September 27, 2019

Red Tailed Hawks on the Move

This month, hawks are starting their migrations south.

September 26, 2019

Care and Feeding of a Pet Cricket

Some tips on catching and keeping crickets in a temporary home.

September 25, 2019

Insect Palaces

The Japanese traditionally put great care into the care of insect pets.

September 24, 2019

Slow Down and Open Your Windows

By opening our minds and ears to the rich world of insects, we may discover a new dimension of nature.

September 23, 2019

If a Jewel of Dew Could Sing..

The sound of the Bell Cricket has a special place in Japanese culture.

September 20, 2019

A Tradition of Listening

Insect song has been an important part of Japanese culture for centuries.

September 19, 2019

Cider Time

A brief history of cider.

September 18, 2019

A Look Inside the Eye

What’s it like to fly right into a hurricane?

September 17, 2019

Predicting the Big Ones

Scientists are starting to understand how to forecast hurricane activity — even years in advance.

September 16, 2019

Recipe for a Hurricane

Why do so many hurricanes happen at this time of year?

September 10, 2019

Black Gold

The harvest season provides a great source of material for composting.

September 6, 2019

A Ritual of Endurance

A test of an Apache girl’s fortitude and discipline, and a celebration of her womanhood.

September 5, 2019

Festival of St. Lazarus

In the Brazilian state of Bahia, St. Lazarus day is a celebration that blends European and African heritages.

September 3, 2019

From Slot Machines to Geiger Counters

They used to stand on the rooftops of the casinos and watch the mushroom clouds.