NEW! Shallow seas, including warm tropical waters, fringe our planet’s continents covering the continental shelves. They make up just 8% of the world’s oceans but contain the vast majority of its marine life.
Grassland plains encompass a quarter of the land on earth and bear witness to some of the most dramatic wildlife stories on our planet... and in Africa, the Great Plains are wild and ever changing.
From the frozen worlds of Antarctica to the Arctic, the advance and retreat of the ice is the real challenge of day-to-day living for the unique creatures who call these places home.
WALKING WITH DINOSAURS:
A JOURNEY THROUGH TIME
Imagination meets paleontology at our first ever Tauck Event for families (July 17 – 21, 2014), created by Tauck and BBC Earth. Join us for the ultimate introduction to the cool mysteries of prehistoric life in Calgary, Alberta, a region known for its exceptional wealth of fossils. Go exploring with a paleontologist, spend a day with BBC Earth experts, and learn about techniques like fossil casting and the technologies used in animated dinosaur films. Join us for evenings of musical entertainment, cocktail receptions, dinners and family fun at fantastic Calgary venues!