Category Archives: science

Amsterdam – Oceans Rise

Science news reports and TV specials surfacing lately have been focusing on rising ocean levels. Islands especially are in jeopardy. This post looks at a country I visited one very rainy week in November that leads the way in trying … Continue reading

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Cicadas Emerge When Predators Are At Their Lowest

Always Something to Learn Have you ever stopped to be amazed by the periodical cicada when they make their Springtime appearance? They are so prehistoric looking too. They intrigue me. A behavioral ecologist with Cornell University, Walter Koenig, lead author … Continue reading

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