There’s been a lot of talk recently about the collapse of honeybee colonies around the world. Discover why this die-off will affect you and what you can do about it.
Did you know that humans have an ecology just like plants and animals? Discover what a human ecology is and why having a good understanding of it is crucial for preserving biodiversity.
Hundreds of animals are currently listed as endangered or threatened. Who should take the blame for the dreadful future that these animals face? The answer may surprise you!
You’ve probably been hearing an awfully lot about carbon footprints lately. From Al Gore to Wal-Mart, everyone seems to be on the lookout for ways to reduce it. But what exactly is a carbon footprint? Find out here!
Ten percent of children with ADHD do not respond to medications while others have difficulty dealing with the unpleasant side effects. This led doctors and parents to seek alternative approaches for managing ADHD symptoms. Discover how a dose of mother nature may do your child a world of good.
The debate over genetically modified foods can be confusing. What are they? What are the benefits? Are there risks? Find the answers to all your GMF questions here!
With a bit of background about greenhouse gases and carbon emissions, most students will jump at any opportunity to reduce their carbon footprint. And, in the age of the Internet, it no longer takes a huge commitment – just a few clicks!
Whether it’s a last minute lesson plan, an educational tool or a reward for your students, all teachers occasionally show a film in the classroom. Consider these three outstanding nature films for your next feature flick!
The study of phenology, or the science dealing with relationships between climate and periodic biological phenomena, offers a fun and engaging ongoing activity for your students.
Dealing with bullies can seem like an endless battle where the biggest fights erupt at the most inconvenient times. As teachers, it’s important that we have our own arsenal of ammunition that we can pull up in a pinch. Here are five essential Web sites to bookmark for your next bully battle.