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Paul Rosolie, a wildlife author and conservationist, volunteered to be swallowed by an anaconda to draw attention to habitat loss in the amazon.

Viewers Disappointed ‘Eaten Alive’ Star was Not Consumed by Anaconda

It is not every day that TV audiences root for a man to be consumed alive by a massive anaconda, which was the subject of the much-anticipated Discovery special Eaten Alive starring conservationist Paul Rosolie. The two-hour documentary focused on Rosolie’s expedition to the Amazon rainforest…

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Orange jewelweed, also known as the spotted-touch-me-not, is native to North America.

Study: Plants Adapt Defensive Mechanisms to Survive Deer “Predation”

Most outdoorsmen rarely think of deer in a predatory light, but scientists say that an unchecked deer population can rapidly eat its way through a healthy forest—a self-destructive act that can lead to mass starvation. However, plants are not just hapless victims, either, and a study recently…

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