As ‘citizen science’ projects grow in popularity, science loses some of its mystery. That’s good.
Karen Monger says there's a more sustainable alternative to culling, pulling, or poisoning invasive plants: Put them on the dinner table.
Citizen science has led to a number of discoveries throughout history. Many agencies need help that families -– yes kids too! – can provide, from measuring precipitation to charting night skies to recording first bloom.
Google celebrates John James Audubon, the man behind those iconic bird drawings and Audubon Societies everywhere.
One in a series of mysterious mass bird deaths in the past month was the product of a USDA avicide program, which began as operation Bye Bye Blackbird in the 1960s.