July 26, 2019

Antarctic Winds

It’s winter in Antarctica, where the land is ravaged by 100 knot winds.

July 25, 2019

Morris Dancing – Like Devils Incarnate

While it’s history is a mystery, the English tradition of Morris Dancing has managed to survive for centuries.

July 24, 2019

Awakening the Earth with Dance

An old English folk form that is thriving on both sides of the Atlantic.

July 23, 2019

Hippos – How Low Can They Go?

These three-ton animals may communicate using sounds below the range of human hearing.

July 22, 2019

The Clammer

It’s clamming season in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

July 19, 2019

Apollo 11 – The Eagle Has Landed

Celebrating our landing on the moon fifty years ago.

July 18, 2019

Wally Schirra – Space Pioneer

Schirra was the only astronaut to fly on the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions.

July 17, 2019

Wally Schirra – Spaceship Earth

One of NASA’s first astronauts takes us inside the space capsule.

July 16, 2019

Apollo 11 Scale of the Universe

Trying to wrap your mind around the size of the universe is like trying to count the grains of sand on a beach.

July 15, 2019

Apollo 11 – The Fragile Earth

Fifty years ago when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon, astronaut Michael Collins circled overhead.

July 12, 2019

Lovebugs Meet Their Nemesis

Yet another reason to have electric cars!

July 11, 2019

Moths, Moonlight – and Your Car

The truth about why moths are attracted to light bulbs.

July 10, 2019

The Splat Test

There’s a lot to learn from the big blob left on your windshield by an unfortunate horse fly.

July 9, 2019

Windshield Entomology

Here’s a new way to pass the time on a long car ride.

July 8, 2019

Unsung Insect Heroes

They are responsible for more cross-pollination than the honeybee!

July 5, 2019

Berries and Bugs for the Blues

Small wonder there are no Bluebirds at your bird feeder.

July 4, 2019

Sounds of July Fourth

Fireworks, marching bands, and words from some famous Americans.

July 3, 2019

Battling for Bluebirds

If you want Bluebirds in your nesting boxes, it likely means evicting Sparrows and Starlings.

July 2, 2019

Seeds, Weeds, Natives and Nurseries

They’re good for the environment, but what’s the best way to find native plants?

July 1, 2019

Planting Native Species

There’s something we all can do to help protect local animals and plants.