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  Wolverine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The wolverine (Gulo gulo) is the largest terrestrial species of the Mustelidae or weasel family, and is also called the glutton or carcajou.
Wolverines mate in the summertime, but implantation in the uterus is delayed until early winter, which delays the development of the fetus.
The present worldwide wolverine population is unknown, although it appears that the animal has a very low population density throughout its range, possibly as a result of illegal hunting.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wolverine   (633 words)

 Wolverine (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wolverine has strong memories of loving the Native American woman, Silver Fox, and living with her in a cabin before they are recruited into Team X, but whether or not these memories are true would tantalize him for a long time before he finally learns the truth.
Wolverine took it upon himself to watch over the daughter, Amiko, who to this day Logan tries to visit, although she is currently under the care of his close friend and sometimes lover Yukio.
Wolverine is then captured by a restarted Weapon X program under the leadership of Director Malcolm Colcord, a soldier Wolverine disfigured when he escaped from the original Weapon X facility.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wolverine_(comics)   (8847 words)

 Biogeography of wolverine (Gulo gulo)
Wolverines occur in such low numbers across most of their remote habitat, and are so mobile, that it is has been extremely difficult to study them (Hornocker and Hash 1980; Primm and Clark 1996).
Wolverine numbers have dipped significantly across their range in the past 100 years due to hunting, trapping, poisoning, and habitat destruction caused by human settlement, forest clearing, and mining (Wilkinson 1998).
Wolverines are descendents of the large Miocene and Pliocene Plesiogulo, which apparently derived from a marten-like ancestor originating from the Martes genus (Gittleman 1989).
bss.sfsu.edu /geog/bholzman/courses/Fall00Projects/wolverine.html   (2377 words)

The wolverine is related to the weasel, they are known to be very shy and like most weasels the wolverine is scarcely seen.
The wolverines big furry feet act as snowshoes in the winter allowing the wolverine to bound along on the top of the snow and chase caribou, moose or other large animals.
Wolverine fur has a durability rating of 100 which means it’s hairs do not break off so it lasts for years.
library.thinkquest.org /3500/Wolverine.html   (588 words)

 Wolverine - Gulo luscus
One animal of the Taiga is the wolverine.
The wolverine is powerfully built and is well adapted to living in the cold.
The wolverine's fur is thick and a glossy dark brown.
www.blueplanetbiomes.org /wolverine.htm   (362 words)

 Hinterland Who's Who - Wolverine
The wolverine is known by a variety of descriptive names, including “skunk-bear,” because it marks its food and various landmarks with urine and musk, a fluid secreted from its anal glands, and “glutton,” because of its voracious appetite.
The wolverine is a carnivore, or flesh eater.
It has been suggested that wolverines raised in captivity could be used in reintroductions, where wolverines are moved to a new region in order to increase or augment existing populations or assist in the recovery of endangered populations.
www.hww.ca /hww2.asp?id=108   (2681 words)

During his leadership of Alpha Flight, Wolverine was approached by Professor Charles Xavier, who was looking for mutants to help his students, the X-Men, escape from the island-being known as Krakoa, which had captured them.
These injuries shorted out Wolverine's healing factor for a time, and Logan also discovered that the claws that he believed a result of the Weapon X project were in fact a natural mutation.
Wolverine's natural healing has been advanced to the point where he can heal extensive injuries (such as broken limbs) in a matter of hours to days.
www.marveldirectory.com /individuals/w/wolverine.htm   (1824 words)

 Wolverine Printout- EnchantedLearning.com
The wolverines (also known as the Skunk Bear or Glutton) is a large, strong, ferocious type of weasel that lives in cool forests and tundra in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Wolverines are protected by law in some places; overhunting brought them to the brink of extinction around 1900, but they recovered very well.
Anatomy: The wolverine is a bulky quadruped with a bushy tail.
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/mammals/weasel/Wolverineprintout.shtml   (273 words)

 Wolverine - The Wolverines of British Columbia, Canada. Wolverines in BC
Description - A bulky, bear-like animal, the wolverine is dark brown with broad, yellowish bands from shoulders to hips, meeting at the base of the tail.
Biology - 2 to 5 wolverine young are born in the early spring in a protected area such as a thicket or rock crevice.
The wolverine eats anything it can find or kill; being poor hunters they tend to follow wolves and bears, feeding off the leftovers from kills.
www.bcadventure.com /adventure/wilderness/animals/wolverine.htm   (188 words)

