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Steve Irwin: The Crocodile Hunter

Steve Irwin was born on February 22, 1962 to Bob and Lyn Irwin. He was born in Melbourne, Australia, and later moved to Queensland. Both of his parents were interested in biology; his mom was a wildlife rehabilitator and his dad worked in herpetology, the study of reptiles. When they moved to Queensland in 1970,… Continue reading Steve Irwin: The Crocodile Hunter

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Jacques Cousteau

Jacques Yves Cousteau was born on June 11 1910 to Elisabeth and Daniel Cousteau. Jacques also had an older brother named Peirre-Antoine who was born in 1906. Even when he was young, he loved the water. He learned to swim when he was four and built a model marine crane when he was eleven. Jacques… Continue reading Jacques Cousteau

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Daphne Sheldrick, the Elephant Rescuer

Daphne Sheldrick was born in 1934 in Kenya to Bryan and Marjorie Jenkins. She was born at the time when Kenya was still a British colony. She loved working in conservation and helped a lot over the years. In 1953, she married Bill Woodly, who worked at Nairobi National Park. In 1960, they got divorced… Continue reading Daphne Sheldrick, the Elephant Rescuer