September 28, 2018


You may want to think twice before recruiting Geckos for roach patrol.

September 27, 2018

Pounding the Mound

The Baka use an ingenious method to harvest termites.

September 26, 2018

People of the Rainforest

The Baka use their knowledge of plants to help them catch fish.

September 25, 2018

The Telltale Click

Distant relatives of both dolphins and whales, hippos may also use sound to echolocate.

September 24, 2018


They produce sounds especially suited for transmission through air and water.

September 21, 2018

Sound Ark

Today we let the animals do the talking.

September 20, 2018

The Shaman’s Message

The survival of indigenous people is linked to the survival of the natural world.

September 19, 2018

A Network of Shamans

Sharing the secret knowledge of plants and herbs.

September 18, 2018

The Shaman’s Son

Understanding the spiritual life of a forest.

September 17, 2018

Red Skies

Look to the clouds for hints about tomorrow’s weather.

September 14, 2018

Crickets and Cockroaches

Does animal behavior give us clues about the weather?

September 13, 2018

Wind and Woolly Bears

Can timeworn proverbs help us forecast the weather?

September 12, 2018

Mow High With a Sharp Blade

Lessons learned from golf course greens can improve a home lawn.

September 11, 2018

Water and Song

Casting off the year’s cares during Tashlicht.

September 10, 2018

Bread on the Water

A symbolic practice on the first day of the Jewish New Year.

September 7, 2018

Start With One Tree..

One of Africa’s most successful environmental movements started with planting seven trees.

September 6, 2018


The most overpopulated country in the world is..?

September 5, 2018

Sing to the Fish

Mandarese fishermen sing to their prey.