 X-Men Character Bios: Wolverine
Wolverine returned to the States, and was a core part of the team until the Mutant Massacre, when he began to mistrust his senses (he had smelled Jean Grey in the Alley and thought she was still dead), and took a leave of absence.
Wolverine was also helped by the assassin Elektra, whose mentor Stick had exhorted her to get Logan "back on the path." At this time, Logan moved to SoHo for a while, to get back to the people, and be in a freer environment that gelled more with his feral nature.
Wolverine found a hologram of Fury in the chop shop with the Sentinel parts, but it was a setup, and he never found Fury himself, since it was really Mystique, who wanted to give Logan a purpose in life by rekindling his ire towards the humans.
www.mutanthigh.com /wolverine.html   (3248 words)

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Wolverine is probably the most popular X-Man. He was never really my favorite, but I enjoyed reading his adventures, and enjoyed seeing him in the X-Men movie.
Wolverine first appears in the film with his back turned to the camera.
Wolverine is in the kitchen drinking from a gallon of milk when Sabretooth approaches from behind and strangles him with a chain.
www.angelfire.com /tx5/xmen   (382 words)

 Wolverine (Heavy Assault Bridge)
Wolverine fills the need for a combat gap crossing capability with the same mobility, survivability, and transportability as the M1 Abrams tank.
WOLVERINE is to be a one for one replacement for the Armored Vehicle Launched Bridge (AVLB) in select heavy divisional engineer battalions, armored cavalry regiments and heavy separate brigades.
WOLVERINE as part of the Breach Force and supported by friendly direct and indirect fires, will provide a 24 meter one way gap crossing capability for MLC 70 normal crossing loads with minimal preparation and with little or no loss of task force momentum.
www.fas.org /man/dod-101/sys/land/wolverine.htm   (1227 words)

 The religion of Wolverine of the X-Men (Logan)
Wolverine was for many years one of Marvel's most mysterious characters, as he had no memory of his earlier life and the origins of his distinctive Adamantium skeleton and claws.
Another important aspect of Wolverine's goals and personal code of ethics is his drive to regain and retain his humanity in the wake of his transformation into a living weapon at the hands the Weapon X program, the military/intelligence program which gave infused his skeleton with adamantium and trained him as a deadly operative.
Wolverine, volume 3, issue #6 features one of numerous comics in which Nightcrawler's religiosity is an important part of the story, and one of many stories in which Nightcrawler's deep faith is contrasted with Wolverine's relative lack of faith and religious understanding.
www.adherents.com /lit/comics/Wolverine.html   (7939 words)

One of the larger species of the weasel family, this stocky, muscular animal is today found, in its North American distribution, chiefly in the northern regions of Canada between the tree line and the Arctic coast.
Pugnacious, bold, and curious, like other weasels, the wolverine is omnivorous and consumes a wide range of edible roots and berries, small game, and fish.
Primarily solitary, the wolverine’s range is extensive, individual animals having been trailed for 60 to 80 kilometres over the snow.
www.nature.ca /notebooks/english/wolverin.htm   (156 words)

 IGN: X2: Wolverine's Revenge Preview
In Wolverine's Revenge we're actually transplanted back to the 1960s on more than one occasion to help Wolvie slash and hack is way to the evil scientists that that have infected him with a deadly virus.
Wolverine has a health meter and a rage meter that drain and fill up during combat.
Wolverine has special multiple opponent attacks he can pull off when he's surrounded by enemies.
xbox.ign.com /articles/383/383332p1.html   (833 words)

 Wolverine - Uncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Wolverine is arguably the most famous Canadian after The Shat-Man, and for similar reasons.
Wolverine was born Glen Danzig in 1832, but changed his name to Logan, after his real biological father's barber.
Wolverine was replaced with a Cylon named Fat Albert at a time when Wolverine was holding out for more money and a faster car before renewing his contract with the X-Men.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Wolverine   (1224 words)

 Mabelyn.com: The Wolverine Page
Wolverine is a man whose greatest fear is himself—a man who must contain the beast within while he battles to protect a world that both fears and hates him!
Wolverine is one of my favorite superheroes for a couple of reasons.
Wolverine is not your typical cut and dry good guy.
mabelyn.com /Wolverine   (580 words)

 THE WOLVERINE - information (Canadian Animals, Arctic Wildlife)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The wolverine is not related to the wolf or the bear.
Then the wolverine is left to eat the kill.
Wolverines are not fast movers, so they do not chase or stalk their prey.
www.saskschools.ca /~gregory/animals/wolverine.html   (241 words)

