Hibernation is a marvel no matter the creature, but black bears do it best, managing to stay warm, strong, and healthy through months without food or activity. Oh, and their cubs are pretty cute, too.
In Aroostook County, a ragtag troop of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans converges on a wilderness school for nine weeks of camping, canoeing, and self-discovery. Can they find what they’re looking for in the Maine North Woods?
Extra photos of Magnificent Maine black bears captured by photographer Paul Cyr.
Could milk from a moose become a staple of a healthy Maine diet?
One Maine photographer’s quest to capture the full moon.
Will Carcinus maenas destroy Maine’s $15 million soft-shell clam industry?
The Maine Coon is one of the most loyal, personable, and lovable cat breeds around.
Scientists around the state are scrambling to save Maine’s bat population from a deadly fungus.
Joann Grohman has published nine books and five thousand blog posts (so far) on the subject closest to her heart: her family cow.
Scientists aim to unravel the mysteries of migration in the Gulf of Maine.
Maine has the nation’s third highest rate of Lyme disease, but the illness remains misunderstood and is often misdiagnosed.
The sighting of Maine’s first Eurasian collared-dove is not a cause for celebration.