Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Get Involved Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:00:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Finding the Lonely Whale: Q&A with Actor and Producer Adrian Grenier Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000 3_edited_thumbThe "Entourage" star explains why he wants to make a documentary about the "52-hertz whale."]]> 0 Why I Made “EARTH A New Wild” Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000 sanjayan with vultureIn my new PBS series, I wanted to show the planet not as we wish it to be, but as it really is.]]> 7 New PBS Series Reflects Shift in Perception of Humanity’s Role in Nature Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 Panda on a Log"EARTH A New Wild" seeks to change the way we think about our connection to the planet.]]> 3 Listening to the Forest Giants Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:18:00 +0000 redwoods, CaliforniaWe can learn a lot from redwood trees. Once timber sources, they are now national treasures.]]> 0 Nature Is Speaking — Is Humanity Listening? Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:00:00 +0000 A Bolivian boy examines a long-horned beetle. (© Trond Larsen)Protecting nature in a bubble is not the answer. People must benefit more from keeping nature intact than from destroying it. ]]> 1 Environmentalism Gets a Much-needed Rebrand Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 A Ghanaian woman prepares saabu — a porridge made from maize — for the morning meal. (© Benjamin Drummond)Nature isn't fragile. People are.]]> 0 Teenager Bikes Across Africa for Conservation International Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 photo courtesy of David CraneIn the middle of a four-month bike race, CI supporter David Crane blogs from Ethiopia.]]> 1 6 Books to Read This Winter Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Paradise Harbor, AntarcticaTo learn more about nature, development and the modern world, CI staff recommend these reads. ]]> 0 The Planet Thanks You — and So Do We Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 (© Rod Mast)A big "thank you" to all the donors and friends who supported us in 2013.]]> 0 3 Conservation Champions Who Rocked Our World in 2013 Mon, 30 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Monique Pool, founder of Green Heritage Fund SurinameMy team felt honored to capture these three visionaries on film.]]> 3