Catch up on Morty’s ongoing challenges with Alexa – and mom’s new riding perch! Read Sherri’s essay on the deep intelligence and highly intuitive abilities of our feathered companions. In Lavender’s latest comic strip, Cheeks is getting in a little ‘undercover’ playtime. News on the Wing brings readers the latest wildlife and environmental issues collected…
For our August selection, we’ve chosen The Wilden Marsh Blog. This blog showcases and champions the wildlife and natural environment of the Lower Stout Valley of Worcestershire England. Blogger Michael Griffiths provides stunning photographs and compelling descriptions of the daily happenings of the varied and beautiful Marsh residents. Check our The Wilden Marsh Blog! The…
Charles King tells the story of Franz Boas’ powerful challenge to racial science — and of how others like Margaret Mead and Zora Neale Hurston contributed to that project.(Image credit: ullstein bild Dtl./ullstein bild via Getty Images) via ‘Gods Of The Upper Air’ Traces The Birth Of Cultural Anthropology — Science : NPR
This month’s edition of News On The Wing brings together a wide-ranging roundup of wildlife and environmental conservation and protection, gardening tips, and of course some cute animal photos. Grab a coffee, sit back, and catch up on what’s been happening in the world of wildlife and nature. Here’s a sneak peak: From the Audubon…
Pew Environment – @pewenvironment Baby shark! This rare NOAA footage shows a catshark embryo wiggling inside its egg case, attached to coral off Puerto Rico. #sharkweek Watch the baby shark embryo video here.
The Wildlife Trusts – @WildlifeTrusts We need urgent action to protect our natural world. Click on the link to add your name to thousands of others asking the Government for better protection of wildlife and wild places (link: https://wtru.st/2PXiz7F) wtru.st/2PXiz7F Watch the video here. #WilderFuture
Oceana – @oceana The oceans need sea turtles! Help prevent unnecessary sea turtle deaths in shrimp trawl nets by supporting the proposed Turtle Excluder Device (TEDs) rule: (link: https://bit.ly/2Yvwclh) bit.ly/2Yvwclh #TEDsForAllTrawls Watch the video here.
An ingenious marketing campaign that pairs human population growth and wildlife extinction! Center for Bio Div – @CenterForBioDiv Our Endangered Species Condoms offer a fun, unique way to get people talking about the link between human population growth and the wildlife extinction crisis. Learn more: (link: http://EndangeredSpeciesCondom.com) EndangeredSpeciesCondom.com Watch the video here – video
Stay tuned, we’re putting the finishing touches on our August News On The Wing and Wildlife Blog Watch updates! In the meantime, how ’bout a brain teaser – good luck (hee hee)!
In our August issue of It’s A Birb Thing, Cheeks decides that she’d rather play with her new toy – undercover, than listen to mom and go to sleep. by Lavender