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  • Scientists have discovered a new ant species! We need your help naming it! Created with scientists from the Southern Research…

    Activity – Feeling Antsy

  • After reading “The Morel of the Story,” test your knowledge with a crossword puzzle.

    Crossword – The Morel of the Story

  • Test your knowledge on water, invasive species, and ecology.

    Crossword – Woolly Bully

  • Some scientists think that wildlife is mostly dependent on the immediate natural area in which it lives. The scientist in…

    Goldifinch and the Three Scales: Investigating Songbird Habitats Near Rivers

  • Some scientists think that wildlife is mostly dependent on the immediate natural area in which it lives. The scientist in…

    Goldifinch and the Three Scales: Investigating Songbird Habitats Near Rivers (Spanish)

  • In the Western United States, spotted knapweed is one of the most widely found nonnative plants. Spotted knapweed was brought to the United…

    Goll-ly! Don’t Take a Knapweed! The Impact of Nonnative Plants and Animals on Deer Mice

  • The scientists in this study were interested in figuring out what kind of treatment would lead to the best outcomes…

    Patchwork – Using Forest Patches to Help With Forest Restoration in Palau

  • Pine forests are common in the tropical Caribbean. Usually, these pine forests also have an understory of broad-leafed trees. Broad-leafed…

    Please Join Us for Dinner: Tropical Birds and Their Temporary Guests

  • Pine forests are common in the tropical Caribbean. Usually, these pine forests also have an understory of broad-leafed trees. Broad-leafed…

    Please Join Us for Dinner: Tropical Birds and Their Temporary Guests (Spanish)

  • Mushroom hunting is a specialized skill that takes years to learn. Wild mushroom species are difficult to identify, and many…

    The Morel of the Story: Comparing Scientific Research with Local Mushroom Hunters’ Knowledge of Morel Mushrooms

  • The scientists in this study were interested in learning about birds living in different sized kīpuka on the island of…

    Treasure Islands: Hawaiian Kīpuka and the Future of Native Hawaiian Birds

  • Water is constantly moving throughout the natural environment. Some scientists study the flow of water into, out of, and held…

    Woolly Bully: Estimating the Effect of an Invasive Insect on an Area’s Water Cycle