• Nature -- How Wildebeest Saved the Serengeti
    S38 E2: How Wildebeest Saved the Serengeti
    In the 1960s, ecologist Tony Sinclair made a breakthrough discovery when he ...
    In the 1960s, ecologist Tony Sinclair made a breakthrough discovery when he observed a huge population surge of wildebeest in the Serengeti. He found that the wildebeest were the key to keeping the ...
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  • Nature -- Gaining Vision Underwater
    S38 E2: Gaining Vision Underwater
    With severe myopia hindering her vision on land, scientist Mary Power's love for ...
    With severe myopia hindering her vision on land, scientist Mary Power's love for aquatic life began when she realized she could see much better underwater. The refraction of the water in her ...
    0:02:07
  • Nature -- How Starfish Changed Modern Ecology
    S38 E2: How Starfish Changed Modern Ecology
    Witness scientist Bob Paine's breakthrough discovery of keystone species, ...
    Witness scientist Bob Paine's breakthrough discovery of keystone species, through his ingenious experiment with tidepool starfish.
    0:02:49
  • Nature -- Why Citizen Science - Mary Mooney
    Why Citizen Science - Mary Mooney
    Meet Mary Mooney - a lawyer who volunteers as a citizen scientist with the ...
    Meet Mary Mooney - a lawyer who volunteers as a citizen scientist with the Terrapin Project. Hear how her involvement has served as an antidote to her busy urban life and has helped her reconnect with ...
    0:02:23
  • Nature -- Why Citizen Science - Sarah Edmunds
    Why Citizen Science - Sarah Edmunds
    When Sarah first participated in Frog Watch, USA she had no idea the impact it ...
    When Sarah first participated in Frog Watch, USA she had no idea the impact it would have on her life. Now, with several Citizen Science projects experience under her belt, she has gotten her master's ...
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  • Nature -- Can a teenager befriend an octopus?
    S38 E1: Can a teenager befriend an octopus?
    The idea that humans and mollusks could have any kind of relationship is ...
    The idea that humans and mollusks could have any kind of relationship is remarkable when considering the evolutionary distance between the species. Yet watch the playful relationship between a ...
    0:01:57
  • Nature -- An Octopus' Coconut Home
    S38 E1: An Octopus' Coconut Home
    This octopus has devised an ingenious way to create a moveable shelter by ...
    This octopus has devised an ingenious way to create a moveable shelter by assembling two halves of a coconut shell.
    0:02:29
  • Nature -- Baby Cephalopods' First Moments
    S38 E1: Baby Cephalopods' First Moments
    Watch as baby octopuses and squid hatch from their eggs and immediately begin ...
    Watch as baby octopuses and squid hatch from their eggs and immediately begin hunting and camouflaging themselves.
    0:02:31
  • Nature -- Octopus Dreaming
    S38 E1: Octopus Dreaming
    Do octopuses dream? Watch the brilliant color changes of a sleeping octopus that ...
    Do octopuses dream? Watch the brilliant color changes of a sleeping octopus that indicates she may be dreaming.
    0:01:48
  • Nature -- Why Citizen Science - Mara Davi Gaines
    Why Citizen Science - Mara Davi Gaines
    This month, we're asking folks why they personally want to be involved in ...
    This month, we're asking folks why they personally want to be involved in Citizen Science. Meet Mara Davi Gaines, a Broadway and television actress and zero-waste advocate who just learned about ...
    0:03:40
  • Nature -- Citizen Science Story: The New York Botanical Garden
    Citizen Science Story: The New York Botanical Garden
    See the great citizen science work going on at the New York Botanical Garden. ...
    See the great citizen science work going on at the New York Botanical Garden. Meet a group of retirees who have volunteered to be citizen scientists and are tracking the pollinators in the Native ...
    0:02:33
  • Nature -- Why Citizen Science - George Gurgis
    Why Citizen Science - George Gurgis
    George Gurgis is an undergrad studying zoology, but he's also an active citizen ...
    George Gurgis is an undergrad studying zoology, but he's also an active citizen scientist. Here he shares how participating in citizen science projects gives him a way of connecting with his community ...
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  • Nature -- Citizen Science Story: Project TRUE
    Citizen Science Story: Project TRUE
    Project TRUE is an initiative by the Bronx Zoo/WCS that allows high school ...
    Project TRUE is an initiative by the Bronx Zoo/WCS that allows high school students to get hands-on experience in biological fieldwork studying urban ecology. Learn about the valuable research one ...
    0:03:53
  • Nature -- Citizen Science Story: The Great Sunflower Project
    S37 E15: Citizen Science Story: The Great Sunflower Project
    See how this group of 4th graders became citizen scientists by learning about ...
    See how this group of 4th graders became citizen scientists by learning about bees and participating in the Great Sunflower Project.
    0:01:45
  • Nature -- Citizen Science Story: Track a Lilac
    S37 E15: Citizen Science Story: Track a Lilac
    Citizen Scientist Jane Williamson-Davenport shares her experience monitoring ...
    Citizen Scientist Jane Williamson-Davenport shares her experience monitoring lilacs as part of The National Phenology Network's Track a Lilac project.
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  • Nature -- Mom Saves Pups on Wolf Trail Cam
    S37 E15: Mom Saves Pups on Wolf Trail Cam
    In this clip from American Spring LIVE, a trail cam captures a mother wolf ...
    In this clip from American Spring LIVE, a trail cam captures a mother wolf taking her pups out of their den after the snowmelt caused a flood inside.
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  • Nature -- The Great Sunflower Project - Spanish
    S37 E15: The Great Sunflower Project - Spanish
    The Great Sunflower Project necesita ciudadanos científicos que identifiquen ...
    The Great Sunflower Project necesita ciudadanos científicos que identifiquen dónde les está yendo bien a los polinizadores y dónde no.
    0:01:19
  • Nature -- The Great Sunflower Project - English
    S37 E15: The Great Sunflower Project - English
    In 2008, we started this project as a way to identify where pollinators are ...
    In 2008, we started this project as a way to identify where pollinators are doing well and where they are not. We also aim to give people like you the tools to learn about what is happening with the ...
    0:01:19
  • Nature -- Track a Lilac Crash Course - Spanish
    S37 E15: Track a Lilac Crash Course - Spanish
    Track a Lilac es un proyecto de ciencia ciudadana organizado por The USA ...
    Track a Lilac es un proyecto de ciencia ciudadana organizado por The USA National Phenology Network
    0:01:50
  • Nature -- Track a Lilac Crash Course - English
    S37 E15: Track a Lilac Crash Course - English
    Track a Lilac invites you to find a nearby lilac and report whether they see ...
    Track a Lilac invites you to find a nearby lilac and report whether they see leaves or flowers on their plant. The data contributes to a national database that will be used by researchers to better ...
    0:01:50
  • Nature -- Happy Valentine's Day From Nature
    Happy Valentine's Day From Nature
    Love is all around in the natural world, and it deserves to be celebrated! ...
    Love is all around in the natural world, and it deserves to be celebrated! Whether it's affection between mothers and babies, lifelong mates, or unlikely friends, many animals have a special way of ...
    0:00:43