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From spectacular sunsets to grumpy grizzly bears: 10 must-share photos from June

July 1, 2014, 11 a.m.
irish countryside

Photo: Catie Leary/MNN Flickr Group

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Why Ireland is the 'Emerald Isle'

Before we get to the fierce and cute animals from the month, we have one more landscape that readers loved. (It seems you all seem to love landscapes best!) This photo by MNN's own Catie Leary from a recent trip to Ireland highlights the area's amazing countryside patchworks of greens and golds. This made many of us bump Ireland up to the top of our must-visit list.