Science Experiments

Not only is bird-watching fun, it's also good for you! Learn the benefits of bird-watching and some of the best resources for identifying birds, both by sight and by sound, including one of the best FREE resources for identifying birds: Merlin Bird ID.

Why You Should Add Bird-Watching to Your Day

Mark your calendar! The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) takes place next weekend (from Friday, 2/15- Monday, 2/18/2019).  In it’s 22nd year, the GBBC gathers information to understand the “big picture” of what’s happening to bird populations around the world. […]

Investigating static electricity

Why Static Electricity Seems Worse During Winter

If you’re anything like me, you’ve likely experienced a few extra zaps as you go throughout your day. You reach for a doorknob, touch a TV screen, or even pet your beloved dog or cat and are rewarded with a … Why Static Electricity Seems Worse During Winter Read More »