From Cincinnati to the Arctic Tundra

Welcome to Polar Bear Week, also known as, my favorite week of the year! It’s early November. It’s cold. It’s snowy. Polar bears are waiting for the sea ice to form. Polar Bear Week coincides [...]

Helping Monarchs on their Great Migration

Monarch butterfly (Photo: Sarah Elam)
Monarch butterflies flutter among a sea of yellow goldenrod, driven by an internal compass to make their way south to Mexico. This great migration is built into their bones, well technically into their thorax. [...]