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I've spent my life writing about, and attempting to protect, wildlife and the environment. I founded the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society and I've chased after whaling ships with Greenpeace. My latest book details personal encounters humans have had with polar bears. Contact: kieranakvegas@gmail.com

Author Stories
Apr 7, 2014 10:19 AM ET
Japan has agreed not to go whaling in the Antarctic next year. So what happens next? Continue reading →
Apr 3, 2014 06:58 PM ET
The layer of ice that covers the Arctic Ocean will now begin its annual spring and summer decline. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 11:29 AM ET
Rushing rivers are helping melt Arctic sea ice, according to new research by NASA scientists. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET
A Google Street View of the tundra helps scientists as well as armchair polar bear watchers.
Feb 22, 2014 03:53 PM ET
Rescuers cut hundreds of feet of fishing line from emaciated whale off Hawaii. Continue reading →
Feb 12, 2014 01:16 PM ET
The eight nations with Arctic territory aren't prepared to respond to a major shipwreck, reports a new study. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2014 12:31 PM ET
Britain is reeling from record rain and floods. A government agency examines the climate connection. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2014 11:45 AM ET
A polar bear mother -- with cubs in tow -- charges a large male feasting on a freshly killed seal.
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