 The Wolverine and Jubilee Page
The Wolverine and Jubilee Page is a fansite dedicated to one of the most interesting, fantastic, comic book duos around.
Wolverine and Jubilee have been partners for years, and the great stories that comic book writers have spun about them continue to create and inspire devoted fans.
Wolverine and Jubilee are both ©copyrights of their respective owners, i.e.
www.wolverineandjubilee.com   (382 words)

 Marvel.com : Catalog - Spider-Man, the X-Men, Wolverine, Hulk, Fantastic Four, Ghost Rider, Iron Man, toys, movies, ...
Blasted with 5,000 rounds of machine gun shells and lifted to the edge of earth’s atmosphere by a giant robot, Wolverine was 85,000 feet in the air when he finally disabled the killing machine.
Wolverine returns to his “birthplace,” the top-secret military installation known as Department H, the site of the original Weapon X project.
The Story: Wolverine faces the evil priestess Hana, the demon lord Ryuki and their horde of zombie samurai, while his ally Mana searches for a way to defeat them once and for all and save the world.
www.marvel.com /catalog/listing.htm?category=WOLVERINE   (5571 words)

 Wolverine - The Life & Times of a Runty Canuck
Then came Wolverine - when the comic guy called me over, he had an issue open and was pointing to one panel in particular.
The one where Wolverine was punctuating his resignation as Weapon X by slicing through the tie of the man (Major Chasen) giving him lip.
Wolverine©, Logan©, The X-Men©, related character(s) and the distinctive likeness(es) thereof are Trademarks of Marvel Characters, Inc. and are used with permission.
www.angelfire.com /ns/logan/index.html   (1224 words)

 The Wolverine Foundation - Main Page
The Wolverine Foundation, Inc. was formed in 1996 to promote interest in the wolverine's status and ecological role in the world wildlife community.
It is a non-profit foundation comprised of leading wildlife scientists knowledgeable in the life history, ecology, and management of one of the least understood and most fascinating creatures on earth.
The Wolverine Foundation, Inc. recognizes the need for a coordinated science-based effort to elevate the wolverine's management status through support and initiation of research, and to develop an information network for professional and public education.
www.wolverinefoundation.org   (240 words)

 Wolverine (2007)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Wolverine lives a mutant life, seeks revenge against Victor Creed (who will later become Sabertooth) for the death of his girlfriend, and ultimately signs up and goes through the mutant Weapon X program.
Benioff's screenplay is currently being rewritten by David Ayer.
Is Wolverine the strongest character in the whole Marvel universe???
www.imdb.com /title/tt0458525   (221 words)

 Wolverine Mutual Insurance Company - Dowagiac, Michigan
Wolverine Mutual is a regional property and casualty company marketing competitive personal lines insurance coverages through independent agents in Michigan, Indiana and Wisconsin.
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www.wolverinemutual.com   (194 words)

 Amazon.com: Wolverine TPB: Books: Chris Claremont,Frank Miller   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This story cements Wolverine as a Ronin, a Samurai without a master, and shows him one of his greatest loves, the tragic Mariko Yashida, who is still one of my favorites out of Logan's vast bevy of beauties.
In this story where we learn Wolverin's strong Japanese roots help shed light to that and pave the way to future stories of the same caliber.
We also see Wolverine at some of his most calculated, that there's a reason that he's the best there is at what he does.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/087135277X?v=glance   (1609 words)

 YOJOE.COM | Wolverine [Armored Missile Vehicle]
The body of the Wolverine was later used to created the Lynx.
In Europe in the early 1980s, the Wolverine was recolored in fl and released as the Action Force Wolverine.
In Brazil in 1986, the Wolverine was sold as the Tanque Lança Foguete.
www.yojoe.com /vehicles/83/wolverine   (131 words)

 WOLVERINE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As many of you know, Nate decided to be Wolverine for Halloween...
Nate used Photoshop to enlarge an image of Wolverine's claws from the X-Men movie that he had downloaded.
The next step was to put each claw under the wire brush wheel to give them a "brushed aluminum" finish, which Nate determined would look closest to "adamantium", which Wolverine's claws are actually made out of.
www.muc.muohio.edu /~natedogg/main.htm   (700 words)

 The Wolverine Message Board
I'm trying to argue why wolverines uniform is verry wolverine.
Re: I'm trying to argue why wolverines uniform is verry wolverine.
Re: Marvel i think is aware of the fact their writing isn't doing as well as it should lately.
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