Hot Topics: Exoplanets – the Emerging Frontier
One of the real breakthroughs in astronomy in the past 30 years has been the ability to discover planets orbiting stars other than our sun, In this talk we’ll discuss how this can be done, and even more amazingly, how we are learning about the characteristics of these worlds. And finally, we will discuss the importance of these discoveries to the understanding of our own solar system.
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20 hours ago
Sparrows (a.k.a LBBs or Little Brown Birds) can be hard to identify for beginners - and even some advanced birders - but they play an important role in our backyards and local parks and are worthy of our notice. This summer is the perfect time to work on sparrow identification- and this guide is a great start. Happy Sparrow-ing! ... See MoreSee Less
Have you registered for our upcoming webinar with Dr. Doug Tallamy, yet? Spaces are filling quickly. Sign-up now!
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3 days ago
We know things are stressful now, but we also know that nature heals. For the next several Mondays, start your week off with a mindfulness activity that you can try on a walk around your backyard, neighborhood, local green space or along the trails of The Wilderness Center. ... See MoreSee Less
4 days ago
Even though we are not doing face-to-face programming, we can still help you learn about nature when you visit TWC! Purchase an Insect Fun Packet ($9.95) on your next visit and we will lend you a net. Then let the fun begin! All packets include a bug box, firefly craft, metamorphosis craft and camouflage game. ... See MoreSee Less