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Bucket List for Kids: Whale watching

Bucket List for Kids: Whale watching

Canada is a great place to watch whales, on both the Pacific and Atlantic coasts and even in between. Whales are very interesting to watch. They’re big so it’s hard to miss them. In fact, some whales are as big as a small airplane. And you can see them because they don’t stay under the water all the time like fish do. That’s because they breathe air through their lungs just like people so they … Read entire article »

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Bucket List for Kids: Highest tides in the world, Bay of Fundy, N.B.

Bucket List for Kids: Highest tides in the world, Bay of Fundy, N.B.

Everyone should go to Hopewell Rocks on the Bay of Fundy in New Brunswick to see the highest tides in the world. This is a big deal because the tides can rise as high as 16 m, which is the height of a four-story building. And they do this twice a day, every day. In other parts of the world, tides are usually one metre or less so it is understandable why the ones in … Read entire article »

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