Dunn’s Never Home Alone Wins AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books
Never Home Alone: From Microbes to Millipedes, Camel Crickets, and Honeybees, the Natural History of Where We Live has won the 2020 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books!
From ship ballast to your backyard – citizen scientists solve ant enigma
Many of the ants we see on a daily basis originated from one European population and belong to a single, mysterious species. We only know this due to citizen science efforts, advanced genetic analytical tools, and pecan cookies.
The Last Butterflies – an evening with the author, Dr. Nick Haddad
Join Dr. Nick Haddad for a discussion on conservation in a changing world and readings from his new book, The Last Butterflies: A Scientist’s Quest to Save a Rare and Vanishing Creature. Haddad shows that through the efforts to protect […]
Where Have All the Big Bees Gone?
Big-bodied bees, like carpenters, are everywhere in the spring. Yet, now that summer has entered its full swing, carpenter bees have seemingly disappeared. Is this cause for concern?