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A Field Guide to Unexpected, Out-of-Place Wildlife
See a weird creature where it doesn’t belong? You might not be imagining things.
A Field Guide to Jackrabbits
Your guide to all things jackrabbits. Lesson number one: they’re not rabbits.
A Field Guide to Unusual Raptors of the Southern US
Look, everyone loves a red-tailed hawk. But after a while, it can be hard for an avid birder to score […]
Meet the Eastern Phoebe, the Flycatcher that Coexists with Humans
Cool facts and backyard tips about the eastern phoebe.
The Sound of Merlin: Like Shazam, but for Birds
Just like Shazam helps identify songs, the Merlin App does the same for birds, but for cedar wax wings and ovenbirds instead of 80s Hair Bands
Deer Mice: Get to Know North America’s Most Abundant Mammal
New science and strange facts about North America’s quintessential rodent.
Did You Know There Are Four Hyena Species?
Meet the hyenas you don’t know: cool creatures often unfairly persecuted.
Roadrunner: Meet the Real Bird Behind the Cartoon
Roadrunners can survive in the desert, outrun a human, and beat rattlesnakes to death. Seldom seen and under-appreciated, they’re a bird worth getting to know.
Meet the Muskrat: Push-Up Champion of Cattail Marshes
Meet the small semi-aquatic mammal of the cattail marsh.
There’s a Wolverine in My Neighborhood (App)
The peril (and promise?) of wildlife misinformation on social media.
Meet the Argonaut, The World’s Weirdest Octopus
Octopuses are awesome. These eight-legged oddballs of the ocean have always had a dedicated fanclub, and the recent documentary My […]
Earth Day Book Review 2021
Six books to celebrate the planet’s biodiversity and conservation.