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December 8, 2019

This month's Tufts Pollinator Initiative blog post, written by yours truly, lists gift ideas for the pollinator enthusiasts in your life! 

Check out the gift ideas here

Happy holidays from me and the rest of the Tufts Pollinator Initiative

October 21, 2019

As a kid, I thought that all scientists dressed in a white coat and goggles, ready to mix chemicals and use fancy equipment in a lab. I didn't realize that in playing outdoors, catching insects, and asking questions, I was doing science. Now as a fie...

September 13, 2019

Last month I had the opportunity to run a workshop on protecting native bees for 250+ kids at Camp Micah in Bridgton, ME. Like humans, bees need three things: food, shelter, and water. In my workshop, the campers focused on shelter—we built 200 bee “...

July 2, 2019

For the last few years, I have had the honor of working with staff at the Discovery Museum in Acton, MA to develop and present my "All About Bees" program. Museum visitors get to taste honey, observe insects under a microscope, and make their own bee...

May 13, 2019

"If you ask questions, make predictions, and search for answers, you are a scientist. 'Science' isn’t a person in a lab coat using fancy equipment and mixing chemicals, it’s a process that can be done in a lab, in a classroom, at home, out in the fie...

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