We were so encouraged by our reader’s report about the conference of the California Native Plant Society (CNPS) that we decided to attend the conference of the National Park Service (NPS), “Science for Parks, Parks for Science” at UC Berkeley, March 26-27, 2015… 1,872 more words
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On this Earth Day 2015…
Let us consider the importance of insects.
E. O. Wilson is our nation’s preeminent scientist. Now in his 80’s and Professor Emeritus at Harvard, he has spent his career studying the social behavior of ants….but with a truly impressive knowledge of both the sciences and humanities…his keen and compassionate mind also offers us insights into the nature of that other successful social animal… 651 more words