Ice crystals create a halo over Craig Beals called a "Sun Dog" over the Greenland Ice! SUMMER 2008 (more)

Craig Beals researching the "steppe" from a Mongolian Mountaintop! SUMMER 2009 (more)

Craig Beals chasing Cheetahs across the "Etosha Pan" (dried up lake bed) in Namibia, Africa! SUMMER 2010 (more)

Wandering through the Borneo rain forest, machete in hand, Craig Beals searches for Orangutan! SUMMER 2011 (more)

Craig Beals at Xanantunich, Mayan Temple Belize

Craig Beals climbs the steps leading to the top of Xanantunich, Mayan Temple, while leading an expedition in Belize SUMMER 2012

Craig Beals perched atop Turtle Rock in Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia with Ger's (traditional Mongolian huts) in the background SUMMER 2013

Craig Beals with his "lab" partner at 10,087ft collecting data for his Alpine Ecology Monitoring Project on Montana's Beartooth Plateau SUMMER 2014 (more: Snow, Flowers)

Craig Beals researching Belize's coral reefs at Tobacco Caye, a 3 acre island with ~15 residents SUMMER 2014