October 31, 2017

Punkie Night

A precursor of Halloween?

October 30, 2017

Scorpions – Ouch!

How dangerous is a sting from a scorpion?

October 27, 2017

Poison Ivy – Solving a Mystery

Researchers trying to grow Poison Ivy discovered that all their seedlings were being destroyed.

October 26, 2017

Poison Ivy vs Fungus

You think researchers studying poison ivy would have an easy time growing it. Not quite!

October 25, 2017

Urban Ants

Meet the unofficial members of the New York City sanitation department.

October 24, 2017

Making an Immersive Recording

Get your headset on!

October 23, 2017

Soundscapes – Location, Location

Under the Sequoia tree where John Muir and Teddy Roosevelt camped.

October 20, 2017

City Ant, Country Ant

Welcome to the urban insect jungle.

October 19, 2017


Some caterpillars can keep predators and human researchers at bay.

October 18, 2017

Pulse of the Parks

An audio snapshot of all the species making sounds nearby.

October 17, 2017

Fermi’s Paradox

If theyre out there, why haven’t they come here?

October 16, 2017

The Ultimate Message in a Bottle

How would you compose a message to ET?

October 13, 2017

Sound Around

Documenting the sounds of nature.

October 12, 2017

When Nature Takes Charge

In wildlife preserves, should we allow nature to “take its course”?

October 11, 2017

The Arecibo Message

Reaching out to ET, in ones and zeroes.

October 9, 2017

Scorpions – Hiss

Don’t tread on me!

October 6, 2017

Helping Shorebirds to Survive

An insider’s look at how scientists monitor bird life after a devastating hurricane.

October 3, 2017

Magdalena Pilgrimage

Every October, there’s a sixty mile pilgrimage to the Mexican village of Magdalena in honor of St. Francis.