December 14, 2012

webcam focused on reindeer in Caledonia, Michigan


Reindeer and caribou are the same animal.  Males tend to lose their antlers before Christmas, which is why many people believe that Santa’s reindeer are actually female.  Watch these reindeer via webcam live. 



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updated 12-18-18

December 5, 2012

November 19, 2012

webcam focused on Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey


Originally a basilica, later a mosque, and now a museum, the Byzantine Hagia Sophia, seen here via webcam, is one of the oldest churches in the world and is famous in particular for its massive dome.




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image cRobert Raderschatt via Wikipedia

November 2, 2012

webcam focused on polar bears in Churchill, Canada


The world’s largest land carnivore, polar bears have one of the longest fasts of any animal--from July through November--and by October they are mighty hungry.  Watch the polar bears via webcam.




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image c2012 Carole Terwilliger Meyers 
updated 4-7-18

October 24, 2012

webcam focused on grizzly bears at Katmai National Park & Preserve in Alaska


Grizzlies hibernate during winter, and leave their den in April or May.  See the Katami National Park brown bears webcam at Brooks Falls on the Alaska Peninsula located across from Kodiak Island.



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updated 4-7-18


July 27, 2012

webcam focused on fish at Birch Aquarium at Scripps in La Jolla, California


This webcam lets you dive into a two-story, 70,000-gallon tank without getting wet!  You’ll see leopard sharks, garibaldi (the bright orange fish), eels, barracuda, giant sea bass, and more.  Weekly dive shows occur at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays.  WEBCAM DEACTIVATED



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image from Birch Aquarium website 

July 12, 2012

webcam focused on The Royal resort in Playa del Carmen/Riviera Maya, Mexico


Though this webcam at The Royal resort in Playa del Carmen takes a while to load, the result is worth the wait.  Each guest room has its own terrace--90 percent with a hammock—and indoor whirlpool hot tub for two.  WEBCAM DEACTIVATED



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image ©2012 Carole Terwillliger Meyers

June 15, 2012

webcam focused on the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France



This icon was built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris.  He was also involved in building the Statue of Liberty in the U.S.  This webcam is focused on the Eiffel Tower.




image from Wikipedia

May 11, 2012

webcam focused on snow eagle nest in Ellsworth, Maine


This snow eagle nest is being monitored by webcam by biologists from Biodiversity Research Institute.





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updated 4-4-18

April 26, 2012

webcam focused on Red-tail hawks' nest in Ithaca, New York


Two webcams are focused on this red-tail hawk nest perched atop a 70-foot-high light pole on the athletic field at Cornell University.  It takes 50 days for the eggs to hatch.  At times you will see the male, Big Red, and the female, Ezra.



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April 5, 2012

webcam focused on Peregrine falcon family in San Francisco, California


The Peregrine falcons have done it again! Four new chicks have hatched in their nest on the 33rd floor of the Pacific Gas and Electric Co. building in downtown San Francisco. The chicks hatched on April 1, no fooling!  Webcam focused on Peregrine falcon nest.  




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updated 5-12-16; 4-4-18

March 2, 2012

webcam focused on the Northern Lights in Fairbanks, Alaska


You need some luck and to stay up late at night to see these dancing green northern lights in the night sky.  You can also see them via webcam.  



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3-4-13 update:  you now must pay a membership fee to view

February 24, 2012

webcam focused on Winter, the celebrity dolphin, in Clearwater, Florida


If you’ve seen the delightful movie “Dolphin Tale,” you’ll especially enjoy viewing this webcam focused on dolphin star Winter’s tank at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. This is where the story originated. Three webcams are hooked up; if one isn’t working, try the others.



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photo courtesy of Hawks Cay Resort in Florida updated 4-8-18

February 10, 2012