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Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

Thomas is an environmental advocate currently residing in the Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, he enjoys experiencing the outdoors, raising chickens and ducks, and reading about current environmental issues. Despite slight colorblindness, his favorite color is green.
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Your Favorite Banana Could Go Extinct Thanks To A Deadly Fungus

If you visit a grocery store’s produce section, there’s one fruit that you are almost definitely going to see: the banana. Bananas are a healthy fruit loaded with fiber, potassium, and other vitamins. [1] And chances are, whether you’ve eaten 10, 100, or 1,000 bananas in your life, you’ve eaten the same exact type of […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Rare Albino Dolphin Gives Birth to Lovely Pink Calf

I can’t be the only one who didn’t know dolphins could be completely pink. Could albinism get any more adorable? Dolphins are some of the sweetest and friendliest animals in nature. Many of us grew up reading stories of dolphins rescuing drowning sailors in turbulent seas. Dolphins generally make people feel positive emotions of love […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Millennials are Bringing Back the Milkmen

Home milk deliveries from local dairies and creameries used to be a part of the daily routine for many families up to the 1950s and ’60s. However as it became easier and cheaper to purchase milk from the store, the milkman began to disappear. Now, a change in consumer behavior is bringing back the milkmen. […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Scuba diver comes face to face with a seven-meter long anaconda underwater

Brazilian scuba diver Bartolomeo Bove has proven to the world in an incredible video that the largest species of snakes, the giant, green anaconda, are not aggressive as they are often misunderstood to be. In the Formoso river of Mato Grosso do Sul, Central Brazil, Bove and his friend Juca Ygarape were scuba diving when […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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World’s Only Pink Manta Ray Caught On Camera in the Great Barrier Reef

The diversity you find in nature is absolutely incredible. There are so many different plants and animals with specific evolutionary traits, that just when you think you’ve seen it all, you’re confronted by something new, interesting, and at times dumbfounding in nature. Animals can range from being one color or color pattern across their species […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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German Lab Called Out for Abhorrent Animal Cruelty

An undercover investigation carried out by Cruelty Free International and Soko Tierschutz revealed the horrifying animal cruelty that animals are being subjected to at the Laboratory of Pharmacology and Toxicology (LPT) in Mienenbuttel, Hamburg Germany [1]. According to CFI, LPT is a “family-owned contract-testing laboratory carrying out toxicity testing for pharmaceutical, industrial and agrochemical companies […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Rainbow Snake Seen In Florida’s Ocala National Forest For First Time since 1969

One hiker in Florida, Tracey Cauthen, discovered a rare rainbow-colored snake, a rare species that experts haven’t seen in that area for over 50 years.   Cauthen spotted the beautiful four-foot-long snake while hiking through the Ocala National Forest, which is 47 miles north of Orlando. The Florida Museum of National History confirmed this sighting was […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer