise awareness for turtles. Why would three of the biggest names in comedy use…

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This Young Environmentalist Wants You to Stop Being Rude to Our Planet

By: Jay Jasinski

A Young Environmentalist’s Plea Goes Viral Here at Planet Experts, we’re always trying to find new ways to get people to care about the environment. From scary infographics to expert op-eds, we’ve covered the gamut. But sometimes being succinct and straightforward is the best way to reach a wide audience. Just ask Henry Marr of…

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Video: There Are Fewer Than 45 Red Wolves Left in the Wild

By: Jay Jasinski

Red Wolves are on the Verge of Extinction To help draw attention to our country’s diminishing red wolf population, and to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s failure to adequately protect them, Planet Expert organization Center for Biological Diversity created this poignant video. Please help spread the word by sharing on social media. Here’s what…

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VIDEO: Gorilla Proves You Can Nap and Eat at the Same Time

By: Jay Jasinski

Gorilla Can Barely Stay Awake While it Eats We’ve all been there before: you’re on your Tuesday afternoon lunch break, and you can’t decide if you’d rather nap in your car or eat lunch. Well, why not do both? This Silverback mountain gorilla accomplishes the impossible by taking a nap while enjoying a yummy snack….

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VIDEO: Fishermen Make Daring Move to Save Beached Shark

By: Jay Jasinski

Fishermen Put Their Lives in Danger to Save Shark Sharks are not rare in Australia, which is why it’s not unusual to hear about a shark being accidentally caught in fishing lines. What is unusual is to hear about a group of brave anglers putting their lives in danger to save one of these hooked…

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VIDEO: Baby Rhinos Cry When They Run Out of Milk

By: Jay Jasinski

Baby Rhinos Cry Over No Milk Baby rhinos are adorable to look at, but have you ever heard one cry? In this video from Working With Rhinos, three rhino babies start wailing when they run out of milk. According to Working With Rhinos’ youtube account: These orphaned baby rhinos watched as their moms were killed…

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