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Our newest small-group trips, provided in partnership with G Adventures, blend fun, hands-on exploration with meaningful cultural encounters, as well as more free time and choices, all for an unbeatable value. See All »
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Kristofer Helgen is a research zoologist and curator-in-charge for mammals at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. He holds a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Adelaide in Australia and has worked on almost every continent. Helgen is renowned for discovering new mammals and has identified about 100 species previously unknown to science. He has also appeared on numerous television and radio programs around the